2015 Grant Recipients

2015 Grant Recipients
July 7, 2016 stratford.perth.admin

2015 Grant Recipients

  1. Advanced Coronary Treatment Foundation $3,500 
    Provide CPR & AED programs for local secondary schools
    Ideal Supply Community Fund
    Larkworthy Family Fund 
  2. Avon Trail $1,000
    Construct a boardwalk over swampy ground on the Avon Trail
    Mansbridge Environment Fund
    Judy Reibling Fund 
  3. Brodhagen & District Chamber of Commerce $5,000
    Install a generator for the Brodhagen community centre
    Smart & Caring Community Fund  
  4. Friends of the St. Marys Museum $1,500
    Enhancements to the Seniors Outreach Program
    Annie and Isabelle Chesterfield Fund 
  5. Gallery Stratford $5,400
    Cross-cultural art program for English as Second Language students
    Keith and Frances Culliton Family Fund
    Hachborn-Courtnage Fund for the Arts
    Ideal Supply Community Fund
    Jim and Laurel Laughton Family Fund 

  6. Huron-Perth Centre for Children & Youth $5,000
    Youth suicide prevention program
    Brain & Mind Matters Commuity Fund (Grant matched by the Cowan Foundation)
  7. Junior Achievement London & District $2,500
    Increased availability of financial literacy programs in Perth County
    Frank and Edda Lang Family Fund
    Maranger Family Fund 
  8. Little Falls Public School $4,500
    Promote student learning through hands-on experiences in nature
    Annie and Isabelle Chesterfield Fund 
  9. Milverton Agricultural Society $5,000
    Purchase and install a tube heater at the Milverton Agricultural Centre
    International Plowing Match Fund (2005) 
  10. Milverton Public School $2,000
    Assist with Phase 2 of multidimensional playground
    Smart & Caring Community Fund  
  11. Municipality of North Perth $4,500
    Support for the rehabilitation of the Memorial Park pond
    Carnegie Family Fund
    Meulensteen Tire Environment Fund 

  12. North Perth Community of Character $2,500
    Encourage citizens to live, work and play with character attributes
    Smart & Caring Community Fund
  13. One Care Home and Community Support Services $2,000
    Enhanced training for volunteer Meals On Wheels drivers
    Larkworthy Family Fund
  14. Optimism Place $2,200
    Extend services that assist clients to reconnect with the community
    Judi Hemmingway Memorial Fund
    Melanson Family Fund 
  15. Romeo Public School $7,000
    Support the design, purchase and installation of a community playground
    Culliton Fund
    Smart & Caring Community Fund  
  16. Shelterlink $1,700
    Mattress, appliance & computer upgrades for the youth shelter
    Mathieson Family Fund
  17. St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation $17,500
    Development of the Parkwood Planning and Pacing mobile app.
    Brain & Mind Matters Commuity Fund (Grant matched by the Cowan Foundation) 
  18. St. Marys Community Players $5,000
    Upgrades to the flooring of the St. Marys Town Hall Theatre
    Annie and Isabelle Chesterfield Fund 
  19. St. Marys Ringette Association $4,000
    Assist families with financial barriers to access Learn to Skate programs
    George and Edna Hislop Family Fund
    Melanson Family Fund 
  20. Stratford House of Blessing $3,500
    Purchase a larger freezer to support the Food Bank
    John and Colleen MacDonald Family Fund 
  21. Stratford Public Library Foundation $5,000
    Replacement of PLOW van to allow library access to all
    The Reading Fund Melanson Family Fund 
  22. Stratford Youth Centre $2,500
    Construction costs for repairs to the Youth Centre’s kitchen and common room area
    Melanson Family Fund 
  23. Stratford-Perth Humane Society $5,000
    Support for the construction of a new Animal Welfare Centre in Stratford
    Smart & Caring Community Fund  
  24. Upper Thames River Conservation Authority $5,257
    Support tree plantings to provide environmental protection within UTRCA
    Donald McTavish Conservation Fund 
  25. Victorian Order of Nurses $500
    Provide advanced wound-care education for VON staff
    Irene McKennitt Fund for Nursing Excellence 
  26. Wellspring Stratford Cancer Support Centre $500
    Provide volunteer training to support clients impacted by cancer
    Irene McKennitt Fund for Nursing Excellence 
  27. YMCA for Stratford-Perth $1,000
    Support for Youth Leadership Development Project
    McGratten Children’s Fund
  28. North Perth Community Hospice $600
    Sid and Margaret Henry Fund
  29. House of Blessing $2,500
    Sports Bursary Program
    Stratford Sports Fund for Kids 
  30. North Perth Public Library $650
    North Perth Public Library Fund 
  31. Salvation Army North Perth $4,000 
    Sports Bursary Program
    North Perth Sports for Kids Fund 
  32. Salvation Army Stratford $1,000 
    Hockey Bursary Program
    John Mavity Hockey Legacy Fund 
  33. Stratford Perth Community Foundation $1,000
    Tim MacDonald, Founding Chair, Operating Endowment Fund
  34. Stratford Central Secondary School
    Peter Donaldson Memorial Fund $1,500
    Ian Garner Scholarship Fund $500 
  35. Stratford Northwestern Secondary School 
    Peter and Lisa Hyde Family Fund $350
    Scott Diamond Legacy Fund $500
    Gordon and Elaine Steed Family Fund $750

  36. St. Michael Secondary School
    Peter and Lisa Hyde Family Fund $350 
  37. Listowel District Secondary School
    Ray Walter Memorial Scholarship Fund $2,000 
  38. Family Services Perth-Huron $500
  39. Stratford General Hospital Foundation 
    Anonymous $1,000
    Strickland Community Fund $5,000
  40. Stratford Perth Community Foundation $1,000
  41. United Way Perth-Huron $1,000
  42. Community Living $200