About the Mission Community Foundation

The Mission Community Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization, which collects funds from donors and invests these funds, using the income for the benefit of the citizens of the Mission area, in the fields of education, recreation, culture, and the humanities.
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Welcome to the Mission Community Foundation website

The Mission Community Foundation is an incorporated, non-profit society guided by a local independent Board of Directors. The Foundation holds and administers private resources entrusted to it for the common good of the community of Mission. The Foundation is non-political and non-partisan and is a registered charity under the Canadian Income Tax Act.

People who give to the Mission Foundation care deeply about their community and their city. The Foundation respects and understands this level of care. Its Board of Directors accepts gifts and bequests in confidence and professionally manages them so the earnings on the ever growing, invested capital work in perpetuity for the betterment of Mission. The Mission Foundation embodies a simple concept People working together can make a difference for Mission! The Foundation’s Board of Directors believes that charitable funds, invested over time will grow and will continue to impact long after the original gift is made.

 

Latest News from the Mission Community Foundation

2018 Mission Community Foundation Scholarship Awards

On May 2, 2018 the Mission Community Foundation presented 58 students with $70,000 worth of bursaries and scholarships, as well as awarding 2 free tuitions to UFV.  This was our 30th year of presenting awards and we invited Norm Cook, an original board member, and...

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Mission Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

Join us in welcoming Abe Neufeld and Sean Melia to the Mission Community Foundation Board of Directors. Abe joins us as the representative for Mission Community Services. He is a long-time resident with a rich history of service and volunteerism in the community and...

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Preserving our Past

In 2012, Shirley Walker decided to create a fund with Mission Community Foundation dedicated to the Mission Community Archives Centre.  The fund has been set up to automatically distribute funds in June using the interest monies earned from the fund capital of...

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Foundation Board Member Changes

In December, the board accepted the resignation of Lloyd McKimmon as the representative from Fraser Valley Regional District and we are currently awaiting a replacement from FVRD.  Although Lloyd was only with us for 2 years, we will miss his contributions to...

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Upcoming Events

2018 G.W. Cooke Awards Presentation

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 7:00 pm at the Clarke Theatre Join us in celebrating mathematical and scientific excellence in Middle School children.  Annual Cooke awards presentation provides certificates and medals to students who have strong marks in science or math as...

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2018 Scholarship Awards Presentation

May 2nd, 2018 7:00 pm at the Clarke Theatre Come join us in celebrating our 30th year of providing scholarships to local students.  All benefactors and past recipients are encouraged to join us.  We'd love to get a group picture of everyone who has been involved with...

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2 days ago

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This is for our teachers who help us all year long. Enjoy your summer break (when it gets here in a couple weeks).

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Summer break is here ❤️
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WOW, just look at those smiling faces. Cooke Awards photo from our photographer and teacher Mrs. Kathy Baker.
Parents can email me to get a soft copy or pull from here.
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Tonight Mission Community Foundation presented the G.W. Cooke awards at the Clarke Theatre. These awards were given to 47 middle school students for achievements in math or science. Other criteria for the award is the students contributions through kindness and friendship.
Pictures from the photographer will be available next week and I will post them once received. In the interim, I encourage anyone who took photo's in the audience to post them here.
THANK YOU for joining us this evening.
Thanks to Paul Horn for supplying this photo.
Apologies for re-posting, original had to be deleted because I added the wrong photo and FB won't let you delete just the photo.
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4 weeks ago

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A very inspiring message to us all.

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A match, a flame, and one life-changing decision: This is how John O'Leary went from a curious kid to a man on fire.

Follow John’s page to get daily inspiration + live your life ON FIRE too: John O'Leary - Live Inspired.
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