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, and Earl J. & Joan H. Memorial Scholarships,  and administer the Frances Simpson Memorial Scholarships, Friars Family Scholarships, Sussex Class Alumni “Spirit” Award and SRHS Class of 1998 ‘Unsung Hero’ Awards.

SACF is a member of Community Foundations of Canada (CFC), a network of  191 community foundations.

  • Marshall Fanjoy – Chairperson
  • Kathleen Davidson – Vice-Chairperson
  • Jessica Walker – Treasurer
  • Pat Etheridge – Secretary

Directors at Large:

  • Laura Adair
  • Patrick Cunningham
  • Kathleen Davidson
  • Steve Downey
  • Patricia Etheridge
  • Marshall Fanjoy
  • Mark Fleming
  • Mark Flewwelling
  • Newton Johnston
  • James Keirstead
  • Catherine MacLeod
  • Stacey Stairs
  • Sheryl Tabor
  • Jessica Walker

Nominating Committee

Directors are nominated to the Sussex Area Community Foundation from a committee of the following:

  • 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.