About the Mission Community FoundationThe 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. Learn More
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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
Cindy Verhulst was an impassioned individual who had the world at her feet. She was involved in her community and her commitment included chairing the Youth Advisory Council for 2 years, volunteering for Red Cross and Mission Memorial Hospital, and she helped...read more
Glen Kask is a writer, photographer and broadcaster who moved to Mission in 1974. While in Mission, he worked for the Fraser Valley Record (now called Mission Record) as the entertainment editor for a number of years. During his career, Glen received all sorts of...read more
The New Year has brought some changes to the Mission Community Foundation’s Board of Directors. Candie Thorne retired as a member at large. Although, we are sad to see her leave the Board, we are happy to announce that she will continue as a member of our Distribution...read more
In February of 1994, Charlie McPherson, President of the Lifetime Learning Centre Society, wrote to Mission Community Foundation advising that the Society wished to start a fund. At that time in our history, the Foundation offered a matching donor program and their...read more
Date: May 6, 2020 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Clarke Theatre (33700 Prentis Ave; Heritage Park Middle School) Join us as we recognize math and science excellence in middle school children.read more
The 2020 Annual General Meeting will be held on May 28th at 3;30 PM. Location to be determined. Invites will be sent.read more
Date: June 3, 2020 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Clarke Theatre (33700 Prentis Avenue; Heritage Park Middle School) Join us as we award bursaries and scholarships to graduating Mission students.read more