Fernie Alpine Resort is pleased to announce the launch of the Fernie Alpine Resort Community Summit Fund, which aims to benefit the local community by providing cash donations to local causes. The Funds Mandate is to enhance the community by supporting sustainable local projects that create positive opportunities and outcomes for its citizens, especially youth. The Fund will donate a total of $150,000, with $30,000 allocated to local causes each year for the next five years (2007 through 2011).
Matt Mosteller and Andy Cohen (Left and Right) of Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc. with Mayor Randal Macnair.
All local organizations and charities are eligible for the program. To be eligible, a written application must be presented, outlining the following: the background / history of the beneficiary organization; a description of the Project receiving the grant; and date / timeline of the project in question. The Fernie Alpine Resort Community Summit Fund aims to support a wide variety of causes, benefiting all members of the community, with an emphasis on positive opportunities for youth.
Application details are available at www.skifernie.com/summitfund