$250K Donated Towards the Regina Humane Society Almost Home Campaign

An anonymous donor through the South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) has provided a generous donation of $250,000 to Regina Humane Society towards the Almost Home Capital Campaign. This campaign’s goal is to construct a new Animal Community Centre to serve as the new home for the Regina Humane Society.   “The new Animal Community Centre […]

Truth and Reconciliation Fund Now Accepting Grant Applications

SSCF is Excited to Announce its NEW Grant Deadline – Now Open The South Saskatchewan Community Foundation is excited to announce that there is a new grant deadline that registered charities and qualified donees (as defined in the Income Tax Act) can apply to. The Truth and Reconciliation Fund grant opportunity includes grant application deadlines […]

Commons Conversation with Justin Lee of Buckets and Borders

Thursday, October 27th 7:30pm to 8:30pm Regina Public Library – Central Branch (2311 12th Ave) FREE EVENT Connect over an evening of conversation with Justin Lee of Buckets & Borders, a non-profit making positive change in Regina through community building and basketball. Moderated by Victor Roman of South Saskatchewan Community Foundation and organized by Regina […]

Our 2022 Board of Directors

Thank you to SSCF’s Board of Directors who are planting seeds for a brighter community. We would like to welcome our new board members for 2022, Edmund Bellegarde and Denis Carignan.   They join our incoming board which includes Gina McGinn (Co-Chair), Shelly Thiel (Co-Chair/Vice-Chair), Jack Ritenburg (Treasurer), Phoebe De Ciman (Secretary), Cheryl Zankl, Ann […]

Announcing the Retirement of Karen Henders

This is a bittersweet moment for all of us at SSCF. Today we are announcing the retirement of Karen Henders, SSCF’s Director of Community & Grant Stewardship. Karen will be with us until the end of June and will continue to lead community engagement, granting activities, and the Vital Signs Community Network until then. During […]

Toolkit Workshop Series: How to Harness the Power of Google for Your Community Organization

  Tune in for a quick glance behind the curtain on the world’s largest search engine, Google. Using the power of Google, you can: Sell tickets for performances, events, and webinars; promote donation and sponsorship opportunities to generate funds; recruit volunteers to advance your organization’s mission; Advocate and enabling grassroots support; drive in-person actions such […]

Phoenix Residential Society Receives $7.5K to Enhance Indigenous Programming

February is Indigenous Storytelling Month. We’d like to take a moment to appreciate a recent grant recipient working to enhance Indigenous culture in our community.   In 2021, Phoenix Residential Society received $7,500 from the G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund for their Cultural Enhancement Program.   The program exists to support and enhance […]

SCEP CENTRE Receives $2K Towards Truth and Reconciliation

February is Indigenous Storytelling Month. We’d like to take a moment to appreciate a recent grant recipient working to enhance Indigenous culture for young children in our community.   SCEP CENTRE – Early Intervention & Training Services received $2,000 in 2021 from the Smart & Caring Fund. SCEP CENTRE is a preschool program that helps […]

Spring 2022 Grant & Funding Deadlines

SSCF is Excited to Announce Spring 2022 Grant & Funding Deadlines Online Grant Portal NOW OPEN The South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) is pleased to remind you that the online grant portal is now open. Below are various grant deadlines that qualified donees (as defined in the Income Tax Act) can apply to. Please refer […]

The Taxman Cometh – WILL you be prepared?

Guest article written by: Rob Rongve  B.Comm. CIM  CFP FCSI Investment Advisor Rongve Wealth Management Group RBC Dominion Securities, North Battleford, Sask.   Is it time to start thinking about your WILL?   The ongoing pandemic and strength of global capital markets have more people than ever thinking about their legacy, longevity, and tax bills […]