Friends of the Museum

Who Are We?

The Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum was established in 1986 by a group of dedicated volunteers who aspired to create a larger and more organized group to effectively support the Museum. The organization is composed of a volunteer Board of Directors as well as corporate and general members. The Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museumis involved in fundraising and friend-raising, providing public programs and events, handling facility rentalsand operating The Museum Shop in Regina and the Discovery Shop in Eastend, SK at the T.rex Discovery Centre.

The Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum aim to be valued partners in the enhancement of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, increasing its visibility and access to vital resources in the community. We are a registered charity and not-for-profit organization which promotes the knowledge and understanding of Saskatchewan’s natural history through active support of the Museum and by encouraging public involvement and financial support of the Museum and its educational and scientific activities. 

The Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum is registered with Canada Revenue Agency and all donations are tax-deductible. Our registered Charitable Business Number is 107756223RR0001.

Canada Helps Button

Donations to the Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum can now be made through CanadaHelps.org.

Current Board of Directors

A volunteer Board of Directors oversees the governance of the Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. Each Director is elected for a three year term and no Director shall hold office for more than two consecutive terms. Directors represent the voting members of the organization and serve to increase the profile of the friends of the museum and the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. Both Board members and general members volunteer to be a part of the many committees that work to enhance public awareness of the RSM.

Executive:
President – Donna Woloshyn
Vice President – Karen Mercier
Treasurer – Amanda Thick
Chair, Governance – Dr. Mark Brigham 

Directors:
Nourhene BenYoussef
Melissa Fiacco
Chelsea Galloway
Tania Meier
Josh Morrison (Past Chair)
Robert Vancise
Tobias Sperlich
Nathanial Day

Annual General Meeting and Report

The Annual General Meeting is held every June at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum.
The current Annual Report and Strategic Plan was presented at the June 22, 2016 Annual General Meeting.

Your Time is Valuable. Make it Count.

We're recruiting a select few Board Members for the Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. We are looking for well-connected individuals who appreciate an efficiently run Board and who want their time to be focused on organizational growth. The Board meets six times a year, and is supported by a professional staff. To explore this opportunity, email or call 306-787-0787.