Mary Wakefield Animal Welfare Grant:

Applications are now being accepted for the Mary Wakefield Animal Welfare granting cycle.  Local animal welfare charities are requested to submit their proposals for funding by completing the online application form.  Deadline to apply is October 31, 2019.  Once all applications have been received and their eligibility confirmed, the fund representatives will review these applications and allocate the funds. Successful applicants will be contacted by ACF staff as soon as possible.


In 2018, $10,500 was awarded to the following local organizations:

  • Abbotsford Police Foundation
  • Elizabeth’s Wildlife Centre
  • Tiny Tales Pony Rescue
  • New Stride Thoroughbred Adoption
  • Horse Protection Society of BC
  • Circle F Horse Rescue
  • Fraser Valley Humane Society
  • CTRS – Cat Therapy and Rescue Society

Thank you to all these wonderful organizations for caring for Fraser Valley animals and thank you to our donors for continuing to support their work through the Abbotsford Community Foundation!