Fig Tree Foundation supports Calgary-based organizations working on sustainable international development. We do this by providing grants and loans to organizations and delivering networking and capacity building programs. We also raise public awareness about international development by hosting events and sharing information.
We have provided more than $420,000 in funding over 16 years and supported projects in 14 countries. Previously funded projects include: gender equality, health, education, training, renewable energy, microfinance, reforestation, agriculture, water and sanitation, and small business development. We have established a thorough evaluation process to ensure projects we fund are sustainable, supported by the local community and will have a lasting impact.
Our Requests – What You Can Do
DONATE: The projects we fund would not be possible without our amazing donors! From capacity building activities in the Calgary community to support for international projects, every dollar donated provides high quality resources and services to organizations and communities in Calgary to increase the effectiveness and impact of Calgary-based international development. If you are interested in supporting our mission, invest with us through ATB Cares or Canada Helps using the button below!
VOLUNTEER: Want to get involved? Contact us about available volunteer positions.