2023 Scholarship Recpients

As we start the 2023/2024 school year this September, we at the Foundation are reflecting back on last year’s group of scholarship and bursary recipients! We hope all members of the graduating class of 2023 are thriving in this first year in the ‘real world’! Brokenhead River Community Foundation Bursary – $700Hannah Thiessen Brokenhead RiverContinue reading “2023 Scholarship Recpients”

Foundation Receives Largest Single Donation of $200,000 from Former Resident

The Brokenhead River Community Foundation (BRCF) recently received its largest one-time gift to date. The gift was left to the Foundation in a will from the proceeds of an Estate of a former resident.   “On behalf of the Foundation, and more importantly our Community, we are very grateful to receive $200,000 gift from theContinue reading “Foundation Receives Largest Single Donation of $200,000 from Former Resident”

FREE E-BOOK! Step by Step: Applying for a BRCF Grant

  The deadline for our granting season (Sept 30th) will be here before you know it, are you ready?   We have been working hard to bring our local organizations a fresh new resource to step up their grant application game. Head to our website now to download Step by Step: Applying For a BRCFContinue reading “FREE E-BOOK! Step by Step: Applying for a BRCF Grant”

BRCF Scholarship Deadline May 31, 2023

Calling all graduates in the EESSS catchment area! The deadline for scholarship and bursary applications with the Brokenhead River Community Foundation is Wednesday, May 31st! Head to https://buff.ly/3mnJi1j to learn about the available scholarships/bursaries and to fill out an online application form! Questions? Shoot us a message or text 431-343-2723!

BRCF’s Annual General Meeting

Mark your calendars! The Brokenhead River Community Foundation will be hosting their AGM on Wednesday, May 17th at the Sun Gro Centre in Beausejour. For those who cannot attend in person, we will be broadcasting the event LIVE on FACEBOOK! We encourage you all to either head down to the Sunova Room or tune inContinue reading “BRCF’s Annual General Meeting”

Robert Rondeau Memorial Scholarship – #MondayFUNDay: Scholarship Edition

Another scholarship fund supporting the graduates of the Beausejour and Brokenhead communities is the Robert Rondeau Curling Memorial Scholarship. Bob spent most of his life in Beausejour. During this time, he became involved in the sport of curling, which became a lifelong passion. He attended the University of Manitoba, where he received his Bachelor ofContinue reading “Robert Rondeau Memorial Scholarship – #MondayFUNDay: Scholarship Edition”

BRCF Celebrates 25 Anniversary

Brokenhead River Community Foundation celebrates two important achievements. In the mid 90’s, under the leadership of Gerald Hawranik, a group of interested and committed community volunteers came together to investigate the possibility of establishing a Community Foundation to serve the residents of the Beausejour/Brokenhead community. Those same individuals ultimately then served as the first BoardContinue reading “BRCF Celebrates 25 Anniversary”

Beausejour Legion “Kool the Kooler” Flow Through Fund

Our very own Beausejour Legion needs our help! They’re looking to raise $20,000 to help update, renovate, and improve their kitchen and walk in cooler. DID YOU KNOW? That cooler was installed in the 80’s?! Not the most energy efficient, but we’re hoping we can help the Legion change that! Donate today by sending aContinue reading “Beausejour Legion “Kool the Kooler” Flow Through Fund”

Cherrey Family Trust Fund – #MondayFUNDay

This week’s #MondayFUNDay is a newly established legacy called the Cherrey Family Trust Fund. The Cherrey Family Trust Fund was established by the Cherrey Family in 2021. Jean and Laverne Cherrey moved with their family to the Town of Beausejour in July 1967 with their seven children, Norman, Kenneth, Donald, Eleanor, Shirley, Allan, and Arlene.Continue reading “Cherrey Family Trust Fund – #MondayFUNDay”