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: September 2013

Youth in Philanthropy 2013/2014 Launches at Beaver Brae Secondary School

Young people who care about their communities are increasingly getting involved in philanthropy. No where was this more evident that at the launch of the Youth in Philanthropy Program (YIP), at Beaver Brae Secondary School held on Thursday September 26, 2013. Entering its seventh year, this innovative program led by the Kenora and Lake of…

1st Annual Sioux Narrows & Nestor Falls Expo

July 23rd, the Community Foundation made the trek to the 1st Annual Sioux Narrows/Nestor Falls Expo. There we made connections with amazing people and organizations within the area. Since the Expo, we’ve received an anonymous donation of $10,000 toward the Township of Nestor Falls! We would like to express our gratitude by saying thank you…