Flow Through Funds and How it Benefits the Community

Let’s talk about Flow Through Funds! Flow Through Funds are a great tool for different groups in our community to partner with the BRCF for fundraisers. Usually, these groups will be fundraising for specific capital projects that could require tens of thousands of dollars to complete. Partnering with the Foundation benefits two-fold. First, the organizationContinue reading “Flow Through Funds and How it Benefits the Community”

#MondayFunday: The BRCF General Community Fund

It’s #MondayFunday! Let me introduce you to the BRCF General Community Fund! The Brokenhead River Community Foundation Community General Fund provides the greatest benefit and impact to the community. Total gifted dollars as of October 31, 2022 in this fund is $453,526.00. Proceeds from this fund are given back into the community annually by wayContinue reading “#MondayFunday: The BRCF General Community Fund”

We are: Community

We are: COMMUNITYđź“Ť Created for the community, by the community – Current and former Beausejour/Brokenhead citizens, local businesses and community organizations have donated to the Brokenhead River Community Foundation, helpings us to be an accessible, innovative and transformative force in our community. Learn more about YOUR Foundation now at https://buff.ly/3R87hvD. Want to make a positiveContinue reading “We are: Community”

Introducing #MondayFUNDay!

Fun Fact: The Brokenhead River Community Foundation is NOT just one lump sum of money that is drawn from for scholarship, bursary, and grant awards. In fact, the Foundation maintains 19 different endowment funds that all help Beausejour and Brokenhead thrive. Over the next few weeks, we will be sharing with you all the differentContinue reading “Introducing #MondayFUNDay!”

What is a Community Foundation?

What is a Community Foundation? The Brokenhead River Community Foundation was created right here in Beausejour/Brokenhead, for Beausejour/Brokenhead. The goal of the Foundation is to invest in the quality of life in our community through grants, bursaries and scholarships. It’s the most sustainable type of non-profit organization, as it will continue to aid our communityContinue reading “What is a Community Foundation?”

September Is Just Around the Corner!

Believe it or not, September is closer than you think. And September at the Foundation means one thing: Granting Season. The Brokenhead River Community Foundation distributes Grants in a number of different areas in our community. Be it Arts & Culture, Education, Social Services, Environmental Projects, or Health & Physical Activity, there’s a good chanceContinue reading “September Is Just Around the Corner!”

My “Why” – Jarrett Powers

One of our newest Board Members, Jarrett Powers, shares his reasons for volunteering and donating to the Foundation, and speaks about how his local Foundation helps support recreational and minor sports organizations in the community. “I think it can be said that healthy foundations equal healthy communities.” To learn more, please visit our website at:Continue reading “My “Why” – Jarrett Powers”