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: April 2013

$50,000 in Additional Grants

Calling all Registered Charities and sponsored Non-profits The Community Foundation has $50,000 in additional grants to distribute at the June 19th, 2013 Granting Ceremony. Grants will be distributed in the following sectors: Arts and Culture, Health and Wellness, Social Welfare, the Environment, Animal Welfare and the General Needs of the Community. Deadline to apply is…

Volunteers form the heart of the Community Foundation

“I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the community, and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can.” George Bernard Shaw Since the establishment of our lakefront community foundation, our efforts to improve community living and the quality of life for citizens and visitors…

Community Foundation launches Smart and Caring Initiative in partnership with the Governor General of Canada

The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation is pleased to announce that they are partnering with the Governor General of Canada in seeking to make Canada a smarter and more caring nation. As patron of Community Foundations of Canada, his Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, has challenged…