What is the Desjardins Foundation?

What is the Desjardins Foundation?

Founded in 1970, the Desjardins Foundation is a charitable organization that contributes to young people's academic success every year by awarding scholarships to students, grants to schools and organizations and donations to partner organizations.

We do everything we can to encourage young people to stay in school.

We also administer Desjardins Philanthropic Funds, which allow you to make a long-term investment in a cause that matters to you.

In 2021

  • $4.6 million was awarded to help young people succeed academically
  • 400,000 young benefited from Desjardins Foundation initiatives across the country
  • $2.7 million was given back to the community through Desjardins Philanthropic Funds

Annual reports and financial statements

See the Desjardins Foundation's financial results