Trillium Foundation Ontario.
Durham Regional Crime Stoppers Inc. To purchase audiovisual equipment for the production of crime re-enactments for television. This will help report information that the police may use to solve crimes and provide media-equipment experience to students. $24,200 over one year.
EFAP/North--PAEF Nord (Nipissing District Assessment and Referral Service). To purchase equipment for delivering presentations, promoting services and offering seminars and workshops, and renovate the facility in order to assist more people and improve the health of the community. $23,900 over one year.
Elizabeth Fry Society of Toronto. To upgrade and refurbish the organization's 14-bed residence, which provides transitional housing and support for women who are, or have been, at risk of being in conflict with the law. $100,000 over one year.
Employment Help Centre/Reseau Emploi. To purchase new computer equipment and set up new systems, which will help increase outreach to different ethnocultural groups, agencies and employers and improve services to targeted skilled newcomers. $34,100 over one year.
Encore Seniors' Education Centre. To attract and train volunteers for seniors programs in the Alexandria area and establish similar activities in the Winchester-Morrisburg area. This will help seniors remain active, healthy and connected to their community. $42,000 over two years.
Epilepsy (Ontario) Simcoe County. To develop programs and plans, conduct needs assessments and produce communication materials. This will help raise awareness, improve services and increase opportunities for people with epilepsy in the community. $61,500 over two years.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Treatment and Education Centre Inc. To renovate office space and create a private counselling area, offices and a computerized learning centre. This will improve support services, training, awareness and prevention of fetal alcohol syndrome in the Belleville area. $25,000
Filipino-Canadian Autism Parent Support Group. To purchase equipment and instruments, develop cultural and recreational activities, enabling this group to provide a special musical program and sports and recreational activities for autistic children and their families in Peel. $43,000 over two years.
FM-CFS Canada. For educational materials, increased outreach and support to individuals suffering from fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. This will help increase professional and public awareness of these illnesses in the Ottawa region. $40,000 over one year.
Youth Initiative in Toronto. To enhance programming to better meet the needs of youth in the Keele-Eglinton neighbourhood and develop a mentorship project that links youth-led agencies with organizations seeking to engage and involve youth in Toronto. $181,600 over three years.
Fort Frances Volunteer Bureau. To develop and implement a strategic plan, which will increase the organization's ability to attract volunteers and grow and diversify its revenue base so it can better provide volunteer programs and services to the community. $37,000 over one year.
Garden River First Nation. To operate a sports and leisure program, which will offer healthy-living programs and high-impact physical activities to this first nation community, as well as mentoring opportunities for at-risk youth. $75,000 over three years.
Georgian Handi-Van Association. To help purchase a new, fully-accessible van, enabling this Meaford organization to continue to offer barrier-free transportation to more than 300 registered users with disabilities in the community. $25,000
Gleaners Food Bank Quinte Inc. To improve food donation and distribution and the organizational development of the food bank to better serve over 7,000 families each year in Belleville and the Quinte region. $75,100 over three years.
Good Shepherd Refuge Social Ministries. To purchase two one-ton cube vans that will be used to transport donations of food and clothing for use by members of the Toronto community who are homeless. $92,600 over one year.
Guelph Ringette Association. To purchase equipment and assess material needs for the future. This will support the development of the sport of ringette in the community and encourage healthy physical activity for children. $15,000 over one year.
Guelph Services for the Autistic. To organize and conduct a one-day conference on creative ways to support adults in the community who are vulnerable due to cognitive and sensory impairments, physical and mental health disabilities, aging and other challenges. $10,200 over six months.
Habitat for Humanity Sarnia Lambton. To promote and open a full-time ReStore in Sarnia, where donated building materials will be recycled and offered at reduced cost to low-income residents in the community, helping to build decent affordable housing. $53,000 over one year.
Haldimand-Norfolk Work Group of Simcoe--Abel Enterprises. To design and build school desks for children with physical disabilities. This will increase employment for clients with mental health disabilities and provide a needed product to area schools. $40,000 over one year.
Hamilton Youth Drug Diversion Program c/o John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington and Area. To develop a comprehensive multi-step plan to reduce drag use among youth in Hamilton, using prevention, enforcement and intervention strategies. $59,800 over three years.
Health Equity and Diversity Planning Group c/o Chinese Canadian National Council. To produce materials and organize a 200-plus person conference about providing holistic, accessible and equitable health care and services to marginalized and racially--diverse communities in the city of Toronto. $70,000 over two years.
Hunt Club/Riverside Community Services Centre. To expand youth-focused programs, aimed at those who traditionally do not participate. Constructive and healthy activity for young people aged 10 to 18 years will be promoted, reducing vagrancy and vandalism in the community. $82,400 over three years.
Huronia Communities Foundation--La Fondation communautaire de la Huronie. To purchase computer equipment, produce communication materials and develop fundraising strategies. This will increase funding to agencies, develop community partnerships and improve benefits to Midland-area residents. $139,000 over three years.
Huronia Hearing Impaired. To assess needs, conduct outreach and deliver workshops in Simcoe County. This will provide education for and about people with hearing loss and improve their access to programs and services in the community. $54,000 over one year.
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