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05 Dec

Desjardins Agent presents $4,000 grant to Community Foundation of Halton North

  Part of Desjardins Insurance GoodSpark Grants Program MILTON – Desjardins Agent Darryl Demille today presented a cheque for $4,000 to the Community Foundation of Halton North (CFHN). The funds were part of the Desjardins GoodSpark Community Grants program, and will be used to support CFHN’s Mental Wellness Fund. CFHN recognizes a gap in funding for mental health issues for residents in Halton Hills and Milton and has established the Mental Wellness Fund.   CFHN’s current priority is on programs that are making an impact on behaviours of children and youth. Desjardins Insurance is providing over...

15 Oct

Youth & The Arts Showcase 2019

Presented by the Community Foundation of Halton North Be inspired by the talent of over 100 youth from Halton Hills and Milton at this community showcase  Sunday October 27, 2019  2:00 p.m. FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton 1010 Main Street East,...

09 Oct

Planned Giving

Leaving a bequest or a life insurance policy to the Community Foundation of Halton North ensures that your generosity will benefit your community for generations to come. Across Canada, this is one of the more popular methods of giving to a Community Foundation. Wills and Bequests A charitable gift given through a will can make a huge impact as well as creating significant tax savings for the estate. For example, up to 100% of a taxpayer’s net income can be claimed as...

02 May

Summer Job Available at CFHN

Outreach Coordinator 9 Week Placement – 30 hours per week @ $15/hour Summer 2019 Working with the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Halton North, the Outreach Coordinator will be tasked with executing aspects of both the Community Foundation of Halton North’s fundraising plans and communications plan.  This will include event planning for our annual signature fundraising event – a youth concert held at the Town’s Art Centre and engages 100-150 youth;  a new video marketing initiative, as well as engaging the...

27 Sep

CFHN and the Town of Milton

”The Community Foundation of Halton North is thrilled to partner with the Town of Milton on the FirstOntario Credit Union Every Milton Child Every Year Arts Program” stated Brad Clements, Chair of the Community Foundation of Halton North. “Art is such an important part of life and the children’s program will add tremendously to the vibrancy of our community for generations to come.”   Read more:  FirstOntario Credit Union Every Milton Child Every Year Arts Program ...

16 Jun

CFHN Is Hiring A Summer Student

Outreach Coordinator 9 Week Placement Summer 2017 Working with the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Halton North, the Outreach Coordinator will be tasked with executing aspects of both the Community Foundation of Halton North’s sustainability plan and communications plan.  This will include event planning for our annual fundraising event as well as engaging the public through social media, through traditional marketing avenues, through oral and written communication as well as website management. In addition, the Outreach Coordinator will conduct research, collect...

09 May

Fund Holder Story

CFHN is pleased to share stories about our donors. Like many, this individual found themselves in a position where they wanted to give back to the community – your community, the community where they lived and worked for many years. This donor could have made a donation that would have had a single impact for north Halton.  They could have purchased a piece of equipment or helped with the bricks and mortar of a building project, but they saw the value...

15 Sep

Community Fund for Canada’s 150

Canada’s sesquicentennial is an historic moment with the power to bring people and places together as we dream big about our communities and our country. In the spirit of this moment, the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th will activate a breathtaking array of ideas and activities that will bring out the best that Canada has to offer, now and for future generations. The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th is a small grants program that will support community initiatives from coast to coast to...