Saskatoon Inter-Agency Response to COVID-19
August 5, 2020
The Saskatoon Inter-Agency Response to COVID-19 group is working to serve vulnerable residents. It has provided a coordinated approach for service, information, and resources.
The Just in Case Binder
July 30, 2020
The "Just in Case Binder" helps you take care of important details during your lifetime, and helps you prepare your loved ones for details they will handle after you are gone.
Music Scholarship Application Deadline Extended
June 1, 2020
The Dr. Whitmer Firor Music Scholarship marked its 25th Anniversary in 2020. Over the years, the fund has granted in excess of $50,000 to talented music students beginning their careers.
Leadership from the Street Up
June 1, 2020
Shane Partridge is the voice we need in Saskatoon, working with street gangs and advocating for rehabilitation. Shane is a recipient of the Saskatoon Community Foundation Leadership Bursary.
Bart Hunter Receives Saskatchewan Volunteer Medal
May 14, 2020
Philanthropist Bart Hunter is recognized by the province for his contributions, volunteerism, and impact. He credits wife Cindy for her partnership and support.
Canadian Donors’ Motivation to Impact the Community: Gift Planners’ Study
May 1, 2020
This Canadian Association of Gift Planners study looked at donors' motivations. Giving back to community proves to be a much larger motivation than the prospective tax breaks.
Talking about Philanthropy
November 1, 2019
In conversations with their clients, financial advisors can gain a deeper understanding of their clients' philanthropic interests and values. With many Canadians retiring and transferring wealth over the coming years, the relationships with advisors are key.
An account of Saskatoon Community Foundation’s First 20 Years
October 25, 2019
Saskatoon Community Foundation was established in 1970. The first 20 years of the foundation saw it incorporated by an Act in the Legislative Assembly, gathering the support of prominent leaders, and building capital.
Making a Lasting Gift to Your Community
May 8, 2019
Including a charitable bequest in your will creates a lasting legacy for the community you love. It is easy to work with the Saskatoon Community Foundation, and there are many ways to make a gift.
Saskatoon Community Foundation gets record-breaking number of requests
March 11, 2019
Saskatoon Community Foundation received a record number of 80 applications for the Quality of Life Granting Program in 2019. The program supports community initiatives and is funded through donations.