The Community Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador's vision is thriving Newfoundland and Labrador communities where everyone belongs. CFNL facilitates charitable giving by stewarding funds and connecting diverse people, ideas and resources.

Established in 2001, CFNL stewards more than $2 million in philanthropic investment for the benefit of the province, has facilitated granting of over $4 million since 2017 and leads community knowledge initiatives like NL Vital Signs. We're part of Community Foundations of Canada (CFC), the national network for Canada's 200+ community foundations that, combined, stewards $7 billion in resources and reaches 90 percent of the country's geography.

Learn more about our services for individuals, families and professional advisors in the Giving Guide or how we can support local governments and community organizations through Community Services.

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2024 CFNL Board Call for Nominations

  CFNL is recruiting members to join its board of directors.  New members have an exciting opportunity to shape an organization with national relevance while grounding it in the beauty and strengths of the people who call Newfoundland and Labrador home and the place that’s given us all so much. 


2023 Giving Season Ideas

  It’s the Giving Season. For many of us, we give and receive so much at this time of year as we move through many holiday celebrations.   We’re excited to highlight the way many community organizations are inviting you to get involved in Giving Back this holiday season. We’ll keep


Vital Partners

Vital Partners ensure a strong Community Foundation in this province and are an important part of the community working towards thriving Newfoundland and Labrador communities where everyone belongs. Thank you for your generous contributions.