The Fort Sackville Foundation (FSF) is a voluntary, non-profit organization and registered Canadian Charity (No. 885410548RR0001). The Foundation manages Scott Manor House.

Our Mission

To collect, protect, preserve and promote the history and cultural heritage of Bedford

Our Mandate

  • Collecting, preserving and interpreting photos, artifacts and stories of historical significance to Bedford 
  • Researching the peoples, places, organizations and events, and the built and natural environment of Bedford
  • Cultivating and promoting an understanding of the heritage of Bedford, by production of monographs, exhibits, public programs, and other activities
  • Maintaining and promoting Scott Manor House and the site of Fort Sackville
  • Advocating for heritage preservation

Fort Sackville Foundation Executive 2018 – 2019:

  • Chair – Jean MacLeod
  • Vice Chair – Valerie Ivy
  • Vice-Chair – June Boswell
  • Past Chair – Ann MacVicar
  • Secretary – Carolyn Crowell
  • Treasurer – Lynn Loder

Committee Chairs:

  • Acquisitions & Archives – Warren Ervine
  • Curator of Exhibits  – Francene Cosman
  • Grounds – Patrick Branton
  • House – Al Harding
  • Program – Valerie Ivy
  • Reading, Research and Resources – Ann McVicar
  • Tea Room – Barbara Macey
  • Technology, Webmaster – Ken Dodsworth
  • Photos – Ken Dodsworth and Lew Turner 

If you are interesting in joining the Fort Sackville Foundation or volunteering, or to contact any member of the executive, call (902) 832-2336 or email scott.manor@ns.sympatico.ca.