Your Community Matters – December 2020

“The miracle is this – the more we share, the more we have.” ~Leonard Nemoy

As 2020 comes to a close, and we prepare to celebrate the holiday season, albeit much differently this year, I want to express our sincerest gratitude to our many supporters during this year.

The impact has been incredible!  Collectively, with our donors, fund holders, and government support programs, Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta has provided over 1.4 million dollars to our region this year.  This is a tribute to the care and concern we hold for each other and our communities, especially during difficult times. 

This holiday season, we urge you to continue this sentiment as we care for our communities in so many different ways.   The smallest gestures of kindness can mean so much and sustain us as we navigate, helping to provide joy during the holidays and position us for wellness as we move forward to better days!  We are better together and look forward to opportunities to build, connect, inspire and grow with you in 2021.

From our CFNWAB family to yours, we wish you a fantastic holiday season and may the New Year be filled with possibilities!

Warmest wishes,

Laura LaValley, CEO

2020 Invest Northwest Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta

We’re celebrating making an impact in our communities! Please join us as we share our year in review as a reminder of the amazing and innovative projects, programs and community leaders in our communities of Northwestern Alberta!

Please watch the video here on facebook or below and celebrate with us, all the great work being done by our fundholders, donors, and organizations in your communities!

Year End Giving 2020

Have you gotten all of your donations in for 2020? Do you still need tax credits come income tax time? Then may we recommend year end giving!

The Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta is a charity for charities. We support student award programming and charitable organizations within our region to assure they receive the necessary funding to continue providing essential services to our most vulnerable.

We are a one stop shop for giving. You can choose from any of our funds, focusing on all the needs in our region and you receive an immediate charitable tax receipt for your donation. AWESOME!

To ensure you qualify for a 2020 tax receipt, you can donate by:

•       Dropping a cheque at our office (please call first).

•        Calling our office at (780) 538-2820.

•        Sending it via mail, postmarked no later than Dec 31.

•        Visiting our secure giving page here until Dec 31.

Still have shopping left to do but not excited about busy parking lots and store lines? Consider making a donation as a gift in someone’s honour and we will notify them that you’ve done this on their behalf.

How to donate: