Reminders

Donor Stories

Offline

Offline

Offline

Offline

Offline

Offline

Immigration Partnership Fund for Syrian Newcomers

By Lizz DiCesare

In September 2015, when the heartbreaking photo of toddler Alan Kurdi, who had washed up on a Turkish shore, went viral, the world could no longer avert its eyes from the Syrian refugee crisis.

Soon, people across Canada jumped into action, offering to sponsor families, donate goods and raise funds to bring the suffering to safety.


Offline

Caring Donor + Opportunity = Impact

By Rochelle Benoit

Offline

Going Above and Beyond

By Rochelle Benoit

If you ask people at Conestoga College Institute of Advanced Learning and Technology, they will tell you that what happens there goes well beyond vocational skills. Students’ understanding of employability and volunteerism is of equal importance to their coursework. Conestoga helps to educate people on who they are, and what role they can play in the future of our community.


Offline

A New Direction

By Rochelle Benoit

The history of the Catholic Community Foundation of Waterloo Region (CCFOWR) dates back to the 1970’s when they, in the absence of government support, actively raised funds to assist in the hiring of teaching staff and development of learning spaces for the local Catholic secondary schools. A major fundraising campaign took place, successfully reaching their goal of $1M.


Offline

Supporting The Arts Through The Decades

By Rochelle Benoit

Keith and Winifred Shantz have been long-time supporters of both The KWCF and this community. So when it came time to look at establishing a legacy of philanthropy, they looked no further than the community foundation.


Search this area

About this channel

  • 7,832 views
  • 41 articles
  • 0 followers
     

Recent Contributors


Viewed 7,832 times