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

2017 This Place Matters Competition


The 2017 THIS PLACE MATTERS competition has come to an exciting close. Competitors share over $684,000 in cash prizes and donations. Learn More.


A lighthouse restored, a schoolhouse stabilized and a theatre transformed… just three of the projects planned thanks to the 2017 THIS PLACE MATTERS competition. Explore all of this year’s winning projects. Learn More. 


Check out Regeneration Works for more crowdfunding and fundraising advice and ideas to make your next heritage project a success. Learn more.