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MissionTo serve the residents of the Rural Municipality of Coldwell by maintaining a permanent endowment fund aimed at strengthening and improving the quality of life for today and into the future.
DescriptionThe Coldwell Community Foundation attracts, receives and accumulates charitable gifts in a permanent capital fund and on an annual basis distributes income from those funds to charitable community groups for projects designed with the purpose of strengthening and improving the quality of life in the Rural Municipality of Coldwell. It is a way to give back to the community which has nurtured, supported and facilitated the healthy lifestyle our families have enjoyed here since the community was first established.
- Chairperson – Alice Atkinson
- Vice-Chairperson Glen Jeffrey
- Secretary – Patty Johnson
- Treasurer – Irene Runolfson
- Director – Wendy Sweetland-Budge
- Director – Hope Sigfusson
- Director – Greg Brown
- Director – Brian Sigfusson
- Director – Val Jeffrey
Recent GrantsClick the + to see the grant recipients.
|Royal Canadian Legion Lundar Branch #185||$1,060|
|Lundar Community Swimming Pool||$4,672.93|
|Pauline Johnson Library||$3,800|
|Lundar Museum Society||$1,500|
|Lundar Agricultural Society||$4,000|
|Lundar Community Resources Council: new soil & geo-tech for weed control outdoor garden boxes||$1,400|
|Lundar Minor Ball: assist with dugouts/fencing for new ball diamonds||$5,000|
|Lundar Community Swimming Pool: assist with community pool splash pad project (2021 & 2022)||$10,000|
|Grettir Co-op Inc: assist with construction of a main entrance vestibule for new arena||$5,000|
|Lundar Beach/Sugar Point Cottagers Association: assist with outdoor exercise circuit project||$1,600|
|Lundar Golf Club: assist with bathroom renos for wheelchair accessibility to their clubhouse||$2,000|
Lundar Recreation Park: assist with renos to existing structure to become a sheltered picnic area
|Coldwell Community Foundation Endowment Fund||unrestricted community granting|
|The Paul & Ollie Johnson Endowment Fund||unrestricted community granting|
|Myrtle Smith Memorial Fund||supports Eriksdale United Church|
|Lundar Heritage Park Fund||supports park enhancement|
|Diane Jacobs Trail Fund||supports walking trail maintenance|
|Sweetland Family Memorial Fund||unrestricted community granting|
|Lundar Museum Society Fund||supports museum operations/maintenance|
|David & Patricia Sigfusson Memorial Fund||unrestricted community granting|
|David & Patricia Sigfusson Lundar Memorial Arena Maintenance Fund||supports upkeep of local arena|
|Cal & Dorothy Bennett Memorial Fund||provides an annual scholarship at Lundar School|