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Oakville Community Foundations partners with Donovan Bailey for Pass the Baton Canada

We’re proud to be a partner in the Donovan Bailey Pass the Baton Canada campaign to fundraise for youth charities and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Donovan Bailey’s 100M Olympic gold medal on July 27, 1996, and the Men’s Gold in the 4x100M Olympic Relay on August 3, 1996, in Atlanta.

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Oakville Community Foundation partners with Donovan Bailey for Pass the Baton Canada

The Oakville Community Foundation is proud to be a partner in the Donovan Bailey Pass the Baton Canada campaign to fundraise for youth charities and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Donovan Bailey’s 100M Olympic gold medal on July 27, 1996, and the Men’s Gold in the 4x100M Olympic Relay on August 3, 1996, in Atlanta. […]

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NEW Donovan Bailey Sports Excellence Scholarship now available on The Awards Hub!

Attention Oakville high school students! The Community Education Awards Hub is now home to the Donovan Bailey Sports Excellence Scholarship, an annual scholarship awarded to an elite athlete competing in any Olympic sport (including Paralympic and Special Olympics). Donovan Bailey graduated from Queen Elizabeth Park High School here in Oakville, where he ran his first […]

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#WeekendReads – The Health of the Charitable Sector: Imagine Canada

Welcome back to the #WeekendReads series! Every Friday the Oakville Community Foundation will be sharing reports, data and information to help you stay informed when it comes to the community, the charitable sector and more. Click here for previous installments. Imagine Canada is a national charitable organization that provides charities and non-profit organizations with resources, […]

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