June 2015

"There's nothing quite as powerful as people feeling they can have impact and make a difference.

When you've got that going for you,

I think it's a very powerful way to implement change."

Anne M. Mulcahy

As we move into summer spending time outdoors with family and friends, planning summer holidays and enjoying the extended daylight time, this is a perfect opportunity to reflect on the gift of a Community Foundation and the impact our organizations contribute to society.

The Community Foundation exists to nurture a healthy, vibrant, giving and caring community that values diversity and supports all people, a community where citizens are engaged, and where a strong and sustainable charitable sector serves the current and emerging needs of the community.

Imagine a community where citizens are engaged in community building at all levels. Imagine a community that is healthy and vibrant, that embraces diversity and supports all its members. Imagine a community where a strong and sustainable charitable sector serves community needs.

Connect People. Build Community. For Good, and Forever.

May 2015

"Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible." ~Francis of Assisi

Our team wasfortunate to have attended the Community Foundations of Canada Conference held in Calgary in early May, "The Wild Wild Why". . .

We were inspired by the over 600 delegates from across the globe with a common message about The Community Foundation Movement and the specific purpose to serve our communities. Our movement is a resilient and diverse engaging communities we live in.

What is Your "Why"?