Trillium Foundation, Ontario.800-263-2887
Port Colborne Port Colborne (kōl`bərn), town (1991 pop. 18,766), S Ont., Canada, on Lake Erie, at the south end of the Welland Ship Canal. It is an important transshipment center between Montreal and points to the west. Social and Recreation Centre for Senior Citizens. To develop and promote programs for seniors in the community. This will help encourage recreation, reduce isolation and promote healthy activity for seniors in the area. $28,000
Precious Minds Support Services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services . To develop programs, purchase materials and operate the resource and learning centre services to over 400 families with children who have physical and/or learning disabilities in the north Durham region. $138,800
Red Lake Area Emergency Shelter Emergency shelters are places for people to live temporarily when they can't live in their previous residence, similar to homeless shelters. The main difference is that an emergency shelter typically specializes in people fleeing a specific type of situation, such as battered Corporation. To develop a resource and fund-development strategy and attract volunteers, which will support emergency shelter services and address issues of homelessness for men and women in the Red Lake District. $35,000
Phoenix Centre for Children and Families. For the Renfrew County Child Poverty Action Network. To update communication materials, recruit and train speakers and improve program delivery: To promote public awareness of child poverty issues in the community which will increase and create more joint initiatives to support child welfare. $40,400
Sandwich Community Health Centre Inc. To purchase computer equipment that will help the organization manage its information and provide better service to the west Windsor West Windsor is the name of two places in the United States:
Scarborough Women's Centre. To develop and deliver a volunteer program entitled Strengthening Our Scarborough Community: Serving Those Who Serve. This is designed to help women who are moving away from abuse, isolation and poverty. $105,000 over two years.
Sedna Women's Shelter A Women's Shelter is a place of temporary refuge and support for women escaping violent situations, such as rape, and domestic violence. Having the ability to leave a situation of violence is valuable for women who are under attack because such situations frequently involve an & Support Services/Denise House. To repair the building's foundation and purchase paint and equipment for indoor repairs. This will provide a healthy safe centre for clients, volunteers and staff to deliver vital outreach services to abused women in Oshawa. $27,000 over one year.
Sexual Assault/Rape Crisis Centre of Peel. To develop programs, create a fundraising plan and produce communication materials. This will raise awareness and help provide effective crisis- support services to victims and survivors of sexual violence and their families. $182,500 over four years.
Simcoe Community Services. To develop programs, purchase equipment and produce promotional materials. This will help youth with developmental disabilities developmental disabilities (DD),
n.pl the pathologic conditions that have their origin in the embryology and growth and development of an individual. DDs usually appear clinically before 18 years of age. to hone skills and gain the experience needed to make the transition from school to adulthood. $197,600 over four years.
Sioux Lookout Anti-Racism Committee. To develop and implement a five-year plan Five-Year Plan, Soviet economic practice of planning to augment agricultural and industrial output by designated quotas for a limited period of usually five years. , which will improve the organization's ability to attract volunteers and provide anti-racism programming and communications in the community and region. $99,000 over three years.
South London South London (known colloquially as South of the River) is the area of London south of the River Thames. Some neighbourhoods north of the Thames have South London postal codes (SW), but these neighbourhoods are classified as West or Central London. Neighbourhood Resource Centre. To increase outreach, develop school programs, youth-run events and increase attendance at seniors' events. This will reduce isolation for families and youth in the South London community and increase sensitivity to others. $46,000 over one year.
St. George Co-operative Nursery School nursery school, educational institution for children from two to four years of age. It is distinguishable from a day nursery in that it serves children of both working and nonworking parents, rarely receives public funds, and has as its primary objective to promote . To develop communication materials in order to attract and support parent volunteers. This will help them to provide a safe and caring child-care environment that promotes education, school readiness and social and life skills. $2,300 over one year.
Social Planning Council of Kingston and Area: Strategic Alliance Task Force. To support planning, communication and administrative costs administrative costs,
n.pl the overhead expenses incurred in the operation of a dental benefits program, excluding costs of dental services provided. , enabling the strategic alliance of three social service organizations. This will improve efficiency, service delivery and access to information for area residents. $30,100 over one year.
Sudbury Manitoulin Children's Foundation. To conduct a marketing and promotion program, which will increase volunteer and sponsorship recruitment in support of the Send a Kid to Camp program. $35,000 over one year.
Supportive Housing Supportive housing is designed to support individuals, not just socially but with basic life skills. Housing is coupled with social services such as job training, alcohol and drug abuse programs and case management. In Peel. To develop, market, staff and launch an internet coffee cafe staffed and operated by people with mental health disabilities. This will provide employment, promote self esteem and encourage understanding of mental health issues. $131,700 over two years.
Temagami Community Foundation. To cover for staffing and operating costs operating costs npl → gastos mpl operacionales as part of a five-year strategy to create a sustainable endowment fund Noun 1. endowment fund - the capital that provides income for an institution
patrimony - a church endowment
chantry - an endowment for the singing of Masses to cover grants and operating costs. $25,000 over one year.
The Alzheimer Society Sarnia-Lambton. To develop and implement strategic and operational plans, which will help the organization set up and sustain a giving program and continue to offer Important services to the elderly in the community. $88,000 over three years.
The Canadian National Institute for the Blind The Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), founded in 1918, is a volunteer agency and charitable organization dedicated to assisting the integration of the blind and visually-impaired of Canada into mainstream society, to improve their condition, and to prevent , Southwest District c/o The Canadian National Institute for the Blind--Ontario Division. To expand and improve orientation and mobility services in the London area. This will reduce wait times for people with visual impairments, helping them to work and engage in the community unaided more quickly and easily. $20,000 over one year.
The Canadian Red Cross The Canadian Red Cross Society is a Canadian humanitarian charitable organization.
It was established in the fall of 1896 as an affiliate of the British Red Cross Society (then known as the National Society for Aid to the Sick and Wounded in War). Colonel Dr. Society, Windsor-Essex Branch c/o The Canadian Red Cross Society, Ontario Zone. To attract and recruit volunteers, deliver the RespectEd program to schools and extend the reach of the organization's programs to assist more members of the community. $96,900 over three years.
The Children's Foundation of Guelph & Wellington. To conduct an operational review of all current practices. This will establish future targets, strategies, plans, policies, material requirements and funding options, leading to better service provision for the community. $28,800 over one year.
The Gillies Community Centre. To construct a wheelchair ramp A wheelchair ramp is an inclined plane installed in addition to or instead of stairs. Ramps permit wheelchair users, as well as people pushing strollers, carts, or other wheeled objects, to more easily access a building. and build an accessible washroom, which will make the community centre in South Gillies more accessible to people with disabilities. $26,600 over six months.
The Peace of Mind Project c/o Community Living Mississauga. To develop materials and deliver programs that will help caregivers make provisions for family members with developmental disabilities, enabling them to have more independent, safe and secure lives when on their own. $182,900 over three years.
The Social Purchasing Portal--Toronto c/o The Learning Enrichment Foundation. To develop an innovative website and process that brings together purchasers, suppliers and community trainers. This will increase employment for at-risk and hard-to-employ individuals in low-income communities. $225,000 over three years.
Thunder Bay Thunder Bay, city (1991 pop. 113,946), SW Ont., Canada, on Thunder Bay inlet of Lake Superior. The city was created in 1970 by the amalgamation of the twin cities of Fort William and Port Arthur and two adjoining townships. Boys & Girls Club. For mobile skate-park equipment, which will allow the club to provide recreational programming to children aged 4 to 18 years in under-serviced neighbourhoods in the community and region. $31,000 over one year.
Thunder Bay Therapeutic Riding Association. To purchase equipment and horses and upgrade the indoor riding facility, which will improve safety, attract volunteers and allow better therapeutic riding programs to be provided to more people with disabilities in the community. $37,500 over one year.