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2017 Fall Grant – Rhineland C.A.R.E.

Altona Community Foundation board member Bill Penner presents a cheque for $5,750 to Ann Kroeker of Rhineland C.A.R.E. The van is used to transport mobile challenged persons to medical appointments and other outings.

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2017 Fall Grant – Altona Library

Altona Community Foundation vice president Chris Sumner presents a cheque to head librarian Cathy Ching of the South Central Regional Library. Funds were used to purchase a new desk at the Altona Library.

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2018 YIP Grant

On behalf of the W.C. Miller Youth in Philanthropy group, Altona Community Foundation board member Keith Stoesz presents a cheque for $200 to Angelika Stoesz of the Rhineland Area Food Bank. Funds were used for a gate.

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2018 YIP Grant

On behalf of the W.C. Miller Youth in Philanthropy group, Altona Community Foundation vice president Chris Sumner presents a cheque for $950 to Marty Falk from The Station – Youth for Christ. Funds were used to purchase camera equipment.

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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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