5 Hospital Road
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 3H7
President: Karen Forward
Board Chair: Melville Johnson

Charitable Reg. #:85678 1372 RR0001


Ci's Star Rating is calculated based on the following independent metrics:

[Charity Rating: 1/5]


Audited financial statements available only upon request.



Grade based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.



The demonstrated impact per dollar Ci calculates from available program information.


Charity's cash and investments (funding reserves) relative to how much it spends on programs in most recent year.



For a dollar donated, after overhead costs of fundraising and admin/management (excluding surplus) 69 cents are available for programs.

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About Yukon Hospital Foundation:

Yukon Hospital Foundation is a 1-star charity. It is not financially transparent, has a low results reporting grade, and has funding reserves of $1.7m that can cover grants at the three-year average granting level for just under three years. Before you give, read Charity Intelligence's report.

Established in 2005, Yukon Hospital Foundation (YHF) works under the direction of its volunteer Board of Directors. YHF raises funds through events and individual and corporate giving to help the Yukon Hospital Corporation enhance the quality of healthcare Yukoners receive at the Whitehorse, Watson Lake and Dawson City hospitals.

Yukon Hospital Foundation granted $71k in F2022, of which $27k went to the Yukon Cancer Care Fund. Since it started granting funds in 2014, Yukon Cancer Care Fund has assisted over 185 Yukoners by granting one-time donations of $1,000 per patient. 

Yukon Hospital Foundation aims to raise $1.5m to support the creation of a new 12-bed inpatient mental health unit at Whitehorse General Hospital. Currently, the space has 6 beds. It aims to achieve this goal by 2023.  

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Results and Impact

Charity Intelligence could not find any quantified outcomes on Yukon Hospital Foundation's website. This may not be a complete representation of Yukon Hospital Foundation's results and impact. 

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Yukon Hospital Foundation received $1.2m in donations and special event revenues in F2022. Fundraising and administrative costs are 31% of revenues. For each dollar donated, 69 cents go to the cause. This is within Ci's reasonable range for overhead spending. Yukon Hospital Foundation's funding reserves of $1.7m can cover grants at the F2022 level for 24 years or just under three years at the three-year average granting level.

This charity report is an update that has been sent to Yukon Hospital Foundation for review. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.

Updated on August 15, 2022 by Emily Downing.


Financial Review

Financial Ratios

Fiscal year ending March
Fundraising & admin costs as % of revenues 30.6%24.8%53.4%
Total overhead spending 30.6%24.8%53.4%
Program cost coverage (%) 2,439.2%170.8%41.3%

Summary Financial Statements

All figures in $s
Donations 751,1561,114,471265,938
Government funding 93,00093,00093,000
Special events 408,306273,377625,812
Investment income 4,9444,42524,868
Other income 02402
Total revenues 1,257,4061,485,5131,009,620
Grants 71,353577,4051,161,858
Fundraising & administrative costs 382,666366,573525,736
Total spending 454,019943,9781,687,594
Cash flow from operations 803,387541,535(677,974)
Capital spending 012,1430
Funding reserves 1,740,423985,988479,292

Note: Ci has included special events gross of expenses in revenue and moved the special event expenses to expenses, affecting both revenues and expenses by $274k in F2018, $254k in F2017, and by $211k in F2016.

Salary Information

Full-time staff: 1

Avg. compensation: $130,847

Top 10 staff salary range:

$350k +
$300k - $350k
$250k - $300k
$200k - $250k
$160k - $200k
$120k - $160k
$80k - $120k
$40k - $80k
< $40k

Information from most recent CRA Charities Directorate filings for F2021

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Comments & Contact

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Charity Contact

Website: www.yhf.ca
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: 867-393-8930


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Charitable Registration Number: 80340 7956 RR0001