Honda Canada Foundation

We were created to lend a hand to registered non-profit charities that strive to make the lives of Canadians better.

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A Better Tomorrow

$2M+ donated annually.

Every year we give over $2 million to a variety of causes across Canada to help create a brighter tomorrow for us all.

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Helping at Home

6.5M+ Canadians helped.

Since 2005, we’ve impacted one in every six Canadians through initiatives ranging from education to environmentalism.

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Giving is Timeless

3,100+ volunteer hours.

Honda Associates donate thousands of hours to valuable causes every year. We’re proud to help make Canada a better place.

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Enabling the Realization of Dreams

We support people and organizations that focus on our four pillars: Family, Environment, Engineering and Education. This allows us to make a positive contribution to Canadians everywhere.

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Make-A-Wish® Canada

Make-A-Wish® Canada is an affiliate of Make-A-Wish® International, the largest wish-granting organization in the world, making dreams and wishes come true for more than 450,000 children since 1980.

We help charities that support children and their families in times of need, and we help fund programs that create learning opportunities for families as a whole.

Partners & Recipients

We’re dedicated to helping those who strive to make our society better. Our relationship with charities is focused on programs that balance the most pressing needs of youth and education.

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Apply For Funding

All applications are done online and once reviewed, we will notify you of the status of your application.

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Recent Activity

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Supporting young people in crisis across the country with Kids Help Phone

The Honda Canada Foundation is the 2020 National Sponsor for Kids Help Phone’s Back to School program. Our contribution will help support children, youth, and educators, with additional online tools and resources throughout September and October as school reopens.

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$500,000 Given for Pandemic Relief

We’re helping Canada’s hospitals and foodbanks fight the pandemic with a $500,000 donation, in addition to a $1 million pledge to food banks across the continent.

Canadian Cancer Society Odyssey donation

The Honda Canada Foundation donated 10 Odyssey minivans to support and decrease everyday stresses for people with cancer accessing the Canadian Cancer Society Wheels of Hope service.

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$25,000 Spread Between Local B.C. Charities

Recipients include the Victory Literacy Connection, Raincoast Conservation Foundation, Shelbourne Community Kitchen, Cowichan Therapeutic Riding Association and Victoria Youth Empowerment Society.

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$30,000 Donated to the CP24 CHUM Christmas Wish

For the eighth consecutive year, we donated toys, cash and volunteer time to put smiles on children’s faces, just as the holiday season rolls around.

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Matthews House Hospice Receives a Honda Odyssey

This in-kind donation is an extension of the HCF’s longstanding partnership with Matthews House, including a $750,000 donation to help build an extension to the hospice.

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New $1.8 Million Multi-Faceted Partnership with Georgian College

Along with Honda of Canada Mfg., we’re excited to announce a $1,843,500 donation in cash and in-kind to help benefit students, faculty and industry.

Canadian IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe meets with Make-A-Wish Canada children at the Honda Indy Toronto

We Top Our Fundraising Goal, Raising Over $120,000 for Make-A-Wish® Canada

This was made possible thanks to the incredible generosity of race fans at the Honda Indy, the Ontario Honda Dealers Association (OHDA) and the Honda Canada Foundation.