Family Legacy: Strengthening the Community
Since 1962, the Nickle Family Foundation has served the community by providing charitable grants to worthy organizations in Calgary. We adapt often to help our grants meet the changing needs of the community.
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In response to the COVID-19 situation Nickle Family Foundation will streamline its application and approval process with the objective of helping with the community’s most urgent needs.

Our priorities:

  • Immediate client wellness needs

  • Agencies with whom we have partnered in the past

  • Agencies ineligible for United Way or government emergency funding

If you wish to apply for a grant please Submit Your Application Here.

Our next decision announcements will be made in the fall of 2020.

Enhancing Quality of Life

Our mission as a family is to engage with the community, provide financial grants that have strategic value and fulfill an ongoing commitment to enhancing the quality of life in our city and province.

Our community contributions are not specialized. We support a variety of worthy charitable organizations across many sectors. In the past, we have funded charities focused on social services, culture, education and health.