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Midway And Beyond Little THeatre

ONE GIANT STEP CLOSER! July 3rd, saw the dream of creating a theatre space in the Midway Community Hall take a huge leap forward when George Longden of the PHOENIX FOUNDATION handed the Midway Community Association a cheque for $4000. The MCA, sponsors of Midway and Beyond Little Theatre, will use the money to purchase 8 theatre lighting fixtures. The …

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Congratulations 2014 Scholarship Recipients

The Terry Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship recipient is Tanya Stoochnoff Gordon Keir Memorial Scholarship recipient is Brook Thate J.J. McDonell Memorial Scholarship recipients – Anton Strukoff, Tyanna Stoochnoff and Kylie Sargeant John Nilsen Memorial Endowment Fund Recipients – Brook Thate and Cortney Gosselin

Welcome New Administrative Assistant

We are pleased to welcome Myrna Logan to the Phoenix Foundation. Myrna has been contracted by the Foundation to perform administrative tasks. She can be reached by e-mail at phoenixfoundationbdry@gmail.com

Phoenix Supports Jacob Noseworthy

The British Columbia Youth Parliament is held each year between Christmas and New Years. Students must apply to be a part of this activity, which takes place in the BC Legislature building. Being able to attend the British Columbia Youth Parliament was one of the greatest experiences I have ever had. To be able to sit in the Legislative Assembly …

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Foundation Targets Vital Signs

With over $2.2 million in vested funds working for the Boundary region, the Foundation directors have set their sights on continuing to grow their funds to build on the grants distributed since 1997. Director and incoming chair of the Grants Committee, George Longden, announced the Foundation’s aim to raise $1.8 million by 2018, or 1.8 x 18 as the campaign …

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Annual Community Social

Board secretary Leda Leander presents an agency endowment cheque to the Boundary Women’s Coalition Launching a new Vital Signs project in the next few months, the Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary Communities invites you to join us at our annual community social. The evening of networking, refreshments and sharing demonstrates the Foundation’s ties to their community and the organizations who …

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Foundation Receives Grant From Newman’s Own

Article by Karl Yu, Grand Forks Gazette Thanks to a nomination from Buy-Low Foods’ manager Fred Boyd, the Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary Communities has received $10,000 from the charitable organization of late-actor Paul Newman. Newman’s Own Foundation provided the grant to the local Phoenix Foundation, which will use the money to update the Vital Signs report, a checkup conducted …

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Family Friendly Initiative Launched

In honour and celebration of the first BC Family Day, the Boundary Success By 6 Family Friendly Business initiative launched with the first window decal placed at Grand Forks Credit Union. Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary Communities is a partner in the Success by 6 program and is pleased to support this new initiative. Local businesses – from Christina Lake …

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GFCU $100,000 Donation!

The Phoenix Foundation received another donation from the Grand Forks Credit Union announced Thursday, April 26. The credit union, who donated $100,000 each of the last two years to the Phoenix Foundation, donated another $100,000 into the Grand Forks Credit Union Community Endowment Fund adding to their fund with a goal of a principal value of $1 million. The amount …

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