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.
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”
A Discover Moose Jaw report on the Moffat Family Fund’s granting to the City of Moose Jaw and District.
Regina Leader-Post article about an anonymous SSCF donor’s gift to the Rainbow Youth Centre.