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What is EducationMatters?

EducationMatters is the standalone foundation for the Calgary Board of Education.  We seek community investment to provide educational enhancements and student awards for students in Public Education.

Types of Gifts  Current Priorities

Donate to Your CBE School

Both one-time and monthly donations to your school can be made easily online or by cheque; EducationMatters takes a 3.5% fee and issues tax receipts for all donations over $20

Online  Cheque  Printable Donor Form

Donation Processes Ways to Fundraise

School Societies

Get in touch to host your cheque writing campaign through EducationMatters, start an endowment for your school, or to transfer funds raised from other fundraising initiatives to your school

School Societies


CBE schools can apply to host small school-specific fundraisers through EducationMatters – submit the proposal form or get in touch for more information

ProjectMatters  Proposal Form

EducationMatters Grants

Every year EducationMatters provides donor-funded grants to programs and initiatives that benefit CBE students.


Info  Grant Opportunities