The mission of the Women’s Musical Club of Toronto Foundation is to develop and prudently manage the financial resources required to support the activities of the Women’s Musical Club of Toronto, including its long-established chamber music concert series and funding of awards and scholarships to continue the development of talented young Canadian classical musicians.
About Women's Musical Club of Toronto Foundation
The WMCT Foundation was established in 2000 with the goal of promoting classical chamber music by supporting the career of Canadian classical musicians, and classical music organizations, both in Toronto and across Canada. The Foundation meets its goals by funding the initiatives of the Women’s Musical Club of Toronto, ensuring the WMCT’s financial stability.
The Foundation’s priority in fulfilling its mission is to enhance the financial stability of the Women’s Musical Club of Toronto through the funding of various initiatives including:
• The WMCT’s scholarships at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, and The Royal Conservatory of Music
• The Career Development Award, worth $20,000, awarded every three years to a young Canadian musician on the threshold of a professional career
• Sponsorship of concerts in the WMCT Music in the Afternoon concert series which provides performance opportunities for young Canadian chamber musicians.