Boissevain & Morton Foundation Inc.

P.O. Box 1075 - 418 South Railway
Boissevain, MB R0K 0E0

Registered Charitable Number: 11921 6737 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest

Mission

The gift that keeps on giving.

Description

We accept donations in perpetuity with interest distributed annually to qualified donees in Boissevain and the R.M of Morton. Qualified donees must promote recreational educational and cultural advancement with in the community. We manage a host of funds and also have several varied designated funds some providing out of the area funding as designated by donors.

Board

  • Brandt Bessant, Board Chair
  • Brent Hazelwood, Vice Chair
  • Jamie Dickinson, Treasurer
  • Helen Deacon, Secretary
  • Lindsay Beard, Director
  • Diane Bell, Director
  • Robert Doell, Director
  • Andy Neufeld, Director
  • Patty Rainnie, Director
  • Colleen Sambrook-Adams, Director
  • Bonnie Scott, Director
  • Keith Wooldridge, Director

Staff

  • Raylene Conway-Smith, Executive Director

Foundation Funds

Boissevain & Morton Foundation Undesignated Fund – used to grant out to local projects in the Town of Boissevain & R.M. of Morton annually by the board.

Recent Grants

2017 Grants
Click here to see the recipient organizations.

Boissevain Golf Club Ice maker for kitchen $3,831.44
Boissevain Curling Club Lights for Club room and kitchen $4,000.00
Boissevain Library & Archives Update microfilm collection for archives $600.00
Moncur Gallery Equipment to provide self guided tours, and training $3,642.45
Tiny Turtle Playroom Materials for early childhood program $984.95
Prairie Partners Inc. Replace old deck on the east side of building $2,500.00
Boissevain Recreation Commission Drums Alive Program $1,500.00
Boissevain-Morton Arts Council Shelving & Tables for Art for All Hall $1,290.00
Turtle Mountain Ag Society 10 aluminum picnic tables $2,500.00
Kinsmen Club Boissevain 20×30 extension for storage shed in ag grounds $8,677.29
Boissevain Arts Park Storage Shed, Tools and plants for a new bed $3,000.00
Services for Seniors Refrigeration unit for jubilee manor $1,354.87
Boissevain School Second Step Program material $2,259.00
Boissevain School Breakfast program $1,000.00
Boissevain Farmers Market Portable Canopies and storage Shed $5,860.00