Summer is here! And that means vacation and travel. Hope Bear loves to travel and spread the message of hope to children around the world: “May the God of hope fill you with joy and peace.”
The Anglican Foundation of Canada (AFC) has announced $337,000 in grants in support of new projects across Canada in its April cycle of awards.
Has anyone told you there are more ways to give than writing a cheque? Of course you can always write a cheque, but you may be able receive a larger tax benefit by giving in other ways. These options may seem difficult to understand at first, but your Anglican Foundation is here to help you.
Creator God, we give thanks for the beauty of our world: for sky, water, air, and earth. Help us to care for our planet every day and to give thanks for all the good things you provide: daily food, rest, play, family, and friends. Amen.
O God, on this day when we celebrate the birthday of our country, we give thanks for the majestic beauty of its mountains, lakes, oceans, fields, and hills. Help us to be thankful for our freedom and to share our resources with others. Amen.
The Diocese of Edmonton’s Indigenous Ministries Initiative and Bleeding Heart Art Space collaborated with a number of local partners on a new public art installation, made possible by a grant from the Anglican Foundation of Canada.
To mark the AFC’s diamond anniversary, the (in)finite: spiritual conversations in cloth exhibition places the spotlight on the work of textile and fibre artists from across Canada – and it takes a fascinating look at the diverse influences that have set them on their individual paths to spiritual enlightenment.
Vancouver’s magnificent Christ Church Cathedral is set to showcase some truly inspirational works of art this spring. To mark AFC’s diamond anniversary, the (in)finite: spiritual conversations in cloth exhibition explores the “finite limitations of humanity and the ineffable, infinite nature of the Divine” in a special exhibition space in the cathedral’s chancel.
Just in time for spring, AFC has released a new placemat! Perfect for parish brunches and community events. The reverse side features fun activities and games for children. Placemat orders over 500 are 20¢ each. 16.5″ x 10.5″ Order yours today. Please email Sharon Sorenson or call 416-924-9199 ext. 244.
The Anglican Foundation is excited to announce the recipients of the 2016 Request-for-Proposals grants. AFC requested proposals that address the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Calls to Action. An award of $10,000 was given to four proposals.