SSCF News

July 19, 2019 – SSCF Employment Opportunity – Administrative Officer

June 5, 2019 – “SSCF Joins RBC Future Launch Community Challenge”

Youth in southern Saskatchewan invited to put their boldest ideas and solutions forward to address local needs.

February 26, 2019 – “Three organizations receive funding” to host Vital Community Conversations in Estevan.”

Read the coverage from the Estevan Mercury on the three Vital Community Conversations being hosted in Estevan. Find a conversation near you here.

February 8, 2019 “Moffat Family Fund Increases, Applications Process Opens.”

Discover Moose Jaw covers the Moffat Family Fund application process. All applications are due on Feb. 28th, 2019.

February 4, 2019 – SSCF anticipates over 50 Vital Community Conversations 

Communities across southern Saskatchewan respond to the call.

February 4, 2019 – Spring Grant Deadlines Announced

Increased funds available from the Moffat Family Fund.

December 6, 2018 – Celebrating 50th anniversary, SSCF launches new program

SSCF’s 50 Vital Community Conversations will uncover community needs across southern Saskatchewan.

November 29, 2018 – Thank You Thursday; New Fund Donates Inaugural Grant

Joyce Gemmell Jessen Habitat Conservation Fund grants to protect 100 acres of critically important Saskatchewan waterfowl breeding habitat.

November 27, 2018 (Happy Giving Tuesday!) – Bill and Helen Davidson Foundation Fund Donates Piano  

Piano installation at a Weyburn nursing home continues donor’s lifelong love of music.

November 26, 2018 – Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation grants $102,820

13 grant recipients announced from fall 2018 deadline.

November 15, 2018 – Celebrating National Philanthropy Day – Clark and Anne Lewis Charitable Fund at SSCF

Clark and Anne established a fund that would support dear charities forever.

November 14, 2018 – Former SSCF Board Treasurer Robert Perry Wins National Philanthropy Day Award

Perry wins in category of Outstanding Individual Volunteer.

November 5, 2018 – G. Murray and Edna Forbes Foundation Fund grants $104,596

Grants support 10 charities improving lives across Saskatchewan.

November 1, 2018 – Smart & Caring Fund Grants Announced (Fall 2018)

$18,860 granted to 11 charitable programs.

October 24, 2018 – Executive Director Announcement 

Donna Ziegler joins SSCF as Executive Director on Dec. 3, 2018.

October 11, 2018 – “South Sask. Community Foundation placing special focus on reconciliation”

The Regina Leader-Post covers SSCF’s Oct. 4, 2018 Vital Signs launch.

October 7, 2018 – “Report offers ‘snapshot’ into community need in south Sask.”

980 CJME reports on SSCF’s Vital Signs report and its findings.

October 4, 2018 – SSCF Launches 2018 Regina and South Saskatchewan Vital Signs® Report

2018 report focuses on pursuing reconciliation, welcoming newcomers, and building economic inclusion.

August 31, 2018 – “South Sask. Community Foundation helps good people do great things”

SSCF is profiled in QC. 

August 30, 2018 – “MacKenzie Art Gallery receives $25 million, largest donation in history”

From the Regina Leader-Post: the MacKenzie Art Gallery receives its largest donation in history (to be endowed at the South Saskatchewan Community Foundation).

June 27, 2018 – “Moffat Family Fund Provides Support to Local Agencies”

Discover Moose Jaw report on the Moffat Family Fund’s granting to the City of Moose Jaw and District.

July 4, 2017 – “Rainbow Youth Centre receives $130,000 donation in wake of April flood”

Regina Leader-Post article about an anonymous SSCF donor’s gift to the Rainbow Youth Centre.