Lyle S. Hallman Foundation




SINCE 2003





Early Child Development Funders Working Group Open Letter

May 2021

As a member of the Early Child Development Funders Working Group (ECDFWG), the Lyle S. Hallman Foundation signed an open letter to the Prime Minister, associated federal Ministers, federal opposition leaders, and Premiers in support of investments in early learning and child care presented in the 2021 Federal Budget. You can read the letter here: English | French


June 2021

In a follow up letter, the ECDFWG is urging Ottawa to limit child care funds to non profit/public providers.




The Lyle S. Hallman Foundation provides grants to charitable organizations in Waterloo Region that support health, education and children’s initiatives that inspire and grow individual and community potential.


Our values are based on a deep-rooted sense of responsibility to our community and a belief that it is better to work in partnership than in isolation. The Foundation gives priority to prevention and early intervention initiatives. We value cooperation between different agencies that results in a more integrated community approach.





What We Fund LEARN MOREComputer screen showing brain scan
Who Can Apply LEARN MOREYoung children playing
How to Apply LEARN MOREYoung girl smiling




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