News Release

Saskatoon Community Foundation Announces 2018 Quality of Life Grants

June 12, 2018   For immediate release   Saskatoon Community Foundation Announces 2018 Quality of Life Grants   On June 12, 2018, 4:30 pm at Persephone Theatre, the Saskatoon Community Foundation will host “Many Voices Together,” a celebration of its 2018 grants from the Quality of Life Grants Program and the Community Fund for Reconciliation. […]

Saskatoon Community Foundation Announces First Grants from the Community Fund for Reconciliation

May 29, 2018 For immediate release Saskatoon Community Foundation Announces First Grants from the Community Fund for Reconciliation   The Community Fund for Reconciliation In 2017, the Saskatoon Community Foundation created the Community Fund for Reconciliation, supported in part with proceeds from the 2017 Nutrien Saskatoon Community Foundation Cultural Gala. The Saskatoon Community Foundation today […]

Saskatoon Community Foundations Announces Grants from the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th

June 9, 2017   On Thursday June 8, 2017, the Saskatoon Community Foundation, in partnership with PotashCorp, Community Foundations of Canada and the Government of Canada announced Saskatoon’s grant recipients from the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th.   The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th activates an impressive array of initiatives and activities that will bring […]

Community Fund for Canada’s 150th Provides $300,000 to Local Projects

The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th The Saskatoon Community Foundation is proud to present a historic granting opportunity! In partnership with Community Foundations of Canada, the Government of Canada and PotashCorp, the Saskatoon Community Foundation has $300,000 to fund local projects and initiatives. While all projects will be considered, SCF’s grants will have a special […]

2016 Salute! Celebrates Quality of Life Grants

May 10, 2016 For immediate release On May 10, 2016, the Saskatoon Community Foundation hosts its 5th annual Salute!, celebrating the generous spirit and commitment of those individuals and organizations who make Saskatoon the best community in which to live. Salute! features several speakers, including sponsor Jay Stark of Sutton Financial Group, 2015 Cornerstone of […]

Saskatoon Receives $35,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

For Immediate Release Saskatoon Receives $35,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees Saskatoon, May 10, 2016 – Saskatoon Community Foundation is pleased to announce a $35,000 contribution to the Saskatoon Open Door Society from Community Foundation of Canada’s Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees in support of local settlement efforts. The Welcome Fund was seeded by […]

Carm Michalenko Appointed Executive Director of Saskatoon Community Foundation

Greg Keller, Chair of the Saskatoon Community Foundation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Carm Michalenko, formerly Community Relations Manager for Affinity Credit Union, as the new Executive Director of SCF. “Carm’s experience in community investment and across all sectors of our community will help us achieve the SCF’s vision of making Saskatoon the […]

2015 Signature Grant to YMCA

Greg Keller, Chair of the Saskatoon Community Foundation, is pleased to announce that the Foundation’s 2015 Signature Grant of $50,000.00 has been awarded to YMCA of Saskatoon for the playground at its South Childcare facility. In 2015, the SCF focused its Signature Grant on “The Early Years,” reflecting studies that show the first 2,000 days […]

Will Power Week 2015

A current, valid will is very important. FREE public seminars will get you started. Topics to be discussed include: Powers of attorney Health care directives Wills and estate administration Compiling your important information (Just in Case Binder) Tuesday, October 6th 7:00pm Prairieland Park, Hall E, 503 Ruth St. W Presented by: Roger Arnold Cuelenaere Kendal […]

SCF Plans Leadership Transition

The Board of Directors of the Saskatoon Community Foundation (“SCF”) announced today it will begin a leadership transition, beginning with a search for a new Executive Director to follow Trevor Forrest, who will remain with the Foundation until the end of 2015. Mr. Forrest has served as Executive Director of the Foundation since 2002 and […]