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An account of Saskatoon Community Foundation’s First 20 Years

FORWARD  On October 30th 1969 six well known Saskatonians met under the chairmanship of Frederick F. MacDermid, Q.C., to consider a petition to the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan for an Act to incorporate the Saskatoon Foundation. There was unanimous acceptance of MacDermid’s offer to prepare draft legislation for submission as a Private Member’s Bill. The […]

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Saskatoon Community Foundation is one of 191 community foundations across Canada. We are uniquely positioned to bring together people like you who care about making a lasting difference in our community, with charitable organizations that are addressing our most pressing priorities. YOU CAN ACHIEVE YOUR PHILANTHROPIC GOALS, WE ARE HERE TO HELP You might already […]

2018 Annual Report | Igniting Change

2018 Annual Report | Igniting Change Fund Balances All Contributors in 2018 Grants Disbursed- All Granting Programs Cumulative Donations >$5,000 Community Builders In Memory | In Honour Donations Volunteers 2018 Audited Financial Statements  

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 […]

Saskatoon Community Foundation gets record-breaking number of requests

Lacking the resources to meet the increasing need, it has had to turn down more than half of them. Amanda Short, Saskatoon StarPhoenix Updated: March 8, 2019 The Saskatoon Community Foundation has received the highest number of requests for funding in its 49-year history. The 80 requests received for the Foundation’s Quality of Life Granting […]