To preserve and advance the quality of life in the community by developing a permanent endowment fund and making responsible grants for the good of our community.
The Foundation was formed as a direct result of a bequeath from a local area farming couple, Bernard and Iola Goekoop. Our charitable status was effective as of June 12th, 2009. As of August 29, 2011, our assets now total over $439,000.
We are comprised of 12 directors, equally distributed by age, gender, area in which you reside and background for the community.
- Donna Morken – President
- Ian Dyer – Vice President
- Michelle McFadden – Secretary
- Craig Allison – Treasurer
- Harry Airey – Director
- Brian Carlisle – Director
- Peter Mellings – Director
- Al Morken – Director
- Wayne Wareham – Director
- Donna Falkevitch – Director
- Diane Marriott – Director
- Stacey Stott – Director
- General Fund
|Rivers Comets – Baseball Diamond||$1,500|
|Riverdale Day Care – Equipment & materials||$2,000|
|Rivers Elementary School Playground – Caboose||$849.56|
|Rivers Curling Club – Coat rack and new bumpers||$1,175|
|Prairie Crocus Library – Rejuvenation||$1,000|
|Clack Museum – Restoration||$1,000|
|Rivers Collegiate (Wetland Centre of Excellence)||$1,000|
|Razzamatazz Dance Club (Costumes)||$2,000|