Endowment Funds

How to Donate

Contact

Phone: 204-822-5614


104 8th Stephen Street

Box 50049, Stn Main, Morden MB

R6M 1V1

The following is a list of active endowment funds held within the Morden Area Foundation.  All these funds consist of donations, large and small, from a variety of sources – individuals, corporations and foundations.   If you find a fund of interest to you, please contact the Morden Area Foundation office for various ways to donate.  ie  cash, cheque, credit card

General Community Fund

Donations to the fund give the Morden Area Foundation the greatest flexibility to respond to current community needs through the provision of grants to any local registered charity within Morden and area to support local projects in the areas of health, arts and culture, education, community service, or recreation and sport.

Administration Fund

Anyone may donate to this fund.  The purpose of this fund is to offset the costs of operation of the Morden Area Foundation with the interest earned on the fund in accordance with a yearly budget approved by the current Board of Directors.

Health and Education Fund

Anyone may donate to this fund.  The purpose of this fund is to grant the interest earned on the fund to qualified registered charities in the health and education field as per grant applications submitted or projects of partnership by the current Board of Directors.

Recreation and Sport Fund

Anyone may donate to this fund.  The purpose of this fund is to grant the interest earned on the fund to qualified registered charities in the recreation and sport field as per grant applications submitted or projects of partnership by the current Board of Directors.

Clark Elder Memorial Fund

Clark Elder was an avid and natural athlete who loved baseball, hockey and most any sport. Clark died accidentally and to honour his memory and love of sports, Clark’s family and friends created this fund to help young athletes with sport training costs.

Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre Development Fund

The purpose of this fund is to support the activities of the CFDC with the interest earned on the fund.  Anyone may donate to this fund.

Women’s Giving Circle Fund

The purpose of this fund is for the members of the WGC to vote to grant the interest earned on the fund to various local registered charities supporting women and children.  Each member has one vote.  Please refer to the Women’s Giving Circle website page for more information.  Anyone may donate to this fund.

2014 MWS PS Winter Games Legacy Fund

Anyone may donate to this fund.  This fund was created as a legacy with proceeds from the 2014 Morden Winkler RM of Stanley Winter Games.  Grants are made with the interest earned on this fund for the purpose of the promotion and enhancement of sport leadership and/or sport development in Morden and the RM of Stanley and not for capital purposes such as construction or renovation projects.

Arts Stabilization Manitoba Fund

The purpose of this fund is to offset the costs of assets or professional staff development of the Pembina Hills Arts Gallery Council with the interest earned on the fund in accordance.  Anyone may donate to this fund.

Morden Corn & Apple Festival Fund

Anyone may donate to this fund.  The purpose of this fund is to offset the costs of operation of the Morden Corn & Apple Festival with the interest earned on the fund.  This fund was created by the Board of Directors of the Morden C&A Festival as a 50th annual celebratory project to assist in the continuation of the Festival for another 50 years.

Morden Collegiate Youth in Philanthropy

The purpose of this fund is for the members of the WGC to vote to grant the interest earned on the fund to various local registered charities supporting women and children.  Each member has one vote.