About Aguacene™ Fund at MakeWay Foundation

The Aguacene Fund is a fund at MakeWay Foundation to support local and global water initiatives such as: water quality, ocean acidification, responsible water consumption, water purification, action-based water education, healthy water ecosystems, marine preserves, watershed stewardship, Arctic and Antarctic protection, measurement, monitoring, tracking, and projecting, and other areas which directly or indirectly impact water.

The Aguacene™ group is the primary donor and responsible for recommending to MakeWay Foundation to whom and when grants from the Aguacene Fund are distributed.

Your are very welcome to enhance the impact of the Aguacene Fund by donating through MakeWay Foundation and directing your gift to the fund. 

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Subject to the requirements of the Income Tax Act, Canadian donors will receive a charitable tax receipt for eligible donations greater than $25 within 4 to 6 weeks. Canadians who donate $5 or more online receive an immediate charitable tax receipt via e-mail.

Please note that since the Aguacene Fund is held within MakeWay Foundation, MakeWay Foundation is the charity on record which issues tax receipts and implements the grant recommendations from the Aguacene™ group.

As of April 15th, 2014, the Aguacene Fund is now evaluating specific organizations to grant support to vis-à-vis the Mackenzie river and broader ocean protection  initiatives. Please contact us with any ideas or suggestions.