Donate to hundreds of charities making a difference in Edmonton

Your tax-deductible donation will go towards critical work being done by registered charities in Edmonton. Plus, your donation is pooled with others to help achieve wide-reaching effects in your community.

The CanadaHelps Edmonton Fund is an aggregate fund that includes hundreds of small and medium-sized charities that are working in your local community – perfect if you’re looking for a simple way to make an impact across a broad sector of charities!

Improve your city and help your neighbours by funding essential social services, supporting local art and culture, and building safer communities. Your donation will support Edmonton charities and help drive change by supporting local food banks, creating more shelters, improving access to resources for children and youth, rescuing and protecting animals, and more.

Donate to make Edmonton an even better place to call home! Plus, get a charitable tax receipt instantly.

What people are saying

“LOVE this concept! I always donate to local charities because I see the change they bring to the community. So good to see that this lets me contribute to the different areas the charities are working in.”
Deanna Bradley

What makes up the CanadaHelps Edmonton Fund

Social Services
Public Benefit
Indigenous Peoples
Arts & Culture


The CanadaHelps Edmonton Fund includes 163 local charities who are working to make Edmonton a better place!

The Edmonton Fund is an aggregate fund that includes hundreds of small and medium-sized charities, including food banks, homeless shelters, other social services, arts and culture charities, environmental organizations, children’s charities, and much more.

To ensure donations reach charities easily and efficiently, charities must be one of the 19,000 charities registered to receive funds electronically from CanadaHelps. Funds are transferred at the end of each quarter. The chart above shows the primary category associated with charities included in the fund, although many charities are associated with more than one category. We regularly update the list of charities in the CanadaHelps Edmonton Fund.

To see the list of charities included in this Fund, you can view the list here.

Why donate to a Local Fund on CanadaHelps?

The power of many
Join with others in your community and support hundreds of local charities making a difference with a single donation!
Trusted, local, registered charities!
Your donation goes to trusted, registered charities. You get a tax receipt too, which can help reduce your taxes.
Broad impact
Support a wide range of causes that together make your community vibrant, safe, and a great place to live.

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