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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Ian Bird celebrates $2 Million in grants to the Kenora Region

Our Community Foundation thrilled to welcome Ian Bird to Kenora on November 11, 2016. He was able to meet with the local media, pose with our highway sign and update us on several national initiatives. Kenora Daily Miner & News Article  

Anonymous donor gives Keewatin Forever Endowment Fund a $15,000 boost, to coincide with Remembrance Day

An Anonymous donor is remembering the good works of Keewatin charities, by matching a recent gift of $15,000 made by the Keewatin Legion, to the Keewatin Forever endowment fund, held with the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation. “This anonymous gift is being made to match the recent $15,000 donation by the…

Marlyne Crawford recognized for volunteer spirit

SHERI LAMB Miner and News Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:45:27 EDT PM View article from Kenora Daily Miner & News Donald Crawford was the invisible unsung hero of the night during the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation’s fall granting ceremony. He wasn’t in attendance when his wife Marlyne Crawford picked up…

Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community foundation hits $2 million in grants distributed

SHERI LAMB Miner and News Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:45:27 EDT PM View article from Kenora Daily Miner & News In the last decade, the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation has distributed $2 million in grants within the community. It is a milestone which executive director of the Community Foundation Darlene…

Community Foundation has reached the milestone of $2 Million in grants distributed to the Charitable Sector

Kenora – The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it has reached a milestone of $ 2 Million in grants distributed to the charitable sector, in the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region. It will grant $125,000 to over thirty different groups at its Fall Granting…

Announcement of $2 Million in Grants Milestone

In advance of their Fall Granting Ceremony on Wednesday November 2, 2016, the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation has announced that they will be celebrating a milestone, in having distributed over $2 Million in grants to the charitable sector in the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region, since their establishment…