Innovation Foundation

The Innovation Foundation is a charitable organization that supports the advancement of knowledge innovations in science and the arts.  It does so by funding the development of knowledge-based projects and cultural innovation by non-profit and charitable causes that contribute to enhancing the quality of life in Canada.  

The current beneficiaries are:

IP Osgoode at Osgoode Hall Law School is an independent and authoritative voice which explores legal issues at the intersection of intellectual property (IP) and technology. We aim to provide balanced and objective research, a wide array of learning opportunities for law students, and ultimately, act as a facilitator for the flourishment of a knowledge-based society in Canada.


SickKids Foundation is the largest non-governmental granting agency in child health in Canada. Our mission is to inspire our communities to invest in health and scientific advances to improve the lives of children and their families in Canada and around the world.


A national celebration of the theatrical arts, the Stratford Shakespeare Festival is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to creative discovery and the pursuit of excellence. It unites the widest possible audiences with the most accomplished theatre practitioners that together explore anew the universal and enduring truths contained in the best of world drama, both classical and contemporary, while playing an active part in shaping the theatre of the future. 


Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) is an independent, road safety research institute. TIRF conducts scientific research to identify the human causes and effects of road crashes. It develops and evaluates programs and policies to address them, and shares research findings through a wealth of free educational resources and education programs.


The Royal Conservatory is one of the largest and most respected music education institutions in the world, providing the definitive standard of excellence in curriculum design, assessment, performance training, teacher certification and arts-based social programs.

"You can imagine your kind support is worth a great deal to us; it truly makes a difference in our ability to present outstanding theater and inspire young and old alike to embrace this life affirming art form."

Cynthia Young
Major Gifts Manager, Stratford Shakespeare Festival