The Joyce Family Foundation
The Joyce Family Foundation (formerly The Joyce Foundation) is a private, family foundation created by Canadian entrepreneur Ronald V. Joyce (1930-2019). His philanthropy reflects a deep-rooted sense of responsibility to give back to his community.
The Trustees carry out Ron Joyce’s vision in his memory.
Through its strategic philanthropic work, The Joyce Family Foundation seeks to build a legacy for the future, through ongoing leadership and innovative partnerships, by promoting improved and meaningful social, economic and emotional engagement for young Canadians.
The Joyce Family Foundation is dedicated to supporting the social, economic and emotional well-being of children and youth by empowering them to develop into healthy, confident, independent contributors to Canadian society.
Areas of activity
The Foundation’s primary focus is to provide access to education for children and youth with significant financial need or facing other socio-economic barriers to success.
Statement of values and ethical principles
The Joyce Family Foundation is committed to the public good. We believe that public trust in our performance and behaviour is reinforced through the integrity and honesty we demonstrate in all our relationships, dealings and transactions.
Board of Trustees
Ron Joyce, C.M. (1930-2019)
Hon. Edward Lumley, P.C., C.M.
Trustee, Board Chair
Trustee, Chair Investment Committee
Trustee, Chair Governance Committee
Trustee, Chair Nomination Committee