Community Foundation of Swan Valley Inc.

P.O. Box 1509
Swan River, MB R0L 1Z0

Registered Charitable Number: 86716 9708 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Parkland

Board

  • Lorne Henkelman, Chairperson
  • Tim Mendel, Vice-Chair
  • Henry Rasmussen, Treasurer
  • Kathy Eggie, Secretary
  • Norm Bruce
  • Glenda Foster
  • Shauna Klekta
  • Teresa McKay
  • June McKenzie
  • Max Polon
  • Lisa Robertson
  • Barry Stephenson

Staff

  • Donna Martin, Executive Director

Foundation Highlights

Celebration of Philanthropy at Community Foundation Gala
November 9, 2018

The Community Foundation of Swan Valley held their 4th Annual Cultural Gala on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the War Veterans Community Hall in Swan River.

“Here in the Swan Valley, volunteerism and philanthropy is at the core of who we are.” said Lorne Henkelman, Chair of the SVCF Board, during his opening remarks.  “The sense of community and interdependence, how we work together to thrive and grow is entrenched in our spirit. Nowhere is this spirit more evident than in you here tonight who make up our foundation, and tonight we celebrate our success.”

$450,000 CFSV Endowment from Cherban Brothers Estate
November 9, 2018

Photo: Hon. Ralph Eichler, Minister of Agriculture for the Province of Manitoba with Hon. Rick Wowchuk, MLA for Swan River, Community Foundation of Swan Valley Board Members and Herb and Bernice Bohnhardt.

Honourable Ralph Eichler, Minister of Agriculture for the Province of Manitoba, attended the Community Foundation of Swan Valley (Foundation) Cultural Gala on November 9, 2018 to present a cheque in the amount of $450,000 that will be used to create the Cherban Endowment Fund.