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VisionTo build a healthy, strong and vibrant community.
MissionTo establish and manage gifts in perpetuity for the distribution of grants to local charitable community organizations.
DescriptionEstablished in 1998, the Carman Area Foundation supports charitable activities in the Town of Carman, community of Sperling and the Rural Municipalities of Dufferin, Roland and Grey. Eligible activities include sports and recreation, the arts, health care, disadvantaged children, education and wellness. The Carman Area Foundation has now surpassed $2,000,000 in total assets and will soon reach $2,500,000. Each year the Foundation is providing more than $80,000 in grants to support many valued community initiatives.
- Barry Gosnell, Board Chair
- Janine Lodder, Vice-Chair
- Laura Znak, Treasurer and Chair Audit and Finance Committee
- Jo-Ann Tkachuk, Chair Development Committee
- Arthur Cameron, Chair Granting Committee
- Debbie Middleton
- Larry Hilmer
- Wendy Clark
- Ian Bergsma
- Tamara Butterfield
- Fred Colvin, Executive Director
|Undesignated Fund||Proceeds distributed at the discretion of the Board.|
|Mason’s Health Care Fund – Boyne Lodge||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Boyne Lodge.|
|Mason’s Health Care Fund – Carman Memorial Hospital||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Carman Memorial Hospital.|
|Mason’s Education Fund – Carman Collegiate||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Carman Collegiate.|
|Mason’s Education Fund – Carman Elementary School||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Carman Elementary School.|
|Carman Kinsmen Pool Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Carman Aquatic Centre.|
|Sperling Community Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Sperling Community.|
|Linear Grain Fund – donor advised||Proceeds to projects benefiting underprivileged children.|
|Theatre Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting theatre activities.|
|Roland Community Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting community activities in the R.M. of Roland.|
|Health and Wellness Fund||Proceeds to projects supporting a broad definition of community health and wellness.|
|Boyne Regional Library Fund||Proceeds to support the Boyne Regional Library.|
|Preston-Kitching Fund||Proceeds split between projects benefiting the Carman Memorial Hospital and the Boyne Lodge. Percentage of split on any given year at the discretion of the Board.|
|R.M. of Grey Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting community activities in the R.M. of Grey.|
|Carman Lions Club Fund||Proceeds to projects supporting a broad definition of community health and wellness.|
|Boyne Lodge Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Boyne Lodge.|
|Carman Memorial Hospital Fund||Proceeds to projects benefiting the Carman Memorial Hospital.|
|Arts Stabilization Manitoba Fund||Proceeds to support the stability and sustainability of the Golden Prairie Arts Council|
|Winston Simpson Memorial Fund||Proceeds to support improvement and maintenance of the Carman and District Hall.|
|Carman Golf and Curling Club Fund||Proceeds from this fund support the promotion, education and development of golf and curling for the benefit of the community.|
|Carman Collegiate Youth in Philanthropy Fund||Proceeds support initiatives in local area. Fund established through joint agreement between Thomas Sill Foundation, CAF and Carman Collegiate.|