Residents love when the kids come. It's like bringing fairies into the home - it's magical. - Tracy Stasiuk, Director of Care at Pinecrest, in response to the Intergenerational Storytelling Program in partnership between the Kenora Public Library, Pinecrest, and Laidlaw Foundation

Monthly Archives: November 2011

Random Act of Kindness Day Newsletter

Our very first Random Act of Kindness was November 4th 2011. We had a lot of fun and got some great feedback from others who participated. Click the following link to read some of the feedback we received, RAKD newsletter

8th Annual Festival of Trees

The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation is gearing up for our 8th annual Festival of Trees. The theme for this years event is ” Christmas at the lake” and runs from Dec 1 to Dec 3rd. Click the following link to view the media release for this years event. Festival of…

2011 Fall Granting Ceremony

Our 2011 fall granting ceremony was a fantastic evening. Keynote speaker and Copperfin Credit Union CEO Dennis Alvestad presented a great speech that was both humorous and emotional. The grant recipients all had a chance to speak and shared some wonderful stories and words of appreciation towards the donors and the foundation. Attached is a…

Community Foundation Week

Nov 4th to Nov 10th is community foundation week in Kenora. Please read the attached media release for more information. Media Release CF Week

Giving beyond the perimeter

Check out this article from the Winnipeg Foundations newest newsletter regarding the Moffat Family and their contributions to the Kenora area. Giving beyond the perimeter