Thank you very much to our generous financial supporters. We couldn’t do this without you!

Founding Partner

The Lyle S. Hallman Foundation is a granting foundation continuing a tradition of giving, focused in its home of Waterloo Region, supporting health, education and children’s initiatives that inspire and grow individual and community potential. Lyle Hallman was a generous philanthropist who during the course of his lifetime (1922-2003) worked to make a lasting difference in the lives of the people of his home community of Waterloo Region. His strong commitment to education, health and children is reflected in the mission of the Foundation.

Corporate and Community Supporters


  • Brant Community Foundation
  • Brant United Way
  • Caledonia Community Foundation
  • Cambridge and North Dumfries Community Foundation
    • Anonymous Fund
      Berg Family Trust Fund
      Blasman Family Fund
      Collins-Wright Family Fund
      Daidy and James Flavelle Fund
      Jane & Ken Wright Family Fund
      J.D. Walden Fund
      Langdon Hall Fund
      Preston Chapter IODE
      Terry and Margaret Osbourne Family Fund
      The Marion Edgar Fund

  • Catholic Community Foundation of Waterloo Region
  • Centre Wellington Community Foundation
    • Kathie Hammond Literacy Fund

  • D.H. Gordon Foundation
  • Kiwanis Foundation of Canada
  • Mersynergy Charitable Foundation
  • The Excellence in Literacy Foundation
  • The Guelph Community Foundation
    • Community Fund for Canada’s 150th
      Hugh and Lorna Guthrie Fund

  • The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation
    • Alex and Trish Brown Family Fund
      Alex Schmidt Memorial Fund
      Community Grants Fund
      Erb & Good Family Funeral Home Community Fund
      Greater KW Chamber of Commerce - Corporate Challenge Fund
      Lonsdale and Roberta Schofield Fund
      Paul Kuntz Legacy
      TD Bank Financial Group Employees Endowment Fund
      The David and Eleanor Yach Family Fund
      The International Plowing Match '95 & '12 Fund
      The Jim and Sue Hallman Fund
      The Savvas & Lenia Chamberlain Fund
      The Spinnaker Fund
      The Waterloo Region Record Literacy Fund
      The Woolwich Community Fund - Funds for Distribution

  • Samuel W. Stedman Foundation


  • Energy + Inc.
  • Essroc Canada Inc.
  • Giant Tiger
  • Investors Group
  • Meridian Credit Union - Galt Branch
  • M R & R Data Services Inc.
  • Norwex Canada
  • Paul A. Bender Insurance
  • Sun Life Financial
  • TD Wealth
  • Tepperman's
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc.

Clubs, Schools, Groups

  • ETFO - Waterloo Region Occasional Teachers’ Local
  • IL Thomas School Community, Six Nations
  • Jarvis Public School
  • Kiwanis Club of Brantford
  • K-W Montessori School Inc.
  • Lansdowne-Costain Public School
  • Lynndale Heights Public School
  • Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association - Waterloo Unit
  • Retired Teachers of Ontario District 11
  • Retired Teachers of Ontario District 12
  • Rotary Club of Brantford-Sunrise
  • Rotary Club of Brantford
  • Rotary Club of Cambridge North
  • Rotary Club of Kitchener
  • Rotary Club of Kitchener-Westmount
  • Tait Street Public School
  • The Park Baptist Church Christian Couples Club
  • Walsh Public School
  • Waterford Public School
  • Wesley United Church
  • Westvale Public School
  • Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Education, Student Donations

Third Party Events

  • Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
  • Maryhill Knights of Columbus Vegas Night
  • Mighty Machines
  • Peter Braid Celebration of Service
  • Peter Hallman Memorial Fast Pitch Tournament
  • Spring into Strong Start - Conestoga College Event
  • St. Andrew's United Church Quarter Charity Auction


  • City of Brantford
  • City of Cambridge
  • City of Kitchener

Get Ready for School Program Partners

  • Bridgeport Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Centreville Chicopee Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Chandler Mowat Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Country Hills Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Downtown Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Grow Community Centre, Cambridge
  • Kids and I Resource Centre, Elmira
  • Kinbridge Community Association, Cambridge
  • Kingsdale Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Langs, Cambridge
  • McCormick Branch Library, Waterloo
  • Our Place Family Resource & Early Years Centre, Kitchener
  • Preston Heights Community Group, Cambridge
  • The Family Centre, Kitchener
  • Victoria Hills Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Williamsburg Community Centre, Kitchener

Letters, Sounds and Words Program Partners

  • Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board
  • Brantford Christian School
  • Conestoga College - Brantford
  • Grand Erie District School Board
  • I.L. Thomas Odadrihonyanita Elementary School
  • Islamic School of Cambridge
  • KidsAbility School
  • Laurentian Hills Christian School
  • Lloyd S. King School
  • MAC Maple Grove School
  • Mohawk College
  • Nipissing University
  • Oliver M. Smith Kawenni:io Elementary School
  • Plattsville Christian School
  • W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind
  • Waterloo Catholic District School Board
  • Waterloo Region District School Board
  • Wellington Catholic District School Board
  • Wilfrid Laurier University

This lists reflects gifts given between July 2014 and present.