Living Legacy Community Foundation Inc.

Box 1343
Russell, MB R0J 1W0

Registered Charitable Number: 11912 9872 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Parkland

Mission

“Supporting community dreams through community giving.”

Description

Living Legacy Community Foundation provides grants and scholarship to organizations and students within the Municipality of Riding Mountain West and Municipality of Russell-Binscarth on an annual basis.

Board

  • Greg Boden
  • William Brown
  • Kelvin Nerbas
  • Chris Radford
  • Jean Thompson
  • Sadie McCauley

Staff

  • Sandie Ross

Foundation Funds

Living Legacy Community Fund Provides resources and scholarship funds to projects within the Asessippi Parkland area.
Russell Swimming Pool Fund Provides funds to the Russell Swimming Pool for capital projects.
Inglis Elevator Fund Inglis Elevator is an historic site. This fund is for the ongoing upkeep of the elevator.
Angusville Heritage Hall Fund Angusville Heritage Hall is an historic site in the Village of Angusville recognizing the Ukranian Culture in the area.
Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery Fund Annual grant for the upkeep of this historic cemetery.
Tyler Shwaluk Memorial Fund Fund established in memory of Tyler. An annual scholarship to a Major Pratt grad entering a trade. The fund allows for a grant in lieu or in addition to the scholarship.
Russell Library Fund Fund established to enhance the children’s area of the library.

Recent Grants

2019

Russell Lots-A-Tots Inc. for Daycare Expansion $3,000
Field of Dreams for completion of Ball Diamonds $4,500
Main Street Revitalization for open air museum $2,000
Prairie Arts cARTel for Parkland Juried Art Show $1,000
Major Pratt School Band for new instruments $2,000
Communities in Bloom for hanging baskets $1,400
Knox United Church for wheelchair lift $2,750
Russell Library for cupboards and copier $3,600
Senior Services of Banner County for handivan bus repair $1,800

 

Grant Deadlines

November 12