Family & Friends Community Foundation Inc. is a non-profit corporation with charitable tax status. It was founded in 2003 by initiative of Don Layh, the local lawyer at that time.
What does The Family & Friends Community Foundation do?
- Builds Endowment Funds
The community foundation pools charitable gifts of many donors to create permanent, income-earning endowment funds to benefit communities. The community invites people to support their hometown by giving cash, real-estate, stock, artwork and insurance. Flexibility is a key.
If your employer partners with Benevity you may be able to double your contribution to the Family & Friends Community Foundation by submitting your receipt to them for a matching opportunity. Please consider doing this. THANK YOU!
- Gives Grants
The community uses the income earned by investing funds to give grants to a wide range of community groups; the original investment is left to grow over time. To apply for the grant, visit their website. The deadline is December 31st.
- Builds Community Leadership
Work with entire community, region, bringing people together from all sectors to identify and address local issues.
Box 800, Langenburg, SK