Thursday, October 20, 2016
R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum Director, Doug Adams recently approached SCF with a grant application to pledge support for the Montebello project. The project was unanimously approved at the SCF June Board meeting.
Shuswap Community Foundation will allocate $17,000 per year over the next three years (a total of $51,000) from the retained earnings of the Lloyd and Dorothy Askew Family Endowment, the SCF Community (General) Fund, the Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Association Endowment and the Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Association – Peterson Family Endowment to the Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Park for the Montebello Project....
Friday, April 15, 2016
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.
The Fund will distribute small grants through community foundations to locally-led projects that build community, inspire a deeper understanding of Canada, and encourage participation in a wide range of initiatives that mark Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation....