As part of our commitment to ensure that charities in central Alberta receive consistent funding, the Red Deer & District Community Foundation had a busy summer of coordinating disbursement cheques to charities with designated funds. The total amount of funds returned to community agencies through designated disbursements in 2022 is just over $190,000.00, distributed to […]

For over 20 years, the Sylvan Lake Endowment Fund has been distributing grants to local agencies in Sylvan Lake and surrounding area. Established in 2001, this fund with the Red Deer & District Community Foundation aims to strengthen the quality of life of Sylvan Lake residents.   This year, the Sylvan Lake Endowment Fund has granted over $7,000 to local agencies supporting programs in the arts, mental […]

With the addition of another scholarship in 2022, the Red Deer & District Community Foundation gave away a record number of scholarships to local students this year. Over $100,000 was awarded to students from Red Deer, Penhold, and surrounding areas. “These scholarships make such an impact in the lives of students who are facing huge […]