Your Community Matters – June 2021

Calling all residents!  If you live in the City of Grande Prairie, County of Grande Prairie, or MD of Greenview, we need your help!  Today!

Northwestern Alberta’s Vital Signs 2021 survey is in full swing and we need your input now!  Tapping into residents of these three municipalities will help provide necessary and timely information about the well-being of our communities!  We want to hear from you!  If you are 15 years old or older, please take 10 minutes to help us learn about what is important to you, your family, community and region! 

We urge you to share the link with anyone in your circle!!  The questions are straightforward, and the survey is designed to be quick and easy!  The impact your answers can have on future plans and decisions for your area is significant!  Northwestern Alberta’s Vital Signs 2021 will be available to the public in October 2021!  Step up, be involved and get informed!  We need this information now more than ever, to help us build back and move forward!  Be a part of leading the way!

Warmly,

Laura LaValley, CEO

2021 Vital Signs Survey – Take the Survey Now!

Take the survey now! https://bit.ly/3bZds34

Student Awards Applications Open

The Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta is accepting applications for Student Awards now until August 23, 2021.

Find more information and apply here – https://www.buildingtomorrowtoday.com/student-awards/

Did You Know? – Professional Advisors

Tell us, did you know? Our website offers a whole page under “Giving” for Professional Advisors with information on how to support their clients, resource guides, ways to give and we even offer recommendations on appropriate language to use when including a gift in a will. We will gladly work with the Professional Advisor and client to assure the wishes of the client/donor are met. We will also gladly meet with your firm to present on the charitable giving conversation.

Canada Healthy Communities Initiative

Deadline for applications is June 25, 2021. For more information visit – https://communityfoundations.ca/initiatives/chci/

Community Impact Grants Open for Applications

Apply here – https://www.buildingtomorrowtoday.com/community-impact-grants/