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This author Sue Lawrenson has created 48 entries.

22 Dec

2022 Grant Recipients

At December 22, the Community Foundation of Halton North supported the following charitable organizations this year. Many thanks to our donors and fundholders who made these grants possible. Acton Foodshare ArtSparks – Town of Milton Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton Community Living North Halton Darling Home for Kids Food for Life Halton Food for Thought Grandmother’s Voice Halton Hills Public Library Halton Learning Foundation Halton Women’s Place Huntsville District Hospital Foundation Meals on Wheels Milton Milton Choristers Milton District Hospital Foundation Milton Historical Society Milton Philharmonic Orchestra Naseeha Red Cross – Ukrainian Relief ROCK Salvation Army Khi Foodbank Townsend Smith Foundation ...

22 Sep

Webathon 2022

Saturday October 1 – an online fundraising event. October 1st from 9:00 – Noon via Pheedloop. CFHN Webathon 2022 will take place on October 1st, 2022 via Pheedloop, pheedloop.com/Webathon2022/site/home/ a virtual event platform. It will be a hybrid event, combining CFHN’s physical presence at Farmers’ Markets, at the home of CFHN, and with an online celebration of CFHN along with multiple local participating charities. CFHN will facilitate a series of activities in which charities and their advocates are invited...

24 Aug

What Philanthropy Means to Me

by Gabriella Macerollo Canada Summer Jobs Employee Gabriella Macerollo Since first stepping into the world of philanthropy, I have seen countless examples ofgiving back, and supporting those who are in need and want their voices heard. In myexperience, at the core of the most successful philanthropic endeavors is the making ofgenuine connections with others. When organizations, volunteers, charities, and thoseaffected, are able to come together, we can work to cure social problems at theirsource.In working with the Community Foundation of Halton...

22 Jul

The Steven Worby Community Award Application

Proposal deadline: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 11:59 p.m. DESCRIPTION The Steven Worby Community Award is a $5000 award presented to a youth group or team that completes a project or service that serves the community or an individual in Halton Hills. ELIGIBILITY Must be a youth team or youth group operating in Halton Hills. BACKGROUND About Steven Worby Steven unexpectedly passed away on November 18th, 2019 in his 30th year. Steven had a tremendous impact on so many people. Steven’s hard work, positivity, selflessness, strength, protection, and willingness to...

21 Jul

The Steven Worby Community Award

$5,000 available to any youth team or group, in Halton Hills (both non-profit or charity) Proposal deadline: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 11:59 p.m. DESCRIPTION The Steven Worby Community Award is a $5000 award presented to a youth group or team that completes a project or service that serves the community or an individual in Halton Hills. ELIGIBILITY Must be a youth team or youth group operating in Halton Hills. BACKGROUND About Steven Worby Steven unexpectedly passed away on November 18th, 2019 in his 30th year. Steven had a tremendous impact...

21 Jul

The Steven Worby Access & Mobility Award Application

Proposal deadline: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 11:59 p.m. DESCRIPTION The Steven Worby Access & Mobility Award is a $5000 award presented to an individual towards the cost of modifying a business, home, or vehicle to allow access, mobility or upgraded technology for individuals with disabilities in Halton Hills. ELIGIBILTY:  Must be an individual living in Halton Hills. BACKGROUND About Steven Worby Steven unexpectedly passed away on November 18th, 2019 in his 30th year. He had a tremendous impact on so many people. His hard work, positivity, selflessness, strength,...

21 Jul

2022 Steven Worby Memorial Awards

Deadline for both awards has been extended to FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. The Community Foundation of Halton North is pleased to partner with Community Living North Halton and Community Development Halton on two awards in memory of Steven Worby:  The Steven Worby Access & Mobility Award and The Steven Worby Community Award.  Applications are now being accepted for both.  Click the links below for the applications. The Steven Worby Community Award Application The...

29 Jun

Community Foundation of Halton North Showcase 2022

Sixteen grants, five performances and one guest speaker caught in Washington DC CFHN 2022 Grant Recipients On Thursday, June 23 the Community Foundation of Halton North (CFHN) hosted Showcase 2022. Showcase is a demonstration and celebration of the talented and hard-working charities that are helped to prosper due to generous contributions from legacy donors of the Community Foundation of Halton North. The evening began with demonstrations, or as CFHN Marketing Chair Darryl Demille coined, “grants in action”. These five previous grant recipients demonstrated some of...