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News and Blogs from the Mission Community Foundation

Fund Facts: Rock Family Funds

The Rock Family legacy started a long time ago when Cliff & Marjorie Rock had a chain of 4 pharmacies in the Mission area. They both believe in giving back to their community and Cliff had been involved in the Kinsmen Club, Mission Memorial Hospital Board, and served...

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Fund Facts: Ralph Babuik Fund

This fund, in memory of Ralph Babuik, was established in 2005 to support students who wish to pursue a career in a trade. Ralph was a red seal millwright, who received his certification at age 28 from BCIT. He was sponsored by Whonnock Lumber which was located in...

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Fund Facts: Norma Kenney Fund

Norma Kenney (ne: Locke) was a passionate woman who was a force of nature that you just had to follow. At 16 she had her own show on CBC radio called “I’ve Got a Right to Sing the Blues”; a 15-minute show that ran for 84 weeks.  By 18, Norma was enrolled in the...

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Fund Facts: Fenmo Boswyk Music Fund

This fund is a dual purpose fund providing scholarships and grants focusing on music in our community. Fenmo’s love of music was legendary. He played with Mart Kenney on occasion and was a self taught, gifted musician, playing piano mostly by ear. Wanting everyone to...

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