RBA Foundation

The mission of the RBA Foundation is to contribute to the improved wellbeing of First Nations. 


  • The foundation's objective is supporting various Aboriginal social and community initiatives aimed at improving living conditions and the wellbeing of Aboriginal communities, in particular among youths, women and elders
  • Allowing and encouraging the development of, and support for, awareness-raising and intervention programs designed by Natives for Natives facing various problems;
  • Encouraging Natives to go to school and pursue their education by means of scholarships and academic, sports and other merit scholarships;
  • Promoting Aboriginal values and tradition among Aboriginal communities and non-natives.




  • Organization having a charitable number issued by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA);
  • First Nations establishment or constituent supported or sponsored by an organization recognized by the CRA;
  • Able to provide a receipt for the entire amount of the donation;
  • Offering services and activities in the Quebec Province;
  • Providing proof of sound, uninterrupted management;
  • Producing financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles;
  • Having an established Board of Directors and a clear set of internal management and administrative guidelines ;
  • Application must be submitted for a specific project or program. ;
  • Projects may be presented up to a maximum of $5,000 ; 
  • The RBA Foundation is not bound to finance full amounts ;
  • Projects must be viable without complete financing ;
  • One grant application accepted annually.




  • Barring exceptional circumstances, the RBA Foundation will not offer financial assistance to the following persons or organizations: projects benefiting an individual or private property, private foundations, private clubs;
  • Applications for overall funding will not be accepted.




  • Audience reach;
  • Ambition / scope;
  • Impacts created;
  • Value;
  • Innovation;
  • Sustainability;
  • Sector.



  • Applications must be received before OCTOBER 31, 2022, 4 P.M.

  • The application form for Support must be completed 
  • Receipt of forms by mail or email are accepted.
  • The RBA Foundation's Donation Committee will remits its funds in December 2022. 



2022 Information Letter 


2022 Application for a donation 


2021 Activities report 



The 2021 donation process will be from April 14, 2022 to October 31, 2022, 4 p.m.