2020 Grads recognized in troubled times

In living memory, students graduating from school have never had to face the trauma that has been exacted upon them by the Covid-19 pandemic.  Halted and interrupted classes, switching to online learning, and social isolation have added to normal anxieties for any graduating class.  So we are delighted to see our grads

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Supporting the County during COVID-19

Dear Friends, On behalf of The County Foundation, we are reaching out to you regarding the fast-moving COVID-19 crisis. During this unprecedented time, we recognize that you, your family, friends and colleagues may be overwhelmed by rapidly changing circumstances. We also understand that you may have questions about funding opportunities

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Significant Huff Family Help for Health Care

At a time when our hospitals need them the most, a well known local family has stepped up to help in any way they can. Today, amid the current pandemic, the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation celebrated a significant donation from The Huff Family Fund, a fund managed by

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Scholarships & Bursaries for 2020

Graduating students this year are facing decisions that they, and we, have never before experienced.  Heading to College, to University, or looking into other plans?  Whatever the choice, and despite the lockdown, several Scholarships and/or Bursaries WILL proceed this year, with applications closing on May 30/20. The under-noted awards are available, and

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Neighbourhood Small Grants (NSG) program – postponed

With regret we have postponed the NSG program.  Although a wonderful idea aimed to bring people together, the timing was unfortunately another victim of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are grateful to those who completed applications for these grants and we notified each applicant individually of the postponement around March 21/20.  The notifications

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