ECECAF was founded in 1941 and consists of over 11,000 participating members from 9 unions and associations.Union/association members contribute one quarter of one percent of their salary to the fund. The money is divided into charitable donations and membership services such as driver education subsidies, scholarships, and special aid for members and their families.
Over 10,000 participating members from nine unions and associations contribute one quarter of one percent of their salary to ECECAF. 75% of contributions are allocated to the charitable portion of the fund and 25% of contributions are allocated to the education portion. The charitable portion is included on all members’ annual T4s.