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.
Just in time for the holiday season, AFC has released a limited-edition placemat for Christmas. 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.
(in)finite: A juried exhibition inviting submissions of artwork of a spiritual nature from artists working predominantly in textile and fibre media, including perspectives from First Nations artists and a range of faith traditions. Exhibition Dates: May 25 to June 4, 2017.
Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada and Chair of the Anglican Foundation of Canada, visits with children of immigrant families who come every week day to St. Simon-the-Apostle Church to do their homework, enjoy a nutritious snack, play and have fun with kids their age.
As part of the 60th Anniversary Celebrations taking place in May 2017, the Anglican Foundation will be sponsoring an exhibit of sacred art at Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, BC.
AFC’s Annual General Meeting will be held in St. John’s, NL this May. Join us!
Each year the Anglican Foundation of Canada sets aside $50,000 to encourage and fund innovative projects through a Request-For-Proposals process. In 2016 the AFC is requesting proposals that address the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Calls to Action.
AFC previously reported on “Garden-to-Table” — a community garden and kitchen project for marginalized people started in 2014 by the Parish of St. Alban-St. Dunstan in Aldergrove, BC.