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News and Events

  • Community Foundation Grey Bruce Grants

    Stuart Reid, the Executive Director of Community Foundation Grey Bruce, joined the Great Paul Hill on the 560 CFOS Morning Show to discuss the grants and the continuing growth of the foundation.
    Posted: Monday, November 11, 2019

  • Giving Tuesday

    GivingTuesday is a global movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Black Friday. The �Opening day of the giving season,� it�s a time when charities, companies, and individuals join tog
    Posted: Friday, October 18, 2019

  • Charitable Spin for Lacrosse

    "The Lacrosse Endowment Fund is a shining example of how a specific organization, sports or otherwise, can partner with Community Foundation Grey Bruce and establish a support base in which funding for now, and for many tomorrows, can be achieved."
    Posted: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • CFC Rookie Retreat

    Our Community Outreach Officer Sarah Haefling attended the 2019 Community Foundations of Canada Rookie Retreat held on Wasan Island in Muskoka Lakes. Read more about her experience here.
    Posted: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • Annual General Meeting & Fall Granting Ceremony

    Please join us on November 7th, from 1 to 4pm at Harmony Centre for our Annual General Meeting & Fall Granting Ceremony.
    Posted: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • Philanthropy & Estate Planning Seminar

    A Lunch & Learn Event for Professional Advisors Thursday, October 31st, 2019 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Kincardine Municipal Office $40 per person - includes lunch
    Posted: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • UN's Sustainable Development Goals

    Back in 2015, the United Nations (UN) adopted a set of 17 goals with the intention of moving the world toward a positive and resilient future.
    Posted: Monday, September 9, 2019

  • Summer Road Show Recap

    8 Weeks. 9 Days. 26 Stops. 985 km. One incredible adventure. Check out our recap video from our summer road show where we traveled across Grey Bruce to present grant cheques to non-profits who successfully applied for funding.
    Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2019

  • Fall Grants

    Application form is now open. Apply by Sept. 15, 2019.
    Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2019

  • Fall Grants

    Now Open
    Posted: Monday, July 15, 2019

  • Pay For School Grey Bruce

    Are you a student heading off to school this fall? Don't forget to check out our Pay For School Grey Bruce website that features over 1000 scholarships, awards or bursaries to benefit local students!
    Posted: Monday, June 17, 2019

  • RBC Future Launch Community Challenge

    Deadline: September 18th. The RBC Future Launch Community Challenge is a call to action for youth, aged 15 - 29, in over 150 small and mid-sized communities from coast to coast to coast. What is your boldest idea to respond to an urgent local need?
    Posted: Monday, June 10, 2019

  • Community Foundation Seeks Board Members

    Community Foundation Grey Bruce is seeking passionate members of our communities to become involved in our committees and Board of Directors.
    Posted: Monday, June 3, 2019

  • Vital Focus on Youth Report Launched

    Download the new Vital Focus on Youth Report! The report provides a broad overview of the issues faced by youth in Grey-Bruce, including transportation, activities, health and wellness, substance use, economic barriers, identity and belonging.
    Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019

  • Interim Chair Appointed

    Kimberley West-Briggs will serve as Interim Board Chair
    Posted: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

  • Registration Now Open!

    Spring Granting Fair & Non-Profit Workshop
    Posted: Tuesday, January 29, 2019

  • Spring Grants

    Application form is now open. Apply by April 15, 2019.
    Posted: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

  • 2018-2019 Board of Directors

    Membership approved Board at AGM
    Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

  • 2018 Annual Report

    Some insights into the work of the Foundation this past year
    Posted: Tuesday, September 18, 2018

  • #JustAskUs

    Series of videos created by Grey Bruce youth who participated in the Foundation's Vital Conversation Workshops. Their voice matters.
    Posted: Wednesday, July 11, 2018

  • Students & Parents ... Pay for School website

    Scholarship, Bursary & Award Info Right at Your Fingertips
    Posted: Monday, May 28, 2018

  • Grant Spotlight:

    Trades Start, Wiarton
    Posted: Monday, May 28, 2018

  • Art of Hosting

    Youth Delegate Attends Tofino Conference
    Posted: Monday, May 28, 2018

  • Philanthropy ... Focus of Workshop

    Trees & Endowed Funds ... Both Protect, Give Back
    Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

  • Survey: Canadian Index of Wellbeing

    Your voice matters ... please share your views
    Posted: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

  • $1.8M in Education Funds for Grey Bruce Students

    Smart & Caring Education initiative surpasses goal
    Posted: Monday, March 26, 2018

  • Fall Granting Celebrations

    Community Foundation Grey Bruce hosted a celebration of community philanthropy on October 26th 2017 at Stone Tree Golf & Fitness in Owen Sound. The Foundation distributed over $175,000 to thirty-seven charities and not-for-profits from across the region.
    Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017

  • Annual Report

    Community Foundation Grey Bruce releases its annual Report to the Community at it's Annual Meeting of Members. This report gives an overview of the past year of business at the Foundation,
    Posted: Tuesday, October 24, 2017

  • Arts & Belonging build community

    Arts & Belonging - how the arts play an essential role in community building, connecting neighbours and families
    Posted: Monday, October 9, 2017