News & Announcements, Stories of Impact
Greg’s Story
When Greg Neufeld was younger, he could never have guessed the trajectory his career would take, coming from a local...
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New Investment Manager for ACF’s $19 Million Endowment Fund
We’re pleased to announce that after a rigorous Request for Proposal (RFP) process, Connor, Clark, & Lunn (Canada) Ltd. has...
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Celebrating the Chinese New Year
Join us in celebrating the Chinese New Year, a holiday that holds significant cultural richness and serves as a powerful...
News & Announcements, Stories of Impact
The Story Behind the Jacob Wilson Memorial Award
Jacob was a gifted and musical student – between him and his sister, they played 11 instruments in total. While...
Grants & Funding, News & Announcements
Five Local Charities Receive Funding Via Mary Wakefield Animal Welfare Grant Program
For those who may not know, Mary Victoria Wakefield left a generous gift in her will to establish a grant...
Grants & Funding, Stories of Impact
The Story Behind the Goetz Family Construction & Trades Award
When Sara, a student award alumni herself, brought up the idea of their family starting a student award, Brandon was...
Grants & Funding, Stories of Impact
The Story Behind The Ajit Singh Sandhu Memorial Award
When Ajit Singh Sandhu moved to Canada, he got a job teaching on a First Nations reserve in Northern Quebec....
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The Myths About Making a Will (And Some Truths, too!)
For many people, talking about their wills (or lack thereof) is a scary proposition. It can feel very close to...
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Truth & Reconciliation Day – 2023
September 30 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a day that coincides with Orange Shirt Day. It recognizes...
Grants & Funding, Stories of Impact
The Story Behind the Vicky Bach Memorial Nursing Award
‘Education is the one thing that people can’t take away from you’. Vicky and Josh understood, first hand, how money...
Grants & Funding, News & Announcements
Over $700,000 in New Funding Approved for Non Profits & Charities In Abbotsford, Agassiz, Chilliwack and Hope
On November 23rd, 2022, the former Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Karina Gould, announced that Community Foundations of...
Grants & Funding, News & Announcements, Stories of Impact
Become a Student Award Maker and Join the Hundreds of Donors Who Have Granted Over $7 Million to Local Graduates Since 1990
Abbotsford Community Foundation’s Student Award Program is one of the largest of its kind in the Fraser Valley, making it...