Objects and Purposes of the Foundation

The Waskesiu Foundation Inc. is a registered charity. The Charitable Registration number is 872159074 - RR0001.


The objects, purposes and operation of the Corporation shall be limited exclusively to charitable purposes that benefit the community of Waskesiu, Saskatchewan ("Waskesiu") and/or the area of Prince Albert National Park of Canada ("Prince Albert National Park") adjacent to or immediately surrounding Waskesiu Lake (the "Waskesiu Area") as follows:


(a) providing financial support for preserving, enhancing, constructing and/or renovating facilities and other amenities, used or enjoyed by visitors to Waskesiu and/or the Waskesiu Area for recreational, social, cultural and other like activities;


(b) providing financial support for preserving, enhancing, constructing and/or renovating facilities and other amenities used or enjoyed by the seasonal and/or permanent residents of Waskesiu for recreational, social, cultural and other like activities;

(c) funding and promoting activities, programs or projects that preserve, enhance and/or protect the culture or heritage of Waskesiu, the Waskesiu Area and/or Prince Albert National Park; 

(d) providing financial support to the Government of Canada ("Canada") or to Parks Canada Agency ("Parks Canada"), or their respective successors, for activities, programs or projects undertaken by Canada or Parks Canada within, or affecting, Waskesiu, the Waskesiu Area and/or Prince Albert National Park;

(e) providing financial support to Canada or to Parks Canada in relation to facilities and other amenities constructed, replaced, removed and/or renovated within or affecting Waskesiu and/or the Waskesiu Area;

(f) funding and promoting activities, programs or projects that preserve, enhance or protect the environment within Waskesiu and/or the Waskesiu Area, including without limitation:

     (i) financial support for, participation in, and implementation of, activities, programs or projects adopted approved, authorized or recommended by Canada or by Parks Canada from time to time pursuant to any vegetation management plan;

     (ii) financial support for, participation in, and implementation of, activities, programs or projects relating to tree-planting or the protection and/or preservation of trees and other vegetation; and

     (iii) financial support for any environmental assessment(s) required, or deemed necessary, in relation to proposed activities, programs or projects affecting the environment within Waskesiu and/or the Waskesiu Area.

Waskesiu Foundation - Enhancing the Waskesiu Experience

A charitable organization supporting recreational, social, cultural and environmental activities that enhance the Waskesiu experience

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