JEF at a Glance


The Justin Eves Foundation (JEF) is a registered charitable organization dedicated to serving students with learning disabilities and in financial need by providing bursary/scholarships for appropriate post-secondary education.

  • Assists students with learning disabilities resident in the Province of Ontario.
  • Provides primary program by disbursing funds to colleges and universities for bursary/scholarships or by matching funds of same institutions for bursary / scholarships.
  • Disbursed over 400 bursaries/scholarships since establishment in 1996.
  • Works closely with Learning Opportunities Task Force in the Province of Ontario.
  • Notable supporters include Pace Savings and Credit Union, CB Richard Ellis, Molson Coors, Himelfarb Proszanski LLP, Wm. J. Trotter & Associates and Tim Hortons.
  • Volunteer Board of Directors and Advisory Committee provide vision and leadership.
  • Funds primarily raised through annual golf tournament.
  • Referrals come from schools and JEF foundation web-site.
  • The ONLY Canadian foundation providing awards for students with learning disabilities.
  • Funded $220,000 for best-in-practice research into learning disabilities to Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario between 1999-2004.

October, 2004

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