Family of Funds

Ways to Donate

Our online donations are processed through – an effective, secure and easy way to make a gift to the Community Foundation. You can designate your gift to support a specific fund, or you may choose to support the operational sustainability of the Community Foundation.

See the banner on the right to make your donation. Your charitable tax receipt will be issued electronically by CanadaHelps.

By Mail
If you prefer to mail your donation, please mail your gift to:

Stratford Perth Community Foundation
PO Box 224
Stratford ON N5A 6T1

Please make cheques payable to Stratford Perth Community Foundation or SPCF and on the memo line indicate the Fund you’d like to support. 

Other Ways
The Community Foundation accepts gifts of securities, life insurance and in-kind items to relieve budgeted items. Our staff can also assist donors with planned gifts such as bequests to support the communities or charities that matter most to the donor.

If you would like to learn more about alternative ways to create a legacy and make a lasting difference in your community, contact our team at 519-271-1503.

Our Family of Funds

Smart & Caring Community Fund
Anne Walsh Fund
Gerber Family Fund

North Perth Smart & Caring Community Fund
Julie Behrns Family Fund
Perth County Road Superintendents’ Association Fund
Ron and Susan Coghlin Family Fund
Trillium Mutual Insurance Fund
Uptigrove Family Fund

Stratford Smart & Caring Community Fund
Doug MacDougald and Barbara Green Fund
John McNeil Fund
Kathleen Diehl Trust Fund
Nathan Alberts Legacy Fund
Peter and Dianne Hiller Fund
Rae Family Fund
Sinclair Family Fund
Vallis Family Fund

Perth South Smart & Caring Community Fund
Optimist Club of Downie Fund
Perth County Road Superintendents’ Association Fund
Ron and Lois McKay Family Fund
Wilhelm Family Fund

St. Marys Smart & Caring Community Fund
DesRosiers Family Fund
Estate of Michael Kennedy
McGregor Family Fund
McLean Taylor Construction Fund
Strathdee Family Fund
Thompson Family Fund
Veterinary Purchasing Fund

West Perth Smart & Caring Community Fund
MacDougald Family Fund
Perth County Road Superintendents’ Association Fund

Perth East Smart & Caring Community Fund
Dowd Family Fund
Henhoeffer Family Fund
Perth County Road Superintendents’ Association Fund
Schneuker Family Fund
Smelski Family Fund

Unrestricted Funds
Gateman-Milloy Inc. Fund
Ideal Supply Community Fund
Lucille Roch and Family Fund
Tobin and Erin Schlegel Family Fund

Designated Funds
Chris Kurz Fund
Dave Persad Fund
Donald Hicks and Clifford Hicks Remembrance Fund
Florence Kehl Fund 
Geoff and Marion Neigh Fund
John Mavity Hockey Legacy Fund
Laverne Heath Fund
St. Marys Imagination Library Fund
Sid and Margaret Henry Fund
Spruce Lodge Fund initiated by Jim Henry
Teahen Family Nutrition and Wellbeing Fund
Wightman Family Fund

Donor Advised Funds
Brain & Mind Matters Community Fund
Brian (Barney) Dale Memorial Fund
Brent and Teri Shackleton Environment Fund
Collingwood Fund
Dan Mathieson Youth Sport and Recreation Fund
Donald McTavish Conservation Fund
Corey and Malory Conners Family Fund
Forster Family Legacy Fund for Community Giving
Frank and Edda Lang Family Fund
Hachborn-Courtnage Fund for the Arts
Hog Jog Gives Back Fund
Irene McKennitt Fund for Nursing Excellence
John and Jill Skinner Family Fund
John and Leslie Wright Fund
John and Marg Van Nes Family Fund
Judi Hemmingway Memorial Fund
Laura Pogson Child and Youth Fund
Marcel and Edith van Hulle Fund 
Mathieson Family Fund
Melanson Family Fund
Orr Family Fund
Paul and Anne Lake Fund
Richardson Family Fund
Ross Campbell Fund
Stratford-Perth Fund for Humanity
Sylvia Chrominska Fund

Field of Interest Funds
2005 International Plowing Match (IPM) Fund
Annie and Isabelle Chesterfield Fund
Carnegie Family Fund
George and Edna Hislop Family Fund
Jeff and Keltie Keller Family Fund
Jim and Laurel Laughton Family Fund
John and Colleen MacDonald Family Fund
Judy Reibling Legacy Fund
Keith and Frances Culliton Family Fund
Larkworthy Family Fund
Lloyd and Nancy Robertson Youth Initiative Fund
Mansbridge Environment Fund
McGratten Children’s Fund
Meulensteen Tire Environment Fund
North Perth Sports for Kids Fund
Ollie Henry Housing Development Fund
Stratford Perth Youth Arts Fund
Stratford Sports Fund for Kids
The Reading Fund

Scholarship Funds
Alan Slater Memorial Scholarship Fund
Brayham-Bigelow Family Fund
Bridges Family Scholarship Fund
Gordon and Elaine Steed Family Fund
Hayter Family Scholarship Fund
Ian Garner Scholarship Fund
Jean Aitcheson Nursing Scholarship Fund
Neigh Scholarship Fund
Peter and Lisa Hyde Family Fund
Peter Donaldson Memorial Fund
Scott Diamond Legacy Fund
Teahen Construction Ltd. Scholarship Fund

Charitable Organization / Agency Funds
Middle Maitland Restoration Fund
North Perth Public Library Fund
Rotary Hospice Legacy Fund

SPCF Operational Support Funds
Community Foundation Legacy Fund
DesRosiers Endowment for the Advancement of the SPCF
Maranger Family Fund
Tim and Heidi Culliton Fund
Tim MacDonald Founding Chair Operating Fund

Funds Co-Pooled with SPCF
Stratford Public Library Fund