Fall 2020 G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund Grant Recipients Announced

The G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund Grant Recipients (Fall 2020) SSCF is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2020 G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund grants.  This year the Fund supported 26 charitable programs for a total of $350,296.00. The purpose of this Fund is to support general charitable purposesContinue reading “Fall 2020 G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund Grant Recipients Announced”

Fall 2020 Joyce Gemmell Jessen Habitat Conservation Fund Grant Recipients Announced

The Joyce Gemmell Jessen Habitat Conservation Fund Grant Recipients (Fall 2020) SSCF is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2020 Joyce Gemmell Jessen Habitat Conservation Fund (JGJ) grants.  This year JGJ supported 2 charitable programs for a total of $14,000.00. The purpose of this Fund is to support projects that preserve and conserveContinue reading “Fall 2020 Joyce Gemmell Jessen Habitat Conservation Fund Grant Recipients Announced”

Fall 2020 Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation Grant Recipients Announced

The Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation Grant Recipients (Fall 2020) SSCF is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2020 Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation (LEJF) grants.  This year SSCF and LEJF supported 12 charitable programs for a total of $108,700.00. The purpose of the Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation is to promote social,Continue reading “Fall 2020 Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation Grant Recipients Announced”

Fall 2020 Smart & Caring Fund Grant Recipients Announced

The Smart & Caring Fund Grant Recipients (Fall 2020) SSCF is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2020 SSCF Smart & Caring Fund grants.  This year SSCF supported 19 charitable programs for a total of $62,936.00. The purpose of the Smart & Caring Fund is to allow the SSCF to respond in SouthernContinue reading “Fall 2020 Smart & Caring Fund Grant Recipients Announced”

Saskatchewan Consortium Announces 11 Recipients for Government of Canada Investment Readiness Program

The Saskatchewan Consortium announces first round of Government of Canada’s Investment Readiness Program recipients by awarding $403,350 to 11 social purpose organizations within Saskatchewan. The Saskatchewan Consortium, which is a mix of community foundations, charities, cooperatives, businesses and economic development organizations came together to evaluate more than 50 applications in the first round of availableContinue reading “Saskatchewan Consortium Announces 11 Recipients for Government of Canada Investment Readiness Program”

Emergency Response Fund for Community Needs

Community Rallies to Help with Emergent Needs – Approximately $1 Million Granted to 34 Organizations South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) has announced approximately $1 million raised by the community has now been granted to 34 organizations as recipients of the Emergency Response Fund for Community Needs. This Fund addresses some of the urgent community requirementsContinue reading “Emergency Response Fund for Community Needs”

SSCF awards $902,450 in grants through the Emergency Community Support Fund

South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) has announced the awarding of $902,450 in grants to 21 organizations throughout southern Saskatchewan to support populations experiencing heightened vulnerability  because of the COVID-19 pandemic. These grants are part of the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) funded by the Government of Canada and include the following recipients: Organization Project NameContinue reading “SSCF awards $902,450 in grants through the Emergency Community Support Fund”

South Saskatchewan Community Foundation takes part in new Government of Canada’s $350M Emergency Community Support Fund

$720,590 in funding available in South Saskatchewan Area for charities supporting COVID-19 response South Saskatchewan Community Foundation has announced it will provide $720,590 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 Government ofContinue reading “South Saskatchewan Community Foundation takes part in new Government of Canada’s $350M Emergency Community Support Fund”

Community Rallies to Help with Emergent Needs – Nearly $1 Million Now Granted to 32 Organizations

South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) has announced approximately $1 million raised by the community has now been granted to 32 organizations as recipients of the Emergency Response Fund for Community Needs. This Fund addresses some of the urgent community requirements as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 50 applications were received and reviewedContinue reading “Community Rallies to Help with Emergent Needs – Nearly $1 Million Now Granted to 32 Organizations”