THE PERTH AND DISTRICT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

Registered Name: THE PERTH AND DISTRICT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

Business Number: 874462112RR0001

About This Charity

 

Our Vision

To be a leader in helping build a smart, vibrant and caring community. 

Our Mission

To encourage philanthropy and build a sustainable fund to support local needs, nurture capacity and enrich the quality of life throughout our community.

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 cummunity 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".