Existing Funds

Gifts to our Endowment Fund are permanently invested, and a portion of the income earned is distributed back to the community in the form of grants to registered charities.

Community Funds

Community Fund
An all-purpose fund whose proceeds are used to support local charities and non-profit groups, as well as scholarships and bursaries for graduates living in the Ecole Edward Schreyer School catchment area.

Beausejour Hospital and East Gate Lodge Fund
Dedication to the support of Beausejour Hospital and East Gate Lodge.

Cherrey Family Trust Fund
Supporting the town of Beausejour in the following areas of interest:
1. Sports – hockey, curling & figure skating
2. Public spaces – playgrounds & swimming pool
3. Physical activity – walking trails and parks

General Education
Supporting projects at our local schools.

Supporting projects that preserve and protect our local environment.

Sports and Community

  • Edward Schreyer School Boys Basketball Program
    Created by a local family in their son’s memory to support his favourite school sport.

  • 2006 Winter Games
    Developed to support games involved in the Winter Games of 2006 held in Beausejour and area.

  • Michael Hamende Memorial Minor Hockey Fund
    Created by the Hamende family to provide an annual benefit to the Beausejour Brokenhead Minor Hockey Association (BBMHA).

  • Elizabeth Schreyer Archive Fund
    Created by Edward Schreyer to assist in the preservation of the information from his time as Premier of Manitoba and Governor General of Canada

Scholarship/Bursary Funds

The Brokenhead River Community Foundation Grade 12 Graduating Scholarship
A general fund to support its own scholarships.

Robert Rondeau Memorial Scholarship
To support a graduate who has excelled at curling and is continuing their education at a post secondary institution.

Ken Matchizen Memorial Scholarship
To support a graduate continuing their education in any Trade as recognized by the Province of Manitoba.

Beausejour Curling Club Scholarship
To support a graduate who demonstrates active involvement in the sport of curling.

The Brokenhead River Community Foundation Grade 12 Bursaries
A general fund to support its own bursaries.

Eric Lefko Memorial Agricultural Bursary
To support a graduate entering into a post secondary education in any agricultural-related field.

Science Bursary
A special bursary, created by a local donor, for students going into a science related field.

Brokenhead-Thalberg North-Mars-Brokenhead East Grade 12 Graduation Bursary
Created by the proceeds of two reunions for four schools north of Beausejour.