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Developing Skills, Changing Lives

Skills for Hope Foundation is a Canadian registered charitable foundation based in Vancouver, BC.

All of our programs focus on developing learners’ knowledge and skills in order to help them achieve their academic, vocational, and employment goals, which enable them to participate positively and constructively in their community.

Skills For Hope Foundation values accountability, transparency and positive impact.

Our Mission

We are dedicated to providing free educational and vocational skills development opportunities to children and adults in need locally and internationally, regardless of race, religion or origin. These include skills development programs, educational resources, and post- secondary scholarships.

Our team consists of diverse individuals who work together to make positive impact. Some of the team members are:

Kay Tejani, M.Ed.

Director and Co-Founder

Jane Goldsmith

Admin Support

Kassie Starnes, B.A.

Program Assistant

We began our journey in 2012 and have continued to serve people in need locally and internationally. We reached a major milestone in early 2016 when we were registered as a charitable foundation.

In 2017, we expanded our Scholarships program in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday.

Office Location

We are located in the Executive Offices,
#200 – 100 Park Royal South,
West Vancouver, BC, Canada  V7T 1A2
Click here to contact us.

Educational Resources

Skills For Hope Foundation donates free educational resources for programs at registered institutions.


Skills For Hope Foundation provides scholarships to individuals entering or continuing post-secondary and post-graduate programs.

Skills Development

Skills For Hope Foundation provides educational/vocational skills development workshops, in partnership with other registered organizations.

Scholarships Available!

Skills for Hope Foundation Scholarships are currently available for 2018-2019.

Apply Now!