Created as a trust by Senator Patrick Burns…

Burns Memorial Fund (BMF) works to enhance the education, health and well-being of young Calgarians.

Senator Burns was a prominent businessman and philanthropist who passed away in 1937. He left his legacy to the children of Calgary. Today, BMF carries on his work through three main funds that each have their own granting programs. For more information on the grants provided through these funds, check out the programs here.