News Release

Saskatoon Community Foundation Participates in New Emergency Community Support Fund

$629,660 in funding available in Saskatoon for charities supporting COVID-19 response Saskatoon: May 19, 2020 — Saskatoon Community Foundation today announced it will provide $629,660 to support local charities responding to COVID-19 as part of a new partnership with Community Foundations of Canada, United Way Centraide Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, funded through the […]

Nutrien Saskatoon Community Foundation Cultural Gala Rescheduled to 2021

Due to COVID-19 and the current uncertainty about when large gatherings will once again be permitted, safe and appropriate for our stakeholders, the Saskatoon Community Foundation Board of Directors and Planning Committee for the Nutrien Saskatoon Community Foundation Cultural Gala have rescheduled the 2020 event, Walk with the Wind, to September 18, 2021. Over the […]

SCF and South Saskatchewan Community Foundation team up with Saskatchewan Roughriders Foundation for COVID-19 Crisis Response

At a time when all of Saskatchewan is feeling the pressure of the COVID-19 pandemic, now more than ever we need to come together as a community to support each other.   It’s why the Saskatchewan Roughrider Foundation has aligned with the South Saskatchewan Community Foundation and Saskatoon Community Foundation to help give the people of this province the support […]

Cameco Fund for Mental Health Opens Applications

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (September 10, 2019) Saskatoon Community Foundation partners with Cameco to present the Cameco Fund for Mental Health. This new granting program will provide $400,000 for mental health projects and programming throughout Saskatchewan. Two thousand runners and walkers stepped up May 11, 2019, as part of the inaugural Step Up for Mental Health […]

Record Number of Funding Requests

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (February 28, 2019) Record Number of Funding Requests Saskatoon Community Foundation received a record number of funding requests in 2019, the highest in its 49 year history. Eighty requests were received in 2019, compared to 69 in 2018 and 53 in 2017. This year, the Foundation will need to turn […]

2018 RANDOM ACT OF KINDNESS DAY

          MEDIA RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (November 1, 2018)   SASKATOON, YOU’VE BEEN TOUCHED BY A RANDOM ACT OF KINDNESS   SASKATOON – If you’re like the majority of us in this community, you’re busy. A typical day has you working eight to 10 hours with both work and family […]