When we work together, we can make sure women’s unique health needs are seen and met.

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Where does my donation go?

Together, we can ensure all women in Canada have the opportunity to receive equitable and inclusive care. 100% of your donation will be used to support the over 360 women’s health charities we work alongside.

Community Grants Program

The Shoppers Foundation for Women’s HealthTM Community Grants Program funds local charitable programs and innovation initiatives, aimed at improving access to equitable and inclusive care for all women in Canada.

Applying to the program

Applications are invited from Canadian registered charities working toward health equity by addressing the areas and needs where women are underserved. Grants up to $100,000 are available to ensure women can access the care and support they deserve.

Eligibility Criteria

The Shoppers Foundation for Women’s HealthTM is committed to fostering health equity for all women in Canada. We recognize there are numerous causes deserving of support; however, we are not able to support them all. Our focus is to support women’s health in an effort to maximize our resources and drive meaningful impact.

Please note, the Shoppers Foundation for Women’s HealthTM does not fund:

  • Organizations that are not Revenue Canada designated charities

  • Individuals

  • Fundraising initiatives, including auctions, benefits, dinners, exhibits, conferences and sports events.

  • Courtesy or journal advertising campaigns

  • Endowments or capital campaigns

  • Sports sponsorships

  • Religious organizations

  • Individual fundraising campaigns (walks, runs, bikes etc.)

Key dates

Applications accepted between April 10 and May 5, 2023.

Applicants will be notified by July 31, 2023.