Public Notice

For the health and safety of our staff and all visitors the KLWCF office is closed to the public but be assured we remain operational and do continue to conduct all other normal business. We are pleased to connect with you by email, phone or video conference. Please note our spring Grants program remains in operation and is proceeding as per usual at this time.

COVID-19 Response Statement


KLWCF has establishing the Community Response Fund and COVID-19 Community Response Grants

In response to the unprecedented coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), KLWCF has created the COVID-19 Community Response Fund. This fund will provide Grants to support the work of our community organizations who are at the forefront of this issue and collectively striving to ensure our most vulnerable citizens are safe and healthy by allowing us to provide them with grants through a simple online application within days of applying.

The funds collected will stay here in KLWCF Region and go directly to the organizations that require more support during this time. KLWCF is working directly with community leaders and agencies to ensure we are providing help where needed.

Grant application deadline is 5PM Friday, April 10, 2020.

If you have any more questions or concerns please check out our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us at, 807-467-4427.

You’re our star

We would like to say thanks to all of our donors for contributing to the future of the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region. Without you, none of this would be possible.

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Great Grants

Check out the results of how your generosity has helped many organizations within our community.

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What is a Community Foundation?

A Community Foundation is an independent, volunteer driven, charitable organization that helps facilitate community philanthropy, by working with both donors and local charities and providing leadership

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What you get in return

Donors can contribute to any of our funds with a gift of any size. It is not the size of the gift but rather the giving that matters. Choosing Where to Give: View our various funds We build endowment

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