For GOOD... For EVER...

You can support a range of projects and individuals in our community. When you make a gift of cash, appreciated stocks or other assets to the Battlefords and District Community Foundation, you are making a difference forever.

You can become personally involved in how your donation benefits others by establishing a Donor Advised Fund. Have a discussion with us or your estate planner about the tax benefits you can gain by establishing a fund with us.

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Endowment Building

You can provide lasting support to your favourite cause with a single donation that will be invested to provide the maximum amount of annual income.

Grantmaking Expertise

We can provide advice about local needs in your area of interest. We will also manage the grant administration process.

Community Leadership

Everyone involved in the Foundation has strong ties to the community and knowledge about the needs in the Battlefords. We bring people and organizations together.

Community Updates

BDCF is accepting applications for the Community Services Recovery Fund.

BDCF is working with community foundations across Canada to provide funding to local charities and non-profit organizations through the Community Services Recovery Fund, a collaboration between Canadian Red Cross, Community Foundations of Canada, and United Way Centraide Canada.

The fund is a $400 million investment from the government of Canada to support charities and non-profits as they focus on how to adapt their organizations for pandemic recovery. Eligible organizations include non-profit organizations, Indigenous governing bodies and registered charities in Canada.

Applications are now open. The deadline for applications is February 21.

Click here for more info or to apply


Help for Ukrainian Refugees

Donors who would like to help those impacted by the conflict in Ukraine can do so through us. Our Caring Communities Fund is here to support community needs.

If you would like to do an online cash donation please use the Donate Now button at the bottom of the page.

You can also mail a cheque payable to: BDCF, Box 1302, North Battleford, SK S9A 3L8. Let us know which agency you would like to support from this list.

If you would like to donate shares/securities please contact us directly at 306-441-2961.


Nico Hawryliw Fund Supports Junior Golf

Allison Hawryliw and Lionel Hawryliw recently presented Dana Johnson with the annual grant from the Nico Hawryliw Fund. This grant will support the junior golf program at North Battleford Golf and Country Club. More info here.

In the photo (l-r): Lionel Hawryliw, Dana Johnson, Allison Hawryliw


2022 Scholarships Awarded

The winners of the Hazel Asmussen Fund annual scholarship are Seth Kennedy and Dmitri Masich.

The winner of the Peter Lewochko Fund scholarship is Cole Fransoo.

More info here.


The winners are above (l-r): Seth Kennedy, Dmitri Masich and Cole Fransoo

10 Principles

  1. We Build Community Vitality
  2. We Understand Our Communities
  3. We Create Opportunities for Dialogue and Inclusion
  4. We Embrace Partnerships
  5. We Tackle Pressing Issues
  6. We Embrace Diversity and Foster Renewal
  7. We Grant for Breadth and Impact
  8. We Build Community Assets and Champion Philanthropy
  9. We Learn and Share What We Know
  10. We are Responsive and Accountable

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