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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Community Foundation Directors and Volunteers Attend the Ladies Luncheon

Community Foundation Directors and Volunteers enjoyed attending the Annual Ladies Luncheon at the Royal Lake of the Woods Yacht Club on Thursday July 24, 2014. The event was in support of the Yacht Club and the Women’s Shelter Saakaate House Endowment Fund with the Community Foundation. In addition to the stunning weather, the guests enjoyed…

Annual Ladies Luncheon a Resounding Success

The Annual Ladies Luncheon at the Royal Lake of the Woods Yacht club was a resounding success thanks to the leadership of event organizers; Karen Dunlop and Charlotte Sytnyk.  The event was in support of the Yacht Club and the Women’s Shelter Saakaate House Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation. Master of ceremonies, Ashleigh Banfield,…

Remembering Rob Lindstrom

Rob’s passion for music was evident all his life and for that reason, his family has established the Rob Lindstrom Endowment Fund in support of music, at the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation. His beautiful heart touched many individuals with his caring ways and zest for knowledge and adventure.  Rob passed…

The Community Foundation Thanks the Mike Richards Charity Golf Tournament

Warm breezes and blue skies greeted 18 teams of golfers on Thursday July 10, 2014, at the 5th Annual Mike Richards Charity Golf Tournament, held at the Kenora Golf and Country Club. Participants enjoyed a relaxing day of golfing, followed by fellowship and an all star prime rib dinner. Presenting sponsors RBC and T Bay…

A Tribute to Buck Matiowski

With the passing of community leader, Buck Matiowski on July 1 ,2014, his family and friends have established the Buck Matiowski Endowment Fund with the Community Foundation in support of Community Projects.  Anyone can make a donation to this fund, by mailing in a cheque to the Community Foundation at Box 441, Kenora Ontario P9N…

Mike Richards Charity Golf Tournament Continues to Support Community Needs

MEDIA RELEASE                                                                                        July 11, 2014 For Immediate Release   Mike Richards Charity Golf Tournament Continues to Support Community Needs   For the fifth year in a row, the Mike Richards Annual Charity Golf Tournament is supporting the efforts of the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation, in helping to improve community living…