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Combating Hate, Advancing Inclusion in Oakville

The Oakville Community Foundation (The Foundation) is excited to be part of Combating Hate, Advancing Inclusion. A National initiative of the Michaëlle Jean Foundation,  the Vancouver Foundation and the Silk Road Institute launched a Canada-wide ...

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“Sense of Belonging” Survey asks “How do you belong in Oakville?”

The Oakville Community Foundation launches the Sense of Belonging Survey on May 23, 2017 in partnership with the Town of Oakville and the YMCA of Oakville. This quick and easy survey’s goal is to understand how citizens ...

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The Oakville Community Foundation Announces Granting for Community Fund for Canada’s 150th   Oakville

Last week, we shared exciting news regarding 11 new projects in the Town of Oakville that are part of commemorating Canada’s 150th anniversary.

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A Community Discussion on Truth and Reconciliation in Oakville

Members of the community are invited to attend a Community Discussion on Truth and Reconciliation in Oakville on Monday, February 13, 2017 at MacLachlan College on Trafalgar Road.

Oakville Community Foundations Report

Creating Vital Solutions – Building Foundations across Oakville

This October 18, 2016 at Cinemas on Speers Road, the Oakville Community Foundation, its community partners and sponsors presented eager spectators with their 2016 Creating Vital Solutions – Building Foundations Across Oakville report.

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Oakville Community Foundation is NOW Accepting Grant Applications

The Oakville Community Foundation has once again started accepting applications for their popular Vital Community Fund (formerly called Community Fund). Applications will be accepted until February 5th at 11:59 pm.

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Giving Season – the emotional benefits and more

Mahatma Gandhi once said that “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” Giving Tuesday, today, December 1st, is all about this – the essence of giving back, ...

Oakville’s Vital Signs – shedding the light on the Oakville community

Oakville Vital Signs® is an illustrative and informative summary of the issue areas affecting Oakville’s community vitality. The project is intended as an essential checkup that will assess the changing social landscape in Oakville, and ...

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Your ‘20/20 Vision’ for the next 20 years!

The Oakville Community Foundation (The Foundation) is celebrating 20 years in supporting charities in the Oakville and surrounding communities and we’re excited to give YOU an opportunity to help us find that next ‘Great Idea’ ...