Individual Donors Articles
The Show Will Go On, Thanks to Alan
October 18, 2021
Every theatre company has a loyal base of patrons who are deeply invested in the work of their organization. Perhaps none more so than Alan Long, who began his journey into the arts over 40 years ago as a drummer in a band.
Why You Should Leave a Charitable Gift In Your Will
October 15, 2021
Like most Canadians, you’ve probably spent a lifetime contributing to a cause that’s close to your heart. Now imagine making a bigger contribution than you ever thought possible.
Foundation Selects SEI Investments as Investment Manager
September 20, 2021
After an extensive review, SEI Investments was selected as the new investment management services provider by Saskatoon Community Foundation.
Meet the Panelists: June 29th Many Voices Together
June 23, 2021
Plan to join us for the 2021 Many Voices Together Community Celebration bringing together community organizations, philanthropists, and volunteers.
Alphonsine Lafond: A Transformative Woman
June 4, 2021
Chief Alphonsine Lafond's family is marking the 60th anniversary of this remarkable leader's election by establishing a named fund investing in young Indigenous women.
Remembering Peter Zakreski
May 28, 2021
Peter Zakreski is remembered fondly for his legacy of community development in many Saskatoon roles and overseas.
The Robert Steane Funds for the Arts
May 21, 2021
Bob Steane's final legacy gift for community arts organizations enabled them to flourish.
Giving to Their Community is in the Shaw Family DNA
March 30, 2021
Generations of Shaw family members have been involved in the life of Saskatoon. Arnie and Linda Shaw spoke about why they give back to community.
Grief, Legacy and Advance Care Plans
March 30, 2021
More than ever, our donors and our staff team are thinking about loss and legacy, and how we can share our wishes with loved ones to prepare.
Bill Peterson and Paul Lavoie Get the Best Mileage for Giving Back
December 15, 2020
Bill and Paul are building charitable funds for specific areas they want to support, trusting the foundation to steward their funds and take care of the details.
The Many Charities Sustained by the Gladys Hall Fund: She Would Have Been Delighted
November 16, 2020
You can be like Gladys. Gladys Hall carefully saved and invested throughout her career to create an endowed fund that now sustains multiple charities. It is achievable to create a remarkable $1M legacy, starting with a small gift.