What we’re up to

Outdoor Play Strategy

Youth and the Environment

The Foundation’s newest impact area aims to support leadership and development opportunities for adolescents and emerging adults within an environmental context.

Child & Youth Diabetes Strategy

Child & Youth Diabetes Strategy

Building on the Foundation’s 15 years of leadership and experience funding diabetes prevention and management programs for children and youth.

Impact Investing

In addition to our grantmaking, the Lawson Foundation is leveraging its assets to create social good through impact investing.

Outdoor Play Strategy

Outdoor Play Strategy

Our $2.7 million dollar Outdoor Play Strategy seeks to help us better understand how to increase children’s opportunities for self-directed outdoor play in all settings – at home, in school, in child care, the community and nature.

Supporting the Charitable & Nonprofit Sector

Providing support to organizations and initiatives that promote and encourage philanthropy in Canada and that help build the capacity of charities and nonprofits to succeed.

News & Updates

Grantee Perceptions Survey Results

The Lawson Foundation in collaboration with our Foundation House partners, The Counselling Foundation of Canada and Laidlaw Foundation, recently undertook a project to gather feedback from our grant recipients. An independent organization, GrantBook, was hired to...

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