Public Notice

For the health and safety of our staff and all visitors the KLWCF office is closed to the public but be assured we remain operational and do continue to conduct all other normal business. We are pleased to connect with you by email, phone or video conference. Please note our spring Grants program remains in operation and is proceeding as per usual at this time.

COVID-19 Response Statement


KLWCF Flow Through Fund


Cancer Survivors Challenge

Please consider matching my $50 donation to the Community Endowment Fund, to take advantage of the $1 to $1 Richardson Challenge.  

Board of Directors Challenge

To all Board of Directors in the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region: Please consider matching my $50 to the Community Fund, to access matching funds from the 2016 Richardson Challenge!  

2014 Festival of Trees Thank You

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 11th Annual Festival of Trees a wonderful community event: Our generous sponsors, our volunteers, all decorator teams, our entertainers and all auction purchasers. We would also like to thank the Community for showing their tremendous support and helping make this event such a great success! Thanks to…

Upcoming Grant Application Deadlines

Here are the following application deadlines for 2015: May 15th, 2015-Lake of the Woods Dream Fund application deadline; Benefiting the general needs of the community. These grants will be distributed on June 17th, 2015. September 15th, 2015- Community Fund application deadline; general needs of the community. Distribution to be held in mid-November, 2015. Amounts available…

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…

Festival of Trees- Charity Fundraiser, Friday, December 5th-7th

The Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation is gearing up for our 9th annual Festival of Trees. This year’s event will be held at the Discovery Centre. We will be holding a ‘Holiday Cocktail Party’ at 7 p.m. on the 5th, followed by Community Day on the 6th from 10 a.m- 3…

$10K/10hr Annual Giving Challenge Feature


Winter 2014 Newsletter


2011 June Granting Ceremony


Youth in Philanthropy