The New Relationship Trust Foundation is a charitable non-profit organization that was created in 2011 by the New Relationship Trust (NRT). To advance the education goals of First Nations in British Columbia, the New Relationship Trust Foundation focuses on three key areas:
Since 2008, the New Relationship Trust and NRT Foundation have awarded 1,719 scholarships and bursaries totaling $7.9 million in post-secondary financial support to First Nations students from a First Nation in BC. On average, 60% of eligible applicants are declined because of a shortage of available funds.
Financial stewardship is key to achieving our First Nations education and fundraising goals, and fulfilling donor expectations. We have established transparent and accountable financial practices that include:
In addition to producing our annual report, we provide detailed stewardship reports to all our major donors that describe how their money was spent and the education outcomes that were achieved with these funds. The New Relationship Trust Foundation is a registered Canadian charity. Charitable tax Receipts will be provided to donors in accordance with CRA guidelines.
Registered Charity # 80700 2514 RR0001