About us

CDF Canada is a global social impact partner that allies with local communities, build their capacity to achieve sustainable economic and social development through cooperative models.

We work with local partners in Africa, Asia and Latin America to establish and grow community-owned cooperatives to help people achieve more prosperous, self-reliant lives.

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Our Supporters

Thank you to our corporate and individual supporters for their generous gifts in the recent years.

Affinity Federal Credit Union
Biggar and District Credit Union
Cambrian Credit Union
Casera Credit Union
CCEC Credit Union
Central 1
Credit Union Public Service
Credit Unions Atlantic Canada
Entegra Credit Union
Innovation Credit Union
Interior Savings
Kootenay Savings
Manitoba Cooperative Association
Prairie Centre Credit Union
Saskatchewan Co-operative Association
Servus Credit Union
Souris Credit Union
Sunrise Credit Union
The Co-operators
The Credit Union Central of Manitoba
United Way British Columbia
Unity Credit Union
Vancity Community Foundation
Westoba Credit Union Ltd

Discover some of our featured co-operative innovations around the world.

CDF Canada is closing the gap on gender inequality, promoting financial inclusion and strengthening the resilience and sustainability of co-op communities.

Our Recent Projects

For more than 75 years, CDF Canada has been helping partners in Asia, Africa, the Americas and Eastern Europe build lasting pathways to prosperity. Last year alone, our projects reached 213,000 direct beneficiaries.

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Education and Training are helping Women in Ghana to find Voice in their Community. Read the blog


We channel the generosity of donors directly into the hands of people through projects and programs.

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Through our work in Ghana, Oyoun Enela is leading the change for #gender equality along with generating income, and securing her children's tomorrow -- building a sustainable future!


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