Category Archives: Grants

2018 YIP Grant

On behalf of the W.C. Miller Youth in Philanthropy group, Altona Community Foundation board member Loren Braul presents a grant cheque for $600 to Ruth Reimer from Katie Cares. The grant was used to purchase new alarm clocks for rooms in Katie’s Cottage. The clocks are user friendly, allowing guests to set the alarm with […]

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2018 YIP Grant

On behalf of the W.C. Miller Youth in Philanthropy group, Altona Community Foundation president Bill Penner presents a grant cheque for $950 to Ron Epp and Aquatic Centre staff. The grant was used to purchase a hoyer lift at the Aquatic Centre to assist disabled persons into the pool.

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2017 Fall Grant – Altona Library

Altona Community Foundation vice president Chris Sumner, along with library staff and other organizationsĀ that supportedĀ the desk/renovation project at the Altona branch of the South Central Regional Library.

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2016 Fall Grant – Bergthal School

Altona Community Foundation board member Scott Penner presents a cheque for $3,500 to Joe Braun of the Bergthal School Project. Funds were used for finishing costs at the school. The school is being developed as an interpretive centre/museum depicting the history of education in the West Reserve.

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2017 Spring Grant – Rhineland Child Care

Altona Community Foundation board member Loren Braul presents a cheque for $582.60 to the Rhineland Child Care. Funds were used for window coverings.

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2016 Fall Grant – Altona Minor Hockey

Altona Community Foundation board member Brad Derksen presents a cheque for $2,000 to Jason Pilkington of Altona Minor Hockey. Funds were used for jerseys to help keep hockey an affordable sport.

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2017 Spring Grant – Gretna Prairie Centre

Altona Community Foundation board member Loren Braul presents a $500 cheque to Susie Fisher of the Gretna Prairie Centre. Funds were used for toilet upgrades at the Centre.

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2016 Spring Grant – Altona Skating Club

Altona Community Foundation board member Loren Braul presents a $1,636 cheque to Eva Peters of the Altona Skating Club. Funds were used for a skating harness.

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2017 Spring Grant – Neubergthal Heritage

Altona Community Foundation board member Brenda Thiesen presents a $2,000 cheque to Ray Hamm of the Neubergthal Heritage Foundation. The money was used to build washrooms at the heritage site.

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2017 Spring Grant – Town of Altona

Altona Community Foundation board member Chris Sumner presents a $2,500 cheque to Ron Epp, Town of Altona. The money was used for Canada 150 celebrations.

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