2016 Recipients

Essex Kent Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Agriculture Science Kits
Kent Agricultural In the Classroom Action Committee
Blenheim
$5,000
Belle River DHS Kitchen Update
Belle River District High School
Belle River
$10,000
Building Leadership and Confidence in our Youth
Blenheim Youth Centre
Blenheim
$5,000
Digitizing
Essex and Community Historical Research Society
Essex
$5,000
Downtown Holiday Nights
River Lights Winter Festival & the Amherstburg Chamber of Commerce
Amherstburg
$5,000
Essex County Agricultural Education and Training Trailer
Essex County Grain Farmers of Ontario District 1
Woodslee
$7,500
Harrow Youth Centre - High School-Aged Youth
Access County Community Support Services
Harrow
$20,000
Youth Leaders in Action Firehorse Leadership Organization Amherstburg $5,000
Youth Museum Experience Kingsville Historical Park Museum Kingsville $10,000
Youth Small Business Program Leamington Rise Asset Development Leamington $7,500
Libro Start Up Softech Alliance Network (Operating as WETech Alliance) Essex Kent Region $50,000
Youth In Action - Summer Work Experience Community Living Essex Essex Kent Region $21,039


Haldimand-Norfolk Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Community Kitchen: Community Café and Food FixCommunity Support Centre Haldimand NorfolkCaledonia$10,000
Dunnville Farmers' Market Redevelopment ProjectDunnville Farmers' Market AssociationCayuga$5,500
Today's Learner – Tomorrow's LeadersCommunity Living HaldimandCayuga$5,500
Hagersville and Area Community GardenHighway Pentecostal ChurchHagersville$9,000
Arcady Youth InitiativeThe Norfolk SingersSimcoe$32,000
Information KiosksNorfolk County Agricultural SocietySimcoe$5,000
Marketing ALUS on your PropertyALUS Norfolk Inc.Simcoe$5,000


Huron-Perth Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Be Open InitiativeClinton & Central Huron BIA Beautification CommitteeClinton$5,000
Clinton 2017 Habitat BuildHabitat for Humanity Huron CountyClinton$5,000
Community Health Matters – BAFHT ExpansionBluewater Area Family Health TeamExeter$10,000
Huron County Afghanistan Community MonumentRoyal Canadian Legion Branch 109 Huron County Afghanistan Community MonumentGoderich$5,000
Kids in the Kitchen, Traveling Summer Cooking CampCentralia Pastoral ChargeGoderich$5,000
Launchit Minto – Elevating AgricultureLaunchit MintoListowel$10,000
Sprucedale Public School Playground InitiativeSprucedale Public SchoolStratford$5,000
Our Hospital, Our FutureWingham and District Hospital Foundation (1986)Wingham$10,000


Kitchener-Waterloo Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Financial Literacy Authentic Task SetsProject Read Literacy Network (Waterloo-Wellington)Waterloo$8,600
Financial Literacy InitiativeHabitat for Humanity Waterloo Region Inc.Waterloo$15,400
Making Your Money CountLutherwoodKitchener$11,000


Lambton-Middlesex Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Modernization Project, Phase 2Forest Curling and Social ClubArkona$10,000
Boy's Home TreesYouth Services of Lambton CountyBright's Grove$19,875
Libro Youth Environment Alliance (LYEA)SalthavenMount Brydges$17,133
Community Arts and Innovation CentreThe Arts Council of East Lambton (ACEL)Watford$20,000
Youth Leadership and Capacity BuildingWomen's Rural Resource Centre of Stathroy and AreaStrathroy$10,000


London-St. Thomas Region

PROJECT NAME
ORGANIZATION
LOCATION
GRANT AMOUNT
Best Buddies Friendship Program ExpansionBest Buddies of CanadaLondon$8,500
Empowering LGBTQ2+ Youth: Safe Spaces, Leadership, Career Skill Development and Financial LiteracyRegional HIV/AIDS ConnectionLondon$7,200
Improving Post-Secondary School Readiness for Students With Learning DisabilitiesLearning Disabilities Association for London RegionLondon$10,000
OLA Financial Literacy for Those Facing BarriersATN Access for Persons With Disabilities Inc.London$24,300
Paths to Prosperity: Building Sustainable SecurityLifespinLondon$49,953
Forest Park Playground DreamForest Park Public School Parents AssociationSt Thomas$10,000