At Shuswap Community Foundation, our mission is to unite those who care with the needs of our community to continue building a vibrant caring Shuswap.
Recipients of Canada 150 Community Fund 1st Grant Intake
This past October SCF partnered with Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) for a Community Fund for Canada’s 150th Grant in celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation. The Foundation gave $10,000 which was matched by CFC for a combined total of $20,000 . As of today, we have completed our first intake of grants totaling $10,000 to these locally-led projects .
Build. Maintain. Explore.
The Shuswap Trail Alliance has embarked on a campaign to build their endowment fund, the Shuswap Trail Legacy Fund (Shuswap Hut and Trail Alliance Endowment Fund) which is managed by Shuswap Community Foundation. Building a permanent Legacy Fund will help the Trail Alliance to continue building, maintaining and exploring the Shuswap Trail system into the future. There are several ways to donate to Fund, either in person at SCF office (450 Lakeshore Dr, NE), mail to Box 624 Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4N7 or click on the Donate Now (directed to Canada Helps website) button at the top of our website page and search for Shuswap Hut and Trail Alliance Endowment Fund.
2015/2016 Annual Community Report
Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017 is an historic moment with the power to bring people and
places together as we dream big about our communities and our country.
It's a chance to encourage all Canadians to contribute to their communities in a way that will foster a greater sense
of belonging, support meaningful reconciliation and leave a lasting legacy now and for future generations.