Saskatoon Community Foundation Commitment to Reconciliation Continues Long Term

  Indigenous-led partnerships receive over $109K thanks to Saskatoon Community Foundation Donors   Saskatoon, August 6, 2020 – The Saskatoon Community Foundation shared details today about its continuing funding for Indigenous-led partnerships advancing reconciliation, with seven collaborative projects sharing $109,071 in grants. This year’s Community Fund for Reconciliation projects and applications demonstrated strong community partnerships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous […]

Investment Readiness Program awards $403,350 in Saskatchewan first round

Saskatoon, July 30—Federal funding for 11 Saskatchewan social purpose organizations has been awarded through the Saskatchewan Consortium, enabling social enterprises to become investment ready. The Saskatchewan Consortium is a group of community foundations, charities, cooperatives, businesses, and economic development organizations promoting investment readiness within social enterprise. The Consortium awarded $403,350 to 11 organizations selected from […]

Saskatoon Community Foundation awards $629,660 in grants through Emergency Community Support Fund

Saskatoon, July 21—Saskatoon Community Foundation has announced $629,660 in grants for 18 local charities including Station 20 West, Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Service, and Saskatoon Friendship Inn to address issues of food security, access to services and support, and mental health needs for residents whose vulnerability has been amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic. The grants announced […]

Emergency Community Support Fund Grant Recipients Announced

Saskatoon Community Foundation has awarded $629,660 in grants to 18 local community organizations to address pressing needs such as food security, aces to services and supports, and mental health needs. This funding is targeted for organizations serving clients who experience greater vulnerability as a result of the pandemic. The grants announced are part of the […]

Emergency Community Support Fund Applications Now Closed

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF). We know the need for emergency response to COVID-19 is significant. In communities across Canada, the demand for ECSF funding is exceeding the funds available. At this time, Saskatoon Community Foundation has issued its full amount of grants through the ECSF.  […]

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 […]

BEQUESTS

A Will used to be referred to as a “Testament”. It is not just a document divesting assets but a moral biography of the values of the individual. When one adds up all the accumulated assets and possessions of a lifetime, the impact on the lives of loved ones and their community can be powerful. […]