Joyce Helweg, Treasurer for the Fort St. James Community Foundation attended the Canadian Community Foundation Conference in Ottawa in May of 2017. The conference is held every second year and is a gathering of all 191 Community Foundations in Canada to meet, share ideas and learn of new ways to benefit our communities.
Joyce presented her book, Believe In The Power of Community, to the CEO, Andrew Chunilall, of the Canadian Community Foundation. The book tells all about the Fort St. James Community Foundation, the founders, donors and champions. It is for sale at the Pharmacy in Fort St. James. All monies realized from the book go directly to the Fort St. James Community Foundation.