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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Summer Granting Ceremony Distributes over $132,000

The June Granting Ceremony has come to a close as $132,000 in grants was distributed Wednesday night. The evening featured tributes and thanks to longtime Community Foundation Directors Randy Seller and Marie Seymour, who will be retiring after more than 20 combined years with the Foundation. The Keewatin Summer Splash group was also thanked for…

Community Foundation holds granting ceremony- Q. 104

Written by Grace Protopapas on Thursday, 19 June 2014 Quinn Hamlyn points to one of the bicycles the program at Beaver Brae has helped restore during the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation’s granting ceremony. The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation held its granting ceremony last night giving out…

Summer Granting Ceremony

Invitation to attend The Community Foundation’s  Summer Granting Ceremony  Wednesday June 18th at 7:00 pm at the Best Western Lakeside Inn-Rosewood Room Recognition of the Charitable Sector in the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region and the Awarding of over $125,000 in grants Refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the event For…

Community Foundation Surpasses $10,000 Goal

Written by Grace Protopapas on Saturday, 31 May 2014 From left, Kelly Williams, co-chair of the 10 Hour challenge, Megan Dokuchie, co-chair of the 10 Hour challenge, and Brenda Chambers-Ivey, community foundation director, stand in front of a poster showing how much money they’ve raised. The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation…

Community Foundation’s 10-Year Anniversary Radio-Drive Raises $75,000 for Area Non-Profits

By Amber McGuckin Sunday, June 1, 2014 9:44:47 EDT PM Hugh Arklie is the executive director of the Thomas Hill Foundation in Winnipeg that helped found the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation. He was interviewed for the radio-drive that raised $75,000 for the foundation’s 10-year anniversary on Friday, May 30. Amber…

$10K/10HR Giving Challenge Results

The 10 Hour Giving Challenge came to a close at 8 pm this past Friday, with a total amount of $75,000 received! We would like to thank all those who donated as we exceeded our goal of $10,000 by a substantial amount. This wouldn’t have been possible without the kindness and generosity of those in…