Our Initiatives

The work of the Rideau Hall Foundation is built upon four themes of focus that contribute to a stronger Canada: Learning, Leadership, Innovation, and Giving. Each initiative RHF helps mobilize fits into one or more of these areas of focus. Learn more about priorities and projects in each of these initiatives through the links below.

Stories + Impact


Five years of Queen Elizabeth Scholars

The Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship, more affectionately known as the Queen Elizabeth Scholars (QES) program, celebrated... Read More

Recognizing Extraordinary Volunteers

Françoise Sigur-Cloutier uses her love of the French language and Francophone culture to benefit the Franco-Saskatchewanian community. In addition... Read More

Celebrating Northern Innovation

Eight innovative teams from across Canada’s North were recently awarded a share of over $2.6 million for their groundbreaking... Read More

Will Power

By Laurie Fox, National Campaign Director, Canadian Association of Gift Planners While Canadians are unquestionably generous, charitable giving is... Read More