Archive for January, 2017

Thank-you Kootenay Savings Foundation

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 @ 03:01 PM
posted by: Louise McEwan

LCF thanks the Kootenay Savings Community Foundation for its generous donation.  In the spirit of Christmas giving, KSCF disbursed grants to fifteen different organizations.   Click  here to read more.

Congratulations To Our Fall 2016 Grant Recipients

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 @ 03:01 PM
posted by: Louise McEwan


LCF disbursed $9000 in grants this fall.  These grants were made possible by:

  • Kootenay Savings Community Foundation Fund
  • Columbia Basin Trust Endowment Fund
  • Black Jack Ski Club Legacy Fund
  • William Exner Memorial Fund
  • Harry Stanton Endowment Fund
  • Sheila Rogers and Una ffrench Endowment Fund
  • Edie and Tom McEwan Endowment Fund

If you are interested in leaving a legacy to your community and would like to establish an endowed fund, please contact us.

2016 Grant Recipients:

  • Trail Family and Individual Resource Centre  ”Dental Access Fund”  $750
  • Black Jack Cross Country Ski Club  ”Skier Development”  $1000
  • Vision for Small Schools “Building our Minds” $500
  • Kootenay Festival of the Arts “2017 Festival”  $1000
  • SD #20 Fruitvale Elementary “LEAP Project” $750
  • Rossland Youth Action Network “Youth Engagement in the Arts”  $1000
  • SD #20 “Hunger Relief Initiative”  $1500
  • United Way of Trail and District “Stars for Success Program” $1000
  • Scouts Canada – 2nd Rossland Group  ”Rossland Scout Hall Renovation”  $1000
  • Kootenay Columbia Educational Heritage Society “Digitization Project” $500