Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group.

CC&L Foundation


The Connor, Clark & Lunn Foundation (CC&L Foundation) aims to enrich the communities in which we live and work by creating opportunities for both philanthropy and volunteerism from employees and partners of the CC&L Financial Group and its affiliates in support of causes that are important to our clients, employees, partners, and stakeholders.


> $12.5M

donated to diverse not-for-profit organizations

> 730

organizations supported across Canada

The Foundation strives to support charities and not-for-profit organizations in the following areas.



Organizations that address climate change, and promote conservation, preservation and protection of our ecosystems and biodiversity.



Organizations that offer educational programs, community-based initiatives, as well as fund scholarships and research initiatives.


Science and Medicine

Organizations that provide quality healthcare, work to advance medical research, and promote education.



Organizations and initiatives that assist those most at risk, offer community housing and many community services.



Organizations that promote the importance of arts and culture in our communities.

We believe that vibrant and sustainable communities are imperative for us to thrive both as individuals and as a society. With a history dating back to 1999, the CC&L Foundation actively fosters our firm’s shared commitment to making a positive impact in the diverse places we call home.

2023 donations

Foundation funding

CC&L Financial Group and its affiliates contribute 100% of the funds to support the work of the CC&L Foundation.