Giving Philosophy

The Aubrey & Marla Dan Foundation (AMDF) is a private family foundation established in 2002 by Aubrey and Marla Dan.

Our Goals

Our Commitment

Our approach is about goal setting and building partnerships. We work with organizations that we support to share knowledge, resources and expertise with each other. Since founding, AMDF has remained committed to engaging with organizations dedicated to bringing about positive change to ensure the success of children, youth, and adults.

Our Vision

At AMDF, we believe individuals and communities should be healthy, confident, inspired, successful and have access to healthcare, mental wellbeing & health, housing and educational supports.

Our Giving Priorities

Currently, we partner with organizations in various communities within Ontario.

AMDF funds organizations working to address:

We aim to build resilience for at risk populations and reduce the number of vulnerable youths by strengthening support systems that focus on creative outlets, educational opportunities, mental health and safe housing.

As of 2018, we prioritize funding youth mental health & wellbeing and youth homeless through early intervention, prevention and direct services.

Annual Report

To view our current annual report please click on the adjacent image.
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