Social Innovation Fund Projects Update
Funding for these initiatives was provided by the Government of New Brunswick through the Social Innovation Fund; a 10-million investment in innovative solutions to target poverty in Saint John.
Dominion Park Community Association is the 45th Anniversary Grant recipient!
Congratulations to Dominion Park Community Association in partnership with City of Saint John for being awarded the Community Foundation’s 45th Anniversary Grant! This $45,000 investment is the final piece required to move Phase 1 of this amazing project forward in 2022. The GSJ Community Foundation is excited to be a part of this transformative project […]
The Community Foundation welcomes Cindy Floyd, CFRE to the team.
We are thrilled to announce that Cindy Floyd, CFRE joins us today as our new Program Manager, Fund Development.
We are Hiring. Help us build a Greater Saint John!
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GSJ Community Foundation to take part in national Fund for Gender Equality
GSJ Community Foundation is proud to be one of participating community foundations across Canada taking part in the Fund for Gender Equality in Canada, a new collaboration between Community Foundations of Canada and the Equality Fund which is supported by the Government of Canada. Through this Fund, in 2021 and 2022, we will deliver $255,000.00 […]
The Greater Saint John Community Foundation activating new Emergency Community Support Fund
Vulnerable populations across Canada continue to be disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Marginalized groups, youth, children and the elderly, essential workers, and newcomers are just some of the communities that are facing increased challenges right now. Launched on May 19, 2020, the Government of Canada’s new Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) aims to provide […]
THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION Position: Impact Specialist Reports to: Executive Director Type: Two year term position, 37.5 hours per week About The Community Foundation The Community Foundation acts as a trustee of financial gifts from its donors – pooling the donations to cultivate and grow permanently endowed funds that support charitable organizations, local community needs and […]
Friars Family adds $41,383.00 to their endowment!
Wonderful job by the Friars Family! A huge boost for their endowment fund, The Friars Family ‘Celebrate’ Fund, in support of the priority neighbourhoods in greater Saint John with this year’s ‘Let’s Celebrate’ Concert at the Imperial Theatre. Thank you ladies, for all you do! ❤️
RBC Future Launch Challenge
Are you between the ages of 15-29 ? Do you have bold ideas for how to help your community? Are you keen to develop new skills, gain experience, and build relationships while addressing an urgent local need? You could receive a grant of up to $15,000 to make it happen with the RBC Future Launch […]