change lives.

Who We Fund

Their vision is to see people overcome barriers to a full and independent life. The developmental supports they offer help community members achieve their goals. This includes access to substance use recovery counselling, opportunities to improve health and education, and more.

It is person-centric, trauma-informed, recovery oriented and strength-based. 

Ability New Brunswick aims to empower and give independence to those with a spinal cord injury or a mobility disability. By providing innovative services, developing progressive public policy.

Adult Literacy Fredericton strives to empower adult learners aged 18 and over, by helping them acquire reading, writing and numeracy skills necessary to function successfully at home, work. Through this work, learners are better equipped to reach their full potential in the community. 

Autism Connections Fredericton (ACF) is a locally based non-profit organization committed to helping individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), their family, friends, and professionals working with them in the Fredericton area. We provide free access to referrals, resources, support, education, and outreach services to our members and the public.  

Big Brothers Big Sisters aims to help children in our community through mentoring relationships. Serving as role models, our mentors teach by example the importance of giving and giving back, of staying in school, and of having respect for family, peers and community.

CRMHAA advocates for mental health, and facilitates support groups for mental health service users. They also strive to educate the public and corporations on the importance of mental health. They offer certification in Suicide Intervention and Mental Health First Aid. They partner with the John Howard Society which aims to eradicate homelessness.

Chimo Helpline is a provincial crisis phone line, accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to all residents of New Brunswick. They can provide a listening ear, helpful information, crisis intervention and referrals to over 4000 resources in the province of New Brunswick.

Chipman Youth Centre is a organization located in Chipman New Brunswick which aims to provide appropriate supervised activities and programs for youth ages 5 – 19 to enhance their social, emotional, educational and physical well being.

CNIB provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life.

Easter Seals New Brunswick is a bilingual, not-for-profit organization, working in partnership with persons with disabilities, enabling them to attain independence and equality of opportunity available in their communities.

Elementary Literacy Friends (ELF) is a volunteer reading program offered to Anglophone schools across New Brunswick for struggling readers in early elementary.

ELF programming pairs trained community volunteers with students who need additional time and support to master various literacy skills.

Family Enrichment and Counselling Service Fredericton Inc. is a not-for-profit, community agency dedicated to providing counselling services, educational programs, and mediation in Fredericton and surrounding area. They provide services to: children (play-based therapy); individuals, families, and couples; to employees through EAP and to employers through on-site consultation and training; and to the community through personal and professional development programs and advocacy.

The FBGC is committed to transforming the lives of children, youth and their families including those most vulnerable, by providing safe places and offering services and programs designed to meet the evolving needs of our community.

Fredericton Homeless Shelters aim to restore human dignity to those who were experiencing homelessness in Fredericton and the surrounding areas. The Fredericton Homeless Shelters have three shelters, the Men’s Shelter, Grace House for Women, and Brunswick Home Transitional Housing. Together, the shelters provide temporary housing to over 300 individuals every year.

Social Enterprise Employment Pilot

Habitat for Humanity Fredericton Area is a non-profit charitable organization working towards a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live. Habitat brings communities together to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeownership. To date, they have had the privilege of housing 50 families throughout our region - with plans to house six new families in 2022.

Inclusion NB operates a variety of programs that support people with an intellectual or developmental disability, and their families, in the areas of:

Early learning and childcare

Inclusive education

Transition from school to work

Social inclusion and community involvement

Individual and family support

Human rights and social policy

Inclusion training/Professional learning

Jobs Unlimited is an employment agency for men and women with an employment barrier. They aim to facilitate work placement for individuals who face significant barriers to employment within the community.

The purpose of this organization is to assist inmates, ex-offenders, and those considered to be at risk to offend (due to their economic, emotional, social, or other factors) in their attempts to re-enter the circles of mainstream society. The mandate is three-fold: direct service, reform and community education and development.

LIBERTY LANE is a non-profit organization that offers Second Stage Housing to women and children who have experienced family violence. 

Meals on Wheels of Fredericton Inc. is a not-for-profit organization with a mandate to provide nutritious meals and social support to seniors, individuals with disabilities, and those recovering from illness, surgery or injury; to assist them in the enhancement of a healthy and independent lifestyle.

The Neil Squire Society has been revolutionizing the lives of Canadians with disabilities since 1984 through accessible technology.

Their work is focused on four distinct areas: Innovation, Digital Literacy, Employment, and Assistive Technology.

Their work enables people with disabilities to achieve their goals, reach their full potential and continue living life to the fullest.

Sistema NB is a free, daily, after-school program that will inspire children to achieve their full potential. Children will learn how to play an instrument and experience the joy of being part of an orchestra. Designed to be fun and engaging, children learn valuable life skills while at the same time grow musically.

OPAL Family Services, was incorporated as a charitable entity in 1984 as a means of providing respite for parents who have a child or adult dependent with an intellectual disability. OPAL strives to meet this need for respite by providing services specifically designed to give parents a break.

Oromocto and Area Food Bank provides some of the basic necessities in crisis and emergency situations to the financially vulnerable members of our community. 

Partners For Youth Inc. engages youth who are facing challenges in their lives and assists them in becoming capable, connected, and contributing members of their communities. We achieve our mission by developing innovative programs and services that promote experiential learning in safe, supportive, and rewarding environments. Our work is done in collaboration with public, private, and not for profit partners.

Sexual Violence NB provides information, support, and counselling to those affected by sexual violence (sexual assault, sexual harassment, child sexual abuse, and incest) and dating violence. To work towards the eradication of sexual violence.

Sunbury West Head Start

Sunbury West Headstart strives to enhance early childhood development of cognitive, social, emotional, and physical health in preschool aged children: empower parents through educational opportunities and involvement in decision making; and engage individuals, organizations, and businesses to develop cooperative partnerships and strengthen community resources for families

The Gaia Project, uses a unique approach to empower youth to take action. We incorporate inquiry-based education, curriculum links, and local action in each of our projects.

Supporting their healthy hampers program.

Youth In Transition addresses the needs of at-risk or homeless youth by offering supportive living arrangement in conjunction with a program aimed at increasing their self-esteem and independent living skills. At Chrysalis House, they provide a nurturing home for youth to mend their past hurts and a supportive and engaging environment for them to develop essential life skills.