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Youth-led community projects get the green light for Canada’s 150th

(OTTAWA, ON) August 12, 2016 – A range of projects led by and involving youth are getting the go ahead thanks to contributions from...

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Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough helps welcome newcomers on Canada Day

This past Canada Day, Cuban salsa dancers, Indigenous hand drum singers, jiu jitsu martial artists, and food from around the world were among the many highlights...

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New community foundations open grants for #Canada150

Summer is here with a splash! A new wave of community foundations are now accepting grant applications to the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th....

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New CFs open call for Canada 150 grants

Happy Canada Day! With 2017 just around the corner more community foundations have opened their grant applications to the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th...

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Multicultural community projects front and centre for Canada’s 150th

Photo: Canadian Mosaic Project by Tim Van Horn (OTTAWA, ON) June 27, 2016 – A groundswell of multicultural events and activities will take place...

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Grand Bend Community Foundation brings back the music

The beautiful, sandy beaches of Grand Bend, Ontario have long been a popular destination for anyone looking to soak up a few rays, go for...

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First wave of Indigenous-led projects engage communities for Canada’s 150th

(OTTAWA, ON) June 21, 2016 – An initial wave of Indigenous-led activities will engage communities across the country this summer thanks to contributions from...

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Banff Canmore Community Foundation unites Bow Valley region for Canada’s sesquicentennial

What happens when you mix five parts community enthusiasm with five parts imagination and two heaping spoonfuls of generosity? An opportunity to help local...

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Next wave of community foundations open grant applications to Community Fund for Canada’s 150th

More community foundations are participating in the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th (CFC150), a national, community-led initiative that will support local projects that build...

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Engaging our communities in Canada’s 150th

I know, I know – Canada Day 2017 is still over a year away. But the recent announcements made by Minister Joly have reminded...

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First community foundations participate in Community Fund for Canada’s 150th

(Ottawa, ON) April 4, 2016 – The first community foundations in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Ontario and New Brunswick have opened grant applications...

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New Community Fund for Canada’s 150th to build community and encourage participation for the sesquicentennial

TORONTO, ON, March 14, 2016 – A new community fund to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation was announced today by the Honourable Mélanie...

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