Every grant SCF makes tells a story of a need that is filled and touches many lives. Chances are you have been touched by a grant from SCF and didn't realize that we had that helped another organization do its work.
You might be someone who got the skills and the training needed because of a scholarship. You might have attended a grief programme, been helped through trauma,learned how to cook, been able to access a play structure, been to the Y, been to the Theatre or a concert. You may have sat on a bench on the Howard Watson Trail, on stones by a splash pad, or rested under a tree we paid for. Your might have walked or biked a trail , enjoyed the beach or played pickleball on a newly renovated court. You might have been to a medical appointment, received help from a food bank, or with mental health issues. And if it wasn’t you, it might have been your neighbour or your friend.
These are the types of things that make this a vibrant, inclusive, livable community. That’s what we fund.
Since 1983 we've returned more than 5 million dollars to our community .