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The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation



The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation improves the quality of life in Kitchener-Waterloo and area, now and for generations to come, by building community endowment, addressing needs through grantmaking, and providing leadership on key community issues.

Web Address

www.kwcf.ca/

Social Media Links

Twitter - @thekwcf

Recent News from Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation


Recruiter crawfordconnect Finds CEO for Canadian Community Foundation
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

Established in 1984, the Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation is a leading independent public charitable foundation that...more

crawfordconnect Leading Foundation CEO Search
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

April 2, 2017 – Executive search firm crawfordconnect has been retained by The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation in Ontario to lead...more

Local council provides grants to help with resettlement of Syrian refugees
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation collected these funds ... We believe that the support and the grants that we are able to...more

Waterloo Region artists invited to enter CIGI Community Art Contest with $17400 in prizes
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

“CIGI is especially pleased to partner with the Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation and the Musagetes Fund to support artistic...more

Market Vendors to Get Relief Fund for Insurance and Inventory Losses
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

Market vendors who have applied for the St Jacobs Farmer's Market Vendor Relief Fund Phase 2 will already learn the amount of funding they will get. The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation...more

Relief fund established for displaced market vendors
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

A number of partners have rallied together to create a relief fund at the Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation. CEO Rosemary Smith tells 570...more

NEWS MEDIA ADVISORY - SAVE THE DATE!
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Pizza Nova invites you to help raise some dough for The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation. On Tuesday, May 10 th, Pizza Nova will host their 12 th Annual That's Amore Pizza for Kids...more

Local Community Foundations Win Excellence in Communications Award Four Years ...
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

Waterloo - The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation along with the Cambridge & North Dumfries Community Foundation have once again been named silver award winners for excellence in...more

Local Community Foundation's assets reach milestone
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

Waterloo – The roots of The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation reach as far back as the 1930's. That's when the original trust from the estate of Henry Knell was created and...more

Local community foundation grants $1.8 million
Foundation: Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation

WATERLOO - The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation awarded over $1.8 million in grants during 2010 to support non profit and charitable ...See all stories on this topic...more



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