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Community Foundation of Swan Valley

Leaving an everlasting legacy for the Swan River Valley, Manitoba, Canada

Story – December 7, 2015

Community Foundation Reaches over $2 Million in Funds

— December 7, 2015 by Vivian Rooks, Story submitted to Valleybiz.ca

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On Thursday, December 3, the Community Foundation of Swan Valley held their annual meeting and granting night at the Westwood Inn at 7:00 P.M. Mark Provencher, of BMP Chartered Accounts, was present and summarized the financial position of the foundation. In his summation he explained that our foundation has now reached over $2 million in endowment funds. Certificates were presented to individuals who invested $1,000 or more into the Heritage Club over the last year.

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One of the most exciting parts of the evening was the presentation of cheques from the foundation to recipients of grants for projects for their organization. The following organizations received contributions to projects for their community organization in the Swan Valley:

As well, designated grants were given to:

A sincere thank you to all donors who recognize the promise in the future of our community by donating to our Community Foundation of Swan Valley.