Foundation Fables: Then and Now – Episode 16

One Million Dollars in Awards Given The date is May 2, 2007 and it’s the Mission Community Foundation’s scholarship awards night, held at the Clarke Theatre. It’s a big year for students with 70 being awarded a total of $92,000.00. It’s also a big night for the...

Fund Facts: Robson Fund

Fund Facts: Robson Fund Dr. Peter Robson is regarded as a true ambassador for the Mission Community Foundation. He volunteered on its Board of Directors as well as sat on every committee. He chaired the Development Committee while on the Board and served on the...

Foundation Fables: Then and Now – Episode 15

Millennium Goals The world is starting a new millennium and Mission Community Foundation is working on several goals. A newly implemented Community Fund was started in 1998 and a Gala was held on February 19, 2000 to encourage contributions. A $10,000 cheque was...

Foundation Fables: Then and Now – Episode 14

Celebrating 10 years of Growth By the end of our 10th year, Mission Foundation had grown to 25 funds and $652,724.00. Scholarship funds were in the lead at 15 with the remaining 10 funds created for automatic payment or granting purposes. It was time to celebrate...

Fund Facts: Lee & Park Family Fund

After two of their three sons received Scholarships from Mission Community Foundation, Mr. Lee and Mrs. Park wanted to give back to their community and started this fund in 2014.  They know how expensive post-secondary education is and believe it is important to the...