Philanthropy

Protected: How Ken Hughes is Building a Living Legacy in the Bow Valley 

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Join BCF Board or Committees

About BCF / Philanthropy / Why Get Involved Banff Canmore Foundation is recruiting for new members of our Board of Directors and Committees. Learn if you’d be a good fit at the descriptions below. We are committed to diversity and inclusion. If you anticipate any barriers to your full participation,…

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Family and Legacy: Loretta M Chaplin Memorial Fund

Donor Stories / Philanthropy Loretta Chaplin was a teacher, a mother, a sister and an important member of her community. She had a calling and, in many ways, she was just getting started when leukemia took her life. Loretta had work to do and an impact to make when her…

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Banff Adventures: Spreading Gratitude for Community

Donor Stories / Philanthropy Surveying the beautiful view that stretches west across the Bow Valley from their third-floor office, Daryn and Kristen McCutcheon are clearly grateful Banffites. Like so many who have made their life’s work here, the owners of Banff Adventures are continually inspired by where they live and…

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This Iconic Place: Pursuit Community Fund

Donor Stories / Events / Philanthropy We live in a community with a constant presence of visitors from around the world. It’s not uncommon for residents, focused on the day-to-day realities of life, to feel disconnected with the joys and pleasures that drew these tourists here in the first place.…

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Wills Week: What, Why, When and How

When a fire broke out at the Lake Louise Charleston staff residence on July 3, 2023, more than 170 people lost almost all their belongings. For many, this was their first job away from home and the uncertainty hit them hard. The Bow Valley community stepped in quickly looking for ways to help. Within a day, the Banff Canmore Foundation activated its Bow Valley Emergency Fund (BVEF), a stand-by fund that’s designed for quick response of financial aid in the Bow Valley.

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