November 1 deadline
Ratified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation
Board of Directors on March 4, 2010
Art of Being Green
two years to hire an executive director who will establish an office and develop
organizational policies and procedures. This will fortify the organization's
leadership role in environmental sustainability throughout Lanark
Brockville & District Multicultural
$14,300 over one year to purchase a portable sound stage for
the annual Multicultural Festival and other events. This will help provide a
quality experience for the community and artists and improve operational
Brockville Riverfest Inc.
to purchase tents that will provide protection from inclement weather for
volunteers as well as electronic equipment during this annual
The Corporation of the Town of Mississippi
$50,000 over one year to upgrade the lighting, sound system
and other equipment at the auditorium of the Almonte Old Town Hall. This will
provide a better-quality concert and theatre experience for the community and
Corporation of the Township of
$63,000 over one year to insulate the roof, replace windows
and make other repairs to the township's hall so it can continue to serve as a
gathering place for community groups.
Corporation of the Township of
$24,500 over one year to increase the involvement of
community members in sports and recreation opportunities by purchasing ice
maintenance and sports equipment and tables and chairs for the Coe Hill
The Corporation of the Village of
$22,000 over one year to purchase supplies and tools for
students to create artwork that will be displayed outdoors throughout the
village as part of the Community in Blooms program.
$19,100 over one
year for a co-ordinator, volunteer expenses and staff training to deliver
epilepsy-education and client-support programs in Prince Edward and Hastings
Every kid in Our Communities - Transportation
Pilot Project c/o Family and Children's Services
$65,000 over one
year for volunteer-drivers' expenses and administration to pilot a
transportation service. This will help reduce isolation and provide improved
access to services for rural residents of North and South Leeds.
Family Support Program c/o Lennox and
Addington Family and Children's Services
$75,000 over eight months
to install a fully accessible play structure on the Lennox and Addington Family
and Children's Services property. This will create opportunities for children of
all abilities to take part in healthy recreation.
$41,300 over one year to hire a staff
member, update the website and purchase equipment. This will solidify
partnerships and help recruit volunteers to provide services and support to
Quinte's Francophone community.
Greater Napanee Gymnastics Club
$46,000 over six months
to purchase materials for a gymnastics pit in the club's new facility. This will
allow programming to expand so 500 or more children and youth participants can
safely learn new skills.
Grenville County Historical Society
$21,500 over one year
to purchase a microfilm scanner, computer and workstation equipment. The updated
technology will enhance the society's efficiency and its ability to share
historical information with the community.
Kingston Community Chaplaincy
$33,700 over one year for a
facilitator, program development and materials. A life-skills program will be
offered to women-and-children family-members of men who are preparing to make
the transition from prison to the community.
Land O'Lakes Curling Club Inc.
$52,000 over one year to
install a new steel roof on the Land O'Lakes Curling Club. This will make the
facility safer and more comfortable so it can be better used for rentals and
Municipality of Centre Hastings
$60,000 over one year to
purchase and install a new steel roof, windows and a
heating-and-air-conditioning system in the Moira Hall. This will allow the
building to continue hosting community meetings and events.
Ontario Forestry Association
$3,300 over six months to
increase access to environmental education for youth by purchasing equipment to
be used in the French Ontario Envirothon competition, which will be held in
Godfrey from May 18 to 20, 2010.
Pathways to Independence
$49,700 to hire a part-time
co-ordinator and fund outings and office expenses. This will allow recreational
and club services to be provided to people with acquired brain injuries in the
Quinte Sail Ability
$25,300 over six months to purchase a
Martin 16 training sailboat. This will help the organization to meet increasing
demand for sailing programs for people with physical or intellectual
Recreation Outreach Centre
$80,400 over two years to hire
an executive director and purchase office equipment and supplies. Stability and
leadership will then be provided to programs for children aged 5 to 18 years and
outreach increased to other organizations in Picton.
Roebuck Educational and Recreational Association
to replace the existing damaged steel roof of the Roebuck Hall. This will ensure
that programs and events can continue to be offered safely and comfortably.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 560 - Kingston
one year to enhance community space at the Legion. The lower roof over the
common areas and washrooms will be renovated and the water-damaged ceiling tiles
and flooring replaced.
Seniors Association Kingston Region
$88,800 over two
years for a facilitator, conferences and transportation. Nine new support groups
will then provide people who survived strokes and their caregivers with a
social surrounding that offers encouragement and rehabilitation education.
Smiths Falls Festivals and Special Events
one year to enhance community festivals and events with the purchase of tents, a
portable public address system and security fencing.
Take Young People Seriously (Almonte)
$136,200 over two
years to improve and increase programs and services for youth in Mississippi
Mills by hiring a full-time outreach worker and a part-time youth services
Town of Bancroft
$35,600 over six months for
a supervisor, instructors and rental costs to offer an expanded waterfront
program. Children and adults will receive swimming and canoeing lessons as part
of the Summer Experience Day Camp Program.
Township of Rideau Lakes
$32,200 over one year to enhance
the use of the community hall in the Ward of South Elmsley by purchasing and
installing essential kitchen equipment, an overhead projector and a drop-down
United Way of Quinte
$21,600 over one year for staff,
equipment and promotions to establish the Quinte Regional Adjustment Centre.
Small groups of laid-off workers who do not qualify for labour adjustment will
be helped with mentorships, skills training and referrals.
Youth Employment Assistance Headquarters Inc.
over three years to develop and implement the Computers for Job Success project,
which will increase skills levels and work opportunities for the unemployed and
underemployed labour force in Leeds Grenville.
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July 1 deadline
Ratified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation Board of Directors on
November 2nd, 2009
Addington Highlands Community Transportation Advisory
Committee c/o Land O'Lakes Community Services
$42,000 over two years
to hire a co-ordinator for a child and youth transportation program. Youth and
families in rural areas surrounding Northbrook will then have transportation to
attend recreation programs, school and appointments.
Cataraqui Archaeological Research
$103,900 over one year to undertake green renovations at
the organization's facility that will improve accessibility, safety and comfort
for staff and volunteers and improve environmental and economic
Civitan Club of Almonte
$100,000 over one year to install an asphalt surface on the
club's parking lot, which will improve safety and access to the community hall
and sports field complex.
Community & Primary Health Care - Lanark,
Leeds and Grenville Branch
$140,000 over one year to purchase and
activate 205 personal response monitoring devices called Lifelines. These tools
will provide security and peace of mind for seniors and others who choose to
Community Living Kingston
over one year to run an after-school respite program for youth aged 14 to 21
years who have intellectual disabilities. The program will focus on providing
opportunities for social interaction, community awareness and skills
Corporation of the Town of
$15,000 over one year to purchase photocopy equipment and
a wireless sound system for residents to use at the library.
Corporation of the Township of
$9,600 to improve health and safety conditions at the
Augusta Township Public Library by adding attic insulation, repairing
eavestroughs and replacing the flooring in the central part of the
Corporation of the Township of North
$11,800 over one year to improve the safety and enhance
the use of the outdoor rink in Plevna by replacing the rink boards.
The History Lives Here Initiative c/o The
Glenwood Cemetery Company
$16,200 over one year for printing and
media costs to promote three heritage-based activities that will showcase the
community of Picton.
K3C Community Counselling
$82,000 over one year for a co-ordinator, equipment and
supplies to enable the organization to develop and test ResolveKingston, a pilot
restorative justice program for Kingston and area.
Lanark Highlands Youth Centre
$72,300 over three years to hire a youth centre supervisor to
enhance programming for rural youth, in particular those between the ages of 11
and 19 years. Community participation, skill development and healthy lifestyles
will be emphasized.
$15,000 to purchase a new energy-efficient gas furnace,
allowing community members and groups, including local youth, to expand the use
of their community centre during the winter months in Napanee.
Marmora and Area Curling
$12,300 over one year to purchase supplies and equipment that
will help to increase community awareness and encourage participation in the
sport of curling.
Moving Here, Staying Here-An Immigration
Attraction & Retention Strategy c/o United Way of Leeds &
$95,100 over 18 months to enable a collaborative of
several local groups to develop a strategy and begin implementing support
systems that will present Leeds Grenville as a welcoming community for all
newcomers, particularly immigrants.
Napanee and District Curling
$15,000 over one year to purchase 64 new granite curling
stones, which will improve access to and participation in the sport of
North Hastings Budgeting Services c/o North
Hastings Community Integration Association
$64,800 over two years
for salaries, administration and equipment to establish a credit counselling and
financial management pilot project for people in Bancroft and surrounding
Quinte Curling Club
one year to insulate the north and south walls of the rink and upgrade exterior
lighting in the club facility in Belleville.
Quinte Vocational Support
$68,000 to install a vertical platform lift in the
organization's new building in Belleville. This will give clients and community
members with physical disabilities full access to its multiple floors and
Quinte Watershed Cleanup
$54,300 over one year to hire a project co-ordinator to develop
and distribute materials. These will educate the community and businesses about
environmental issues and help co-ordinate community events in the Bay of Quinte
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 137 -
$15,000 over one year to restore a leaking roof and replace
the facility's front window with an energy-efficient one. These repairs and
upgrades will increase the building's comfort for members and community users
and help reduce energy costs.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 160 -
$13,200 over one year to replace the air conditioning
unit, eight windows, the fire door and step of the facility. These upgrades will
provide more comfort, cost savings, energy efficiency and a safer environment
for branch and community members.
Scouts Canada, 1st Merrickville Group c/o
Scouts Canada Voyageur Council
$5,600 over one year to purchase 16
new tents that will support the well-developed, year-round outdoor camping trips
offered to local youth as part of the 1st Merrickville Scout program.
$25,200 over one year to upgrade computers and
enhance resources available at the Township of Stirling-Rawdon
Tweed & Area Arts
$54,500 over one year to renovate the Marble Church Arts
Centre with electrical upgrades, new windows and exterior repairs, which will
provide a safer, more comfortable facility for community art
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March 1 deadline
Ratified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation Board of Directors June 25th
Alzheimer Society of
$53,400 over two years to fund a satellite office and a
part-time public education co-ordinator, who will provide access and support
services in the north Frontenac area.
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks
Trenton Wooler Lodge 486
$15,000 over one year to repair the roof of
the Elks Lodge in Trenton, which will improve the safety and comfort of building
users as well as improving energy efficiency.
Brockville Minor Hockey
$15,000 over one year to enhance minor hockey programs
and player development through coach training opportunities.
$10,900 over one
year to purchase a sound system and equipment to stage the Bloomfield Summer
Arts series. New projector lenses, DVDs and related equipment will also be
obtained for the CineFest film presentations at the Regent Theatre in
Community Partners for Success Co-Operative
$15,000 over one year to repair an exterior wall,
install siding, a new door and windows in the organization's Trenton facility,
improving the safety and comfort of parents and children attending programs and
activities at the centre.
Corporation of the Town of
$100,000 over one year toward the construction of a skate
park that will provide accessible recreation opportunities for skaters, boarders
Corporation of the Town of
$78,100 over 4 months to improve opportunities for children
to engage in outdoor play and activities by building three new playground
structures in the Town of Prescott.
Elgin and Area Heritage
$25,000 over one year to repair exterior brick work on the
south wall and begin interior renovations to other areas of the heritage Red
Brick Schoolhouse, which will be used as a small local museum and access centre
for the genealogical society.
The Food Sharing Project
over one year for serving items, products and kitchen appliances necessary to
provide support for a student nutrition program in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox
& Addington schools.
Gleaners Food Bank Quinte
$80,000 over one year to replace the roof on the food bank's
warehouse in Belleville. Renovations will improve the facility's energy
efficiency and comfort.
$11,000 over two years for staff and materials to
collect heritage data. An organizational electronic network will be created with
a linked database, regional maps and interactive website to enhance
communications, partnerships and planning.
Kingston Canadian Film
$40,000 over two years to improve organizational capacity
to run this annual festival by setting up office space and hiring a full-time
Lennox and Addington Seniors Outreach Services
$75,000 over two years to establish a seniors centre in
Napanee, which will offer fitness, social and educational activities, enhancing
the health and social well being of local seniors and reducing social
Let's Read Early Literacy Strategy c/o
$95,400 over two years to strengthen early
literacy and school readiness for children in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox &
Addington by providing books and literacy kits to parents of newborns and
toddlers and installing book nooks in area medical clinics.
Municipality of Hastings
$45,000 over one year to purchase bleachers, sports and
recreation equipment and build a toboggan hill. Expanded facilities and programs
at Logger's Fields in the village of Maynooth will increase fitness and
recreation opportunities to local residents.
Museum of Health Care at
$66,000 over one year to enhance community-based learning
opportunities by undertaking gallery renovations and creating a specialized
children and family's exhibit area.
North Hastings Community
$81,900 over three years to fund a part-time manager and a
portion of rent and transportation costs for the food bank. The project will
increase food access to local low-income North Hastings residents.
$30,000 over 3 months to purchase a new 24-passenger
bus, which will provide efficient transportation to take Kingston-area youth who
are underprivileged or at risk to Outlook Camping's year-round
Pakenham Fiddle and Stepdance Association
$20,100 over eight months to add a post-competition evening
showcase that will celebrate the cultural roots and heritage of fiddling and
step dancing in the Ottawa Valley area.
La Paroisse St-François d'Assise a/s Centre
social et culturel Frontenac
$49,800 over two years for a project
co-ordinator, tools and expenses to produce a virtual museum, a booklet, youth
arts projects and a community event celebrating Francophone heritage in Kingston
Prescott Curling Centre
$44,300 over one year to improve operational efficiencies and
ensure that curling programs continue in this community by replacing the
facility's chiller along with its windows and doors.
Prince Edward County Chamber of Tourism &
$15,000 over one year to install a new entrance at the
Visitor Information Centre in Picton, which will improve access to the facility
by residents and visitors of all abilities.
Prince Edward Fitness & Aquatic Centre
$15,000 over one year to purchase new exercise equipment for
this facility, including three elliptical machines, a treadmill and a rowing
machine. These additions will expand physical fitness opportunities for Prince
Edward County residents.
Quinte Community Learning - Bridging The
$48,000 over one year to provide an after-school and summer
theatre-arts program. Children aged 6 to 12 years from low-income families in
Belleville and Quinte West will benefit by developing skills, confidence and
Rideau Environmental Action
$15,000 over one year to replace windows, add insulation and
make safety upgrades to the Real Deal Store and REAL Centre. These changes will
improve energy efficiency and safety and make the facility more comfortable for
all who use it.
Sidney Community Service Club Charitable
$70,000 over one year to build an outdoor splash pad in
the community of Frankford, offering new opportunities for healthy summer
outdoor activity for local children.
Smiths Falls Community Theatre
$15,000 over one year to purchase a lighting system for
the new Station Theatre. Better lighting will enhance live performances and make
the theatre a more attractive rental venue for other organizations.
Smiths Falls Curling and Squash
$119,300 over one year to improve efficiencies and ensure
continuation of operations by replacing the roof of the club.
Township of Addington
$52,000 over one year to automate the public library's
catalogue of lending materials and provide on-line access to the community. A
new addition and ramp will also be added to the Flinton branch to improve access
and comfort for local patrons.
Voyageur Council - Scouts
$9,000 over one year toward renovating cabins and lodges at
regional Camp Opemikon on Christie Lake. Upgrades will improve energy
efficiency, prevent water damage and improve safety for hundreds who use it in
Westport Arts Council
one year to purchase portable sound equipment and back-drop curtains that will
improve the quality and appearance of performing and literary arts presentations
offered to the community.
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