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Neighbourhood Small Grants Available

Have you heard? This year, the Phoenix Foundation has over $20,000 to give away to individuals who have a great idea to deepen connections in our communities. Through the Neighbourhood Small Grants, the Phoenix Foundation is able to provide grants up to $500 to individuals to bring their project to life. This year, the Phoenix Foundation is partnering with the …

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Volunteer appreciation and job fair 2023

Those groups who received grants from the Phoenix Foundation will be invited to share their stories and how the grant from the Phoenix Foundation has made an impact to the Boundary Community. Those groups receiving grants in 2022 will be honored with a certificate and photo opportunity with the Phoenix Foundation Board of Directors from 11-12. There will be a …

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community services recovery fund

Phoenix Foundation is proud to be working with community foundations across Canada as part of the Community Services Recovery Fund. This fund is a collaboration between Canadian Red Cross, Community Foundations of Canada, and United Way Centraide Canada to provide funding to Community Service Organizations including non-profit organizations, Indigenous Governing Bodies and Registered Charities located in Canada. The Community Services …

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Special Announcement

grand forks credit union and Gulf & Fraser donate $400k to Boundary region community.

Grand Forks, B.C. – Following a membership vote in favour of joining BC credit union Gulf & Fraser on January 1, 2023, the Board of Grand Forks Credit Union (gfcu) has approved a significant donation of $250,000 to the Phoenix Foundation as a thank you to members for supporting their future vision. Gulf & Fraser will donate $150,000 over the …

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New Agency Endowment Fund

The Phoenix Foundation would like to recognize the Boundary Community Hospice Association for establishing a new Agency Endowment Fund on November 4/2022 (in the same name) of which they generously donated $50,000.00. The annual income from this donation will be used to fund ongoing operating expenses for the Boundary Community Hospice Association, which ultimately benefits all communities within the Boundary …

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$15,000 donated to the boundary feline rescue society

Sandy Wade, Executive Director, on behalf of the Phoenix Foundation Board of Directors, awards Kimberly Feeny, of the Boundary Helping Hands Feline Rescue Society, a cheque in the amount of $15,000 to support a cat rescue centre. See more information here.

2022 Granting Cycle Complete

The 2022 granting cycle for the Phoenix Foundation is now complete. The Foundation would like to thank all applicants for their submissions. Successful grant recipients will be notified by the Foundation by the end of June 2022.

Midway Community association grant

Executive Director, Sandy Wade and Phoenix Foundation Director, Trudy Hallam award John Hibberson, of the Midway Community Association a cheque in the amount of $16,287.09 for much needed repairs to the Midway Community Hall. Read more about the Association here.

Welcome New executive Director

We are pleased to welcome Sandy Wade to the Phoenix Foundation. Sandy has been contracted by the Foundation to perform administrative tasks. She can be reached by e-mail at

memorial fund

The Phoenix Foundation received a request from Jennifer and Doug Huxter to start a fund in the name of their late son, Alexander Huxter. The fund was initiated by the Huxters who wish to have it focus on Children and Youth. Those wishing to help build this fund should visit our Donations page and scroll down to the Donation Details …

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