BFCN - Black Foundation of Community Networks

Site: BFCN - Woodbridge

Service: Community Resource Centre and Scholarship Directory

Record Details
Alternate Name BFCN
Office Phone 416-566-2731
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Primary Contact Cheryl Yarde, President, BFCN; Phone: 416-566-2731; Email:
Established 2011
Primary Executive Cheryl Yarde, President, BFCN; Phone: 416-566-2731; Email:
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Description (Service) Gathers information about current resources and makes them accessible in order to support individuals and families within the community as a way to empower them with the ability and knowledge to access available resources from established groups within the community * Friday Focus - Weekly Program * Youth Circle includes support with math literacy, black history, social skills, recreational activities, healthy snacks * Parent Forum has armchair discussions, guest speakers, keep fit Fridays, healthy snacks;

BFCN Scholarships four(4) $1000 scholarships available for youth * students must demonstrate academic success, community involvement, leadership qualities and financial need ;

BFCN Scholarship Directory detailed and accessible compilation of over 50 scholarships available for youth pursuing post secondary education at the undergraduate level * supports students and their parents, educators, coaches and guidance counselors to find, apply for and win scholarships, awards and bursaries
Hours Youth Circle JK - Grd 12 Fri 6 pm-8.30 pm 
Parent/Adult Forum Woodbridge Public School, Fri 6 pm-8.30 pm (60 Burwick Ave Woodbridge)
Dates Sept - May * Scholarship applications due in July
Meetings Friday Focus - Weekly meetings every Fri at Woodbridge Public School
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up
Application Use online form to contact organization
Languages English
Fees Program - some program fees may apply ; Donation ; Sponsorship
Located In Community Woodbridge
Address & Map
6-6150 Highway 7, Ste 431
Woodbridge, ON L4H 0R6
Physical Access Unknown
Service Categories Networking/Relationship Building Support ~ Black Community ; Student Financial Aid ~ Black Community


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