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 2014

Official November 5th, 2014 Granting Ceremony Agenda

November 5th, 2014  Words of Welcome Don Parfitt, President, Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation Presentation to 89.5 The Lake Recognition of Community Foundation Volunteers Listing of Grants  Richard Roy, Chair, Grants Committee Andrew Paterson Family Fund Total Grant: $13,000 Salvation Army Food Hamper Program: $2,500 JubileeChurch: $2,500 Minto Parent Child Resource…

Community Foundation distributes $95,000 in grants to Registered Charities strengthening the Kenora and LOW Region

  Kenora – November 3, 2014 The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region is pleased to announce the distribution of $95,000 in grants to charities in the Lake of the Woods Region. “This event is made possible by our generous donors”, says Community Foundation President Don Parfitt.  “We also congratulate the charities who are…

Community Foundation hands out $95,000

Written by Grace Protopapas on Thursday, 06 November 2014 The Kenora Circus Kids demonstrate their skills while accepting their donation last night at the granting ceremony. The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation held their granting ceremony last night. The foundation gave out $95,000 to various charities and organizations in the region. Rook…