Established in 2001, the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation
) continues the Oilers legacy of giving back by contributing its unique resources and financial support to charitable organizations that serve the communities of Northern Alberta. Led by a dedicated community Board of Directors
, the EOCF has developed a number of programs and partnerships that target those who need it most.
The EOCF raises its funds through a variety of fundraising initiatives that take place during Oilers home games and the generous contributions of Oilers fans and friends.
The Foundation gives back in excess of $1.3 million annually to charitable organizations registered with Revenue Canada whose programs support education and health and wellness for youth throughout Oil Country.