Our investments in the well being of the communities where we operate are guided by a core set of criteria. Enbridge will consider participation in community programs that are: 

  • Based in the communities where Enbridge operates.  
  • Of prime importance to the community.  
  • Of benefit to the greatest number of people.  
  • Of long-term significance to the community.  

Examples of Qualified/Non-Qualified Organizations

Non-profit organizations established under 501(3)(c) of the tax code usually qualify for Enbridge contributions. Examples include: 

  • Community-based emergency services. 
  • Health organizations. 
  • Post secondary education providers. 
  • Social service agencies. 
  • Environmental and safety initiatives. 
  • Professional and amateur cultural organizations. 

Some entities typically will not qualify. Examples include: 

  • Individuals. 
  • Religious or political organizations. 
  • K-12 schools. 
  • Service or fraternal clubs. 
  • Advocacy and lobbying initiatives. 
  • Sports or recreational teams, events and/or tournaments. 
  • Advertising, memberships, ticket sales or lotteries. 
  • Mass-mailed or non-addressed solicitations. 
  • Requests from a third-party fundraiser. 
  • Trips or tours for individuals or groups. 

Please note: Qualification does not imply funding. In order to adhere to an approved budget and current commitments, we cannot contribute to all worthy, well qualified organizations.