Giving of your time, talent and experience to your community is something that everyone should consider. Imagine what could be accomplished if everyone did it!” - Brenda Chambers-Ivey

« Back to News

News

June 2015 Granting Ceremony

Agenda

       

Words of Welcome

Don Parfitt, President, Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation

 

Recognition of Volunteers

 

Special Presentation to Don Parfitt

 

Leaving a Legacy

Brenda Chambers-Ivey

 

Distribution of Grants

Richard Roy, Director and Grants Committee Chair

Paterson First Nations Youth Apprenticeship Program

Total Grant: $20,000

Ne-Chee Friendship Centre

 

Charitable Agency Endowment Fund Distributions: $59,335

Kenora Public Library: $6,658

Triple PLAY: $10,152

District of Kenora Home for the Aged (Pinecrest Home): $9,759

Kenora Handi Transit: $3,195

Kenora Special Olympics: $1,091

Women’s Shelter, Saakaate House: $6,068

Minto Parent Child Resource Centre: $1,486

 Kenora Association for Community Living: $16,012

FIREFLY: $4,875

Pellat United Firefighters (PUFF): $39

Moffat Family Fund Grants

Total Grants: $49,000

In Support of Children and Families:

Kenora Safe Grad: $5,000

Keewatin Public Library: $4,500

Kenora Skating Club: $4,500

Sunday Smiles Family Entertainment Series: $3,000

Evergreen Public School Breakfast Program: $4,000

Minto Parent Child Resource Centre: $13,130

Kenora Scouts: $2,870

Triple PLAY: $12,000

Canadian Pacific and Kenora Employees Community Grants

Total Grants: $8,000

Northland Supportive Housing: $3,579

Women’s Shelter, Saakaate House: $1,500

Kenora Fellowship Centre: $2,921

 

Lake of the Woods Dream Fund Grants

 

In Support of Community Needs

The Marr Family Fund, The Dingwall Family Fund, The Pedersen Family Fund

Anonymous Family Fund

Total Grants: $23,401

Canada Day Celebration Committee: $1,500

Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls Healthy Living Coalition: $955

Safe Communities Kenora: $1,250

Kenora Substance Abuse & Mental Health Task Force/

Kenora Coalition Against Sexual Violence: $3,000

Habitat for Humanity: $5,000

Kenora Sexual Assault Centre: $1,696

Green Adventures: $3,500

Kenora Fellowship Centre: $5,000

Women’s Shelter, Saakaate House: $1,500

 

Keewatin Forever Endowment Fund

Total Grants: $2,445

Lake of the Woods Historical Society: $1,945

St. Andrew’s United Church Garden: $500

 

Treaty Three Police Service Fund

   Kenora Fellowship Centre: $494

« Back to the Challenges

Recent Posts