Welcome to the National Trust for Canada’s This Place Matters, a crowdfunding platform dedicated to helping Canadians save places that matter to them.

Success Stories

Over $725,000 has been won or crowdfunded by communities through This Place Matters. Explore success stories.

Community Impact

The 2016 This Place Matters competition had a big impact on Canadian communities. Learn more about impact.

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2016 This Place Matters Competition

The votes have been counted and the public has spoken. The winners of the 2016 This Place Matters Competition are Save Lock One (St. Catharines) in the City Beacon category and Renewed and Rewritten: The Story of the Kentville Library (Kentville) in Town Spotlight.

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