THE PERTH AND DISTRICT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

Registered Name: THE PERTH AND DISTRICT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

Business Number: 874462112RR0001

About This Charity

 Our Vision

We inspire charitable giving which betters our community.

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life for the residents of our community, we:

  • Foster community based philanthropy
  • Build and carefully manage endowed funds
  • Address community needs and opportunities through strategic grant making.

About Our Charity

The Foundation has been established in order to provide a vehicle which will:

~ assist donors in making community focused philanthropic decisions;

~ receive and invest endowments in a permanent, professionally managed trust;

~ utiilize the funds earnings to support a broad range of community enrichment activities;

~ be governed by a community appointed, local Board of Directors who serve as volunteers for a three year term;

~ minimize administrative expenses;

~ provide a long-term, permanent focus for benevolent work throughout our community ensuring a co-ordinated, integrated approach with other charitable organizations;

~ provide grants in response to our community's greatest needs while maintaining and expanding the endowment fund for future generations;

~ continue to work in close co-operation with similar foundations across Canada through our membership in the national organization, "Community Foundations of Canada".