June 6, 2016
Altona Community Foundation board member Brenda Thiesen presents a $1,800 cheque to Brenda Tiessen-Wiebe, preschool teacher at the Kiddie Sunshine Centre. Funds were used to upgrade smoke/heat detectors.
May 9, 2016
Altona Community Foundation treasurer, John Teichroeb presents a $2,500 cheque to Conley Kehler, business manager of Mennonite Collegiate Institute. Funds were used for new lighting and software at Buhler Hall.
2016 Spring Grants
Successful grant applicants for the 2016 spring granting period were: Big Brothers/Big Sisters (Altona division), Border Lane Shooting Association, Genesis House, The Gardens on Tenth, Altona Elks, Altona Skating Club, Neubergthal Heritage Foundation, Rhineland C.A.R.E., Rhineland Child Care, Blue Sky Opportunities, Gretna Parent Advisory Council and Gretna Arena.