Sussex Foundation

Sussex Area Community Foundation (SACF) was incorporated in August 2003 In 2004 SACF joined Community Foundations of Canada SACF will annually award Sussex Area Community Foundation Scholarships, Earl J. and Joan H. Memorial Scholarships, PotoshCorp Scholarships and administer the Frances Simpson Memorial Scholarships, Matthew Palmer Scholarships, Sussex Class Alumni Scholarship and Friars Scholarships. We are a member of Community Foundations of Canada (CFC), a network of over 191 community foundations.
  • Fennella Brewer – Chairperson
  • Susan Mertinat – Vice Chairperson
  • Peter Davidson – Treasurer
  • Grant Beckingham – Secretary
  • Jerry Streisel – Past Chairperson
Directors at Large:
  • Grant Beckingham
  • Fennella Brewer
  • Jack Crealock
  • Patrick Cunningham
  • Kathleen Davidson
  • Peter Davidson
  • Patricia Etheridge
  • Debbie Freeze
  • Marshall Fanjoy
  • Al Gerrrish
  • Susan Mertinat
  • Kim Pearson
  • Jerry Streisel
  • Sheryl Tabor
Nominating Committee
  • Chairperson (or Past President of SACF Inc.) Non voting member of the Committee
  •  Mayor of the Town of Sussex
  •  Mayor of the Village of Sussex Corner
  •  President of the Sussex & District Chamber of Commerce
  •  President of a local service club
  •  Mayor of the Village of Norton
*Board members are appointed for a term not exceeding 3 years *In most cases, after two consecutive 3-year terms, a SACF board member is not eligible for reappointment until one year has elapsed since the end of his/her second successive term.