November 1 deadline
Ratified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation Board
of Directors on March 3, 2011
Adolphustown-South Fredericksburgh Heritage
$9,500 over one year to assist with the design and printing
costs of a book about 64 local historical community members commemorated in
mid-1800's frieze tiles at a local church. This project has the opportunity to
teach children and youth about their ancestors and local history.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Leeds and
$127,600 over two years to increase access to mentoring
support services for children and youth in North Grenville by hiring a
caseworker, opening a new satellite office in Kemptville and holding a three-day
fundraising Ribfest festival.
Boys and Girls Club of Kingston & Area , as
lead organization on this collaborative
$150,000 over one year to
install an elevator and platform lifts to enable barrier-free access to
participants, community members and staff of the various programs offered
throughout the Robert Meek building in Kingston.
Centre for Sustainable Watersheds, as lead
organization on this collaborative
$24,900 over one year to provide
partial funding toward the salary of a project coordinator position, and cover
communications materials and mileage to oversee and implement the Gananoque
River Watershed Stewardship Project (GRWSP) for 2011.
Children's Mental Health Services (Serving
Children and Families in Hastings and Prince Edward
$75,000 over one year to support the development of the
Building Positive Horizons Foundation. This stand-alone entity is dedicated to
increasing the number of children, youth and families receiving assistance to
deal with mental health issues and to reducing the stigma associated with those
Hastings County Historical
$34,500 over one year to purchase portable shelving to
display historical artifacts on the main and lower floors of the building. This
upgrade will provide a more convenient viewing opportunity to the visitors and
volunteers of the society.
Hospice Prince Edward
one year to enhance services through program expansion, volunteer recruitment
and relationship building in the community. This will support the growth of the
organization in the community.
Kingston Community Health Centres, as lead
organization on this collaborative
$63,300 over one year to pilot a
consolidated housing and eviction prevention service delivery model in Greater
Napanee and rural areas of Lennox and Addington.
Leeds and the 1000 Islands Historical
$43,600 over one year to increase the Society's capacity to
make the township's heritage collections accessible to the community, by
supporting the consolidation of the archives at the Springfield House and Escott
Town Hall and making the archive catalogue available via a searchable
Municipality of Marmora and Lake
$66,800 over one year
to provide accessible upgrades to the curling rink, allowing all community
members barrier-free access to services and events held within the facility.
Napanee and District Curling Club
$32,000 over one year
to provide funds to renovate the kitchen and bar area, making the space more
functional thus increasing the health and safety of the volunteers while
delivering a valuable service to community members.
Northern Frontenac Community Services
$87,400 over two years to hire a part-time project
coordinator to enhance and develop programs for 975 marginalized children and
youth, ages 5 to 19, living in the townships of North and Central Frontenac.
Partners in Mission Food Bank, as lead organization on this
$32,000 over two years to contribute partial funding
toward the salary of a coordinator for Loving Spoonful, a food justice
organization located in Kingston, to oversee and integrate three programs and
increase the organization's capacity to become self-sustaining.
Perth and District Food Bank and Friendship
$140,000 over one year to renovate the new permanent
location to make it accessible and to increase the scope of community
programming. A community kitchen will be installed, supporting the Food Bank's
transition into a regional food centre, broadening programs to include growing,
preparing and preserving healthy foods for residents of Perth and the
Quinte Search and Rescue
$70,000 over one year to
replace the current search and rescue vessel with a new technologically
up-to-date one. This will enable the volunteers to provide safer and more
efficient service to those in need while on the water.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 137 - Lt Col Harry Babcock,
$96,800 over one year to revitalize the aging hall through
a variety of interior and exterior renovations. These improvements will provide
a more comfortable and inviting facility for community members to gather.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 160 - Wellington
over one year to renovate the washrooms in order to make the hall a more
functional space for community members to gather.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 581 - Coe Hill
one year to renovate the facility, creating a barrier-free hall for all
community members to convene at social and recreational gatherings.
Snow Road Snowmobile Club
$60,000 over one year to
install a ramp and an addition to the clubhouse, which will increase
accessibility and improve the capacity to host events in the community of Snow
Road and surrounding areas.
St. Lawrence Shakespeare Theatrical
$28,000 over one
year to hire a full-time volunteer coordinator to increase opportunities for
volunteers in the community of Prescott to participate in the St. Lawrence
Township of Augusta
$25,800 over one year to help
increase physical activity for children by replacing a 20-year-old play
structure with a new installation accessible to children with wheelchair
mobility in the community of North Augusta.
Township of Frontenac Islands
$4,000 over six months to
do a feasibility study for converting the Howe Island School House into a
community activity space available for use by local residents.
Township of Stirling-Rawdon
$30,000 over one year to
increase social and recreational opportunities for youth ages 12 to 18 by
developing and implementing programs at the new youth centre after school and on
Victim Services of Hastings, Prince Edward, Lennox & Addington
$97,400 over three years to fund the development of a
unique program called Domestic Violence Emergency Response System (DVERS), which
offers tangible and emotional support to victims of domestic violence in the
Hastings, Lennox and Addington and Prince Edward counties.
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July 1 deadlineRatified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation Board of Directors on October
Art Gallery of Bancroft Inc.
over one year to provide administrative and program support for the Street Art
Project for Grades 7 and 8 students to explore the unique history of seven
Bancroft street names through written assignments and visual arts
Bellrock Community Hall Association
$67,000 over one year to renovate and enhance the
Bellrock Community Hall, which will increase social and recreational
opportunities for residents, with a strong focus on youth.
Boys and Girls Club of Kingston &
$69,900 over one year to purchase a specialized play structure
to provide safer, unstructured outdoor recreational opportunities for young
members of the Boys and Girls Club in Kingston.
Brockville Country Club
one year to purchase an air conditioning system for the Granite Room, upgrading
the existing curling rink to year-round use. This will help sustain the club's
operations by retaining members, attracting new ones and creating rental
Centre for Sustainable
$16,300 over one year to develop and implement two
60-minute, hands-on water leaders workshops to increase awareness of and
participation in water conservation for 300 students in six secondary schools in
Leeds and Grenville, Lanark, Frontenac and Hastings counties.
Community Living Prince
$12,500 over one year to purchase and install computers and
Internet capabilities in 12 area group homes. This will increase opportunities
for residents to communicate with family members and allow staff to use
up-to-date reporting tools.
Consecon Masonic Lodge
one year to purchase and install a new gas heating system for the lodge. This
will reduce its heating costs and provide a more comfortable facility for all
who use it.
Domino Theatre Incorporated
over one year to purchase and install a 96-unit theatre lighting system for
Domino Theatre's new home in Kingston. Better lighting will enhance the audience
Friends of the Trail Inc.
over one year to provide enhancements and upgrades to parts of the Lower Trent
Trail in Frankfurt, providing community members and visitors with recreational
Kingston Frontenac Public Library
$46,900 over one year to purchase library furniture and
computer equipment to refurbish the Storrington and Wolfe Island Public Library
branches, increasing technological services for local and surrounding community
Kingston Rowing Club / Aviron Kingston, as lead
organization on this collaborative
$110,600 over two years to make
the club manager's position full-time, provide equipment to enhance the youth
program and strengthen the sustainability of the new Limestone City Dragon Boat
Club programs through participant recruitment.
Lanark Health and Community Services, as lead
organization on this collaborative
$62,500 over two years to improve
physical activity programs targeted to older adults and to enhance training and
support to leaders and volunteer fitness and program instructors through a
collaborative partnership in rural north Lanark.
Lanark Health and Community
$19,100 over one year to offer a summer camp and literacy
programs, train and certify one volunteer and two staff instructors and expand
the teaching schedule. Providing unique equine experiences will promote learning
opportunities and enhance the lives of people with special needs or those at
$13,000 over one year to level and repair the floor and
replace exterior doors and wooden windows in the old Craft Hall, a facility
vital to the ongoing operation of the Middleville Agricultural Society, a
Mississippi Valley Textile
$4,500 over one year to install monitored security alarm,
fire safety and water infiltration warning systems for the protection of the
building and the artifacts and to ensure the safety of visitors, volunteers and
staff at this Almonte museum.
Municipality of Tweed
one year to purchase library furniture, computer equipment and general library
equipment to enhance the new library space and services in Tweed by providing
age- and ability- appropriate materials to community members.
North Hastings Community Integration Association,
as lead organization on this collaborative
$131,200 over two years
to hire a full-time youth coordinator to strengthen and expand the capacity of
the Celebrate Youth Movement and Youth in Action projects, leading to the
development and sustainability of an incorporated youth-driven
Quinte Access Transportation Non-Profit
$61,800 over one year to improve transportation services
by purchasing scheduling and mapping equipment, training staff and volunteers
and enhancing the corporation's website to increase barrier-free access to rural
residents in Hastings County.
Rideau Lakes Flying Club Inc.
over one year to raise the existing Rideau Lakes Flying Club office building in
order to build a permanent, ground-level, concrete-slab foundation, making the
building safer, more energy efficient and accessible for visitors, volunteers
and the community year-round.
Softball Napanee Association Inc., as lead
organization on this collaborative
$78,100 over one year to renovate
existing players' benches, build dugouts and a ground level pavilion with a
roof. This will provide protection from the sun and stray balls for the
spectators and ensure a more comfortable experience for players.
Spencerville Mill Foundation
over one year to make structural, drainage and masonry improvements to
Spencerville Mill, further reinforcing and enhancing this heritage building. Two
staircases to the second floor will increase the overall display area by 50 per
STAY - Successful Transitional Avenues for
$85,000 over two years to hire a full-time executive director
to provide support services and housing programs for marginalized youth aged 16
to 24 in Lanark County.
The Regional Hospice of Quinte
$74,200 over two years to hire a program coordinator and
purchase office equipment to enhance programs offered to terminally ill patients
and their caregivers in the Belleville and Quinte West area and to provide
up-to-date volunteer training and maintenance strategies.
Town of Carleton Place
one year to create a permanent, publicly accessible labyrinth on the grounds of
the Victoria School Museum for residents of all ages and abilities.
Township of Drummond-North
$14,900 over one year to purchase two new shelving units,
study tables and a circulation desk counter top to increase accessibility,
provide more working space and improve overall service for users of all ages at
the Perth and District Union Public Library.
Township of North Grenville
over one year to purchase assistive technology aids for accessibility, French
materials, equipment and materials for community learning and security. This
will further the library's goal to provide fully accessible services to all
Township of Rideau Lakes
one year to purchase lower shelving and accessible tables and chairs for a
reading nook and the children's area at the Delta branch, and accessible seating
for reading nooks in the Portland, Newboro and Elgin branches of the Township of
Rideau Lakes Library System.
Young Imaginations - A creative Arts
$58,400 over two years to provide a unique opportunity for
more than 500 students in Hastings, Prince Edward and Frontenac counties to
participate in art and drama activities while learning about Canada's rich
history with a special focus on the War of 1812.
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March 1 deadline
Ratified by the Ontario Trillium Foundation Board of Directors on
June 28, 2010
Ontario - Kingston Chapter
$68,600 over three years to enhance the
capacity of the Kingston Chapter to become a hub for social, recreational and
family support services for people with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) and
their families living in Frontenac County.
Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks Picton
$15,000 over one year to provide barrier-free access
within the hall and increase the size of the space available for community
events and gatherings.
Brain Injury Association Quinte
$12,400 over one year to increase safety and accessibility
for participants through renovating the washroom and installing carpeting and
Carleton Place Canoe Club
over one year to provide greater opportunities for people of all ages and
abilities from the Town of Carleton Place and surrounding communities to
participate in the sports of canoeing, kayaking and dragonboating.
Central Volunteer Bureau
over two years to expand current volunteer and information services to
not-for-profit organizations in underserviced areas in Hastings and Prince
Community Living North
$141,400 over three years to build and integrate a new
software system that will improve the capacity of this agency to manage its
client, staff, volunteer and organizational resources with improved impact and
Elgin and Area Heritage
$26,300 over one year to improve community access to the
heritage designated Red Brick School, located in Elgin, by contributing to the
ongoing revitalization of the structure.
Equine Assisted Living and
$51,700 over two years to hire a part-time executive
director to create and implement a three-year strategic plan, hire a CanTRA
(Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association) certified instructor and create and
distribute marketing materials to increase awareness of this North Hastings'
Gateway Community Health
$62,600 over three years to increase academic success for
youth at risk through opportunities to learn instrumental jazz music in
Kingston Community Health Centres
three years to strengthen and build the senior-run Intergenerational Program
that aims, through a variety of weekly activities, to promote respect and the
sharing of skills, wisdom and fun among different generations of people living
in North Kingston.
Kingston Striders Speed Skating Club
$20,000 over one year to improve the Club's capacity to deliver
a quality speed skating experience to people of all ages and abilities in the
Martha's Table Community
$13,100 over one year to purchase and install a replacement
walk-in refrigerator in order to maintain safer, efficient food services geared
to low-income and high-risk community members in Kingston.
Municipality of Centre
$15,000 over one year to provide a barrier-free entrance to
the library and specialized equipment for community members in Centre
Municipality of Hastings
$15,000 over one year to increase the capacity to deliver
library services in Hastings Highlands communities by purchasing shelving, books
and a study table and chairs.
North Grenville Accessible
$76,500 over one year to assist with the replacement
of a bus that will allow this organization to continue providing accessible and
affordable transportation to the citizens of North Grenville and surrounding
REGENT THEATRE FOUNDATION
over one year to revitalize Picton's Regent Theatre and increase attendance by
providing local community members and tourists with a safer, barrier-free access
to the building.
Township of Leeds and the Thousand
$14,700 over one year to maximize the traffic flow and
comfort of students and lifelong learners using the Seeley's Bay library branch
by providing increased and improved spaces for reading, studying, tutoring and
Wellington Auxiliary Rescue
$13,900 over one year to purchase safety and
presentation equipment, increasing safety measures and opportunities for boaters
Westport Arts Council
$2,700 over one
year to improve the quality of performances, help attract quality and varied
talent and ultimately enhance the audience experience with the purchase of new
portable sound, lighting and stage equipment.
Youth Action Kommittee of Perth and District -
$68,100 over three years to hire a full-time applied arts
coordinator to develop and implement a new program that will increase
opportunities for community youth, especially marginalized youth at risk, to
develop life and work skills through creative experiences and achieve a greater
sense of purpose and personal direction.
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