Thank you very much to our generous financial supporters for their gifts. 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
      General Youth Endowment Fund
      Jane and Ken Wright Family Fund
      Langdon Hall Fund
      Marion Edgar Fund
      Terry and Margaret Osbourne Family Fund

  • Centre Wellington Community Foundation
    • Middlebrook Community Fund

  • D.H. Gordon Foundation
  • Elgin St. Thomas Community Foundation
  • Guelph Community Foundation
    • Mildred Christie Fund

  • Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation
    • 2020 Community Grant
      Alex and Trish Brown Family Fund
      Alex Schmidt Memorial Fund
      Anonymous Fund
      David and Eleanor Yach Family Fund
      Heart Beats Hate Fund
      Jim & Sue Hallman Family Fund
      Landmann Family Fund
      Motz Family Endowment
      Spinnaker Fund
      TD Bank Financial Group Employees Endowment Fund
      Victoria J. Suljak Memorial Fund
      Waterloo Region Record Literacy Fund
      Woolwich Community Fund

  • London Community Foundation
    • Wilson Family Foundation

  • MerSynergy Charitable Foundation
  • Oxford Community Foundation
  • Port Dover Community Foundation
  • Samuel W. Stedman Foundation
  • The Catholic Community Foundation of Waterloo Region
  • Toronto Foundation
    • SAP Canada Fund

  • United Way of Greater Toronto
  • United Way Halton & Hamilton
  • United Way Waterloo Region Communities


  • A Girl Named Trenholme
  • Cowan Insurance Group
  • Digital Chaos
  • Electricity Distributors Association - Niagara Grand
  • Gilt Restaurant
  • Graffiti Market
  • HM Advisors
  • Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro
  • Infinity (X) Group of Companies
  • M R & R Data Services
  • Manulife
  • Mitsui High-Tec
  • RLB Management Partnership
  • Shopbrain
  • Stacey Muirhead Capital Management
  • TD Wealth Management
  • The Olde Heidelberg Restaurant and Tavern
  • Your Neighbourhood Credit Union

Clubs, Schools, Groups

  • 100 Women Who Care Wilmot
  • Beechwood Park Homes Association
  • Brier Park Public School
  • CUPE Local 2380
  • ETFO - Waterloo Occasional Teachers' Local
  • Friends of Ruth Mills
  • Kitchener Rangers Jr. A. Hockey Club
  • Kiwanis Club of Brantford
  • May Court Club of Kitchener Waterloo
  • May Court Club of London
  • Millen Woods Public School
  • Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association - Waterloo Unit
  • Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation - District 24
  • Optimist Club of St. Jacobs
  • Optimist Club of Waterloo North
  • Optimist Club of Westvale Waterloo
  • Retired Teachers of Ontario - Brant 40
  • Rotary Club of Brantford Charitable Foundation
  • Rotary Club of Kitchener - Grand River
  • The Park Baptist Church Christian Friends
  • Waterloo Region Occasional Teacher Local
  • Westvale Public School

Third Party Events

  • Conestoga College - Events
    • Marketing Groups

  • Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
  • GREAT Conference
  • Kitchener Waterloo Fast Ball Promotions
  • Rachel's 8th Birthday Party


  • Canada-Ontario Job Grant
  • City of Brantford
  • City of Cambridge
  • City of Guelph
  • City of Kitchener


  • Arrowsmith Corporation
  • Brantford Blast Hockey Organization
  • Carol Jankowski
  • Chris Howlett
  • Mesbah Abdulrahem
  • Neil Denison
  • Simpson Print
  • Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region
  • Stephen Rice
  • TechSoup Canada and Partners - providing products and services at reduced rates (Amazon Web Services, Docusign and Microsoft)
  • Wilke Movers & Storage

Get Ready for School Program Partners

  • Activa Sportsplex, Kitchener
  • Bridgeport Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Centreville Chicopee Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Chandler Mowat Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Country Hills Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Downtown Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Forest Hill United Church, Kitchener
  • Grow Community Centre, Cambridge
  • Kinbridge Community Association, Cambridge
  • Kingsdale Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Langs, Cambridge
  • Linwood Community Centre, Linwood
  • McCormick Branch Library, Waterloo
  • Preston Heights Community Group, Cambridge
  • St. Peter's Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge
  • Stanley Park Community Centre, Kitchener
  • The Family Centre, Kitchener
  • Victoria Hills Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Williamsburg Community Centre, Kitchener
  • Wilmot Family Resource Centre, New Hamburg
  • Woolwich Memorial Centre, Elmira

Letters, Sounds and Words Program Partners

  • Braemar House School
  • Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board
  • Brantford Christian School
  • Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board
  • Carizon Encompass Program
  • Central Baptist Academy
  • Emily C. General Elementary School
  • Grand Erie District School Board
  • Hamilton Region Pilot Schools
  • I.L. Thomas Odadrihonyanita Elementary School
  • International School of Cambridge
  • Jamieson Elementary School
  • KidsAbility School - Waterloo
  • KidsAbility School - Cambridge
  • Koinonia Christian Academy
  • Laurentian Hills Christian School
  • Lloyd S. King School
  • MAC Maple Grove School
  • Oliver M. Smith Kawenni:io Elementary School
  • Thames Valley District School Board
  • W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind
  • Waterloo Catholic District School Board
  • Waterloo Region District School Board
  • Wellington Catholic District School Board
  • Conestoga College
  • Fanshawe College
  • Mohawk College
  • Six Nations Polytechnic
  • University of Guelph
  • Western University
  • Wilfrid Laurier University

This lists reflects gifts given between July 2014 and present.