The work of registered charities and not-for-profits in the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region could not happen at the level it does without the support of the Community Foundation and the funders who so generously give. These are real people with real stories, sharing the difference the grants have made in their lives and the opportunities they might not otherwise have had. - Judy Underwood, in response to the June 2016 Granting Ceremony

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Saint Louis students in Kenora unveil “Together”

A grant of $2,250 from the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation in the fall of 2016, helped a group of students from St – Louis School, produce a stunning painting, entitled “Together”. The piece was donated to the Northwestern Health Unit in Kenora on March 22, 2017 and was proudly accepted…

Impact of Community Foundations Grants shared with RTO/ERO membership

The Community Foundation was a luncheon guest at the RTO/ERO (Retired Teachers of Ontario) District 26 monthly meeting held on Thursday March 16, 2017 at the Clarion Inn. Darlene MacGillivray, Executive Director, and Board Member Meg Cameron, delivered a presentation highlighting the impact of over $ 2Million in Community Foundation grants in the Kenora and…