Grants Awarded in 2020

Thank you to all the organizations who have submitted an application for this year. The Foord Family Foundation is pleased to provide the following organizations with a grant to support these initiatives: Alexis Park Allan Brooks Archway Society Canadian Mental Health Association – Vernon and District Branch Charles Bloom Secondary School Clarence Fulton Secondary School […]

Grants Awarded in 2019

Thank you to all the organizations who have submitted an application for this year. The Foord Family Foundation is pleased to provide the following organizations with a grant to support these initiatives. Allan Brooks Nature Centre Society Allan Brooks Nature Play Space Archway Society for Domestic Peace Family Therapy & Healing through Horses Programs Autism […]

Grants Awarded in 2018

Thank you to all the organizations who have submitted an application for this year. The Foord Family Foundation is pleased to provide the following organizations with a grant to support their initiatives. 1. Alexis Park Elementary School 2. Autism Society of BC 3. Blind Beginnings 4. Boys and Girls Club Vernon 5. Columbia Basin Environmental Network […]

Grants Awarded in 2017

Thank you to all the organizations who have submitted an application for this year. The Foord Family Foundation is pleased to provide the following organizations with a grant to support their initiatives. Alexis Park Elementary School Canadian Mental Health Association – Vernon Castlegar & District Community Services Society Children’s Heritage Fund Choices for Youth Community Dental […]

Grants Awarded in 2016

Thank you to all the organizations who have submitted an application for this year. The Foord Family Foundation is pleased to provide the following organizations with a grant to support their initiatives. Alexis Park Elementary School Canadian Mental Health Association – Vernon City of Vernon Clarence Fulton School Ellison Elementary School Enderby Resource Centre Literacy and […]

New $1.6 Million Facility for Children with Special Needs announced for North Okanagan

A community initiative called Build the Clubhouse is underway to construct a new $1.6 million facility for children with special needs. NONA Child Development Centre provides services in the North Okanagan to more than 700 children and youth with special needs and their families each year. The increasing number of children and youth who are […]

Alexis Park Elementary School Library

Thank you to the Foord Family Foundation for their contribution to our school through their grant process that will assist us in making our school library a ‘learning commons’ or learning ‘hub’ for our students.

Sealant Project

Thanks to the Foord Family Foundation, CDAC will offer preventive sealants for low income grade one students with no family dentist. Participating children will have pit and fissure sealants placed in the grooves of their newly erupted 6 year molars to help prevent tooth decay.

Funding from the Foord Family Foundation for busing

Like nature itself the Allan Brooks Nature Centre’s busiest time of year is springtime and their nature interpretation programs are now underway. Thanks to the Foord Family Foundation’s generous donation of funding for busses the Centre is in a position to offer affordable nature based educational programming to North Okanagan schools. Over the months of […]