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Support the Donovan Bailey Sports Excellence Scholarship

In recognition of the 25th anniversary of his accomplishments, the Donovan Bailey Sports Excellence Scholarship has been created to recognize a high-performance athlete who upholds the values of good sportsmanship and fair play in any Olympic or Special Olympic sport.

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Making Local Education Even Better

Community Classroom brings arts, culture, heritage and environmental programs to Oakville’s publicly funded elementary students free of charge.

New 2021 Programming Now Available.

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The Oakville Community Foundation

At The Oakville Community Foundation, we believe that the future strength and prosperity of our community starts with long-term investments made today. Our job is to keep an eye on our community’s needs and put resources where they are needed.

As a community foundation, we understand Oakville – from the local issues and needs to the agencies doing the best work to address these issues, to the people and organizations who are teaming up to make change possible.

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Oakville Resiliency Report Update: Physical Health

The Oakville Resiliency Report is timestamped in September 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic is not over. Welcome to the fourth installment of our #WeekendReads series! Join us every Friday as we build on information shared in the report and share new information that is now available. Click here for previous installments. Sources can be found […]

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The Louise Mary Whiten Memorial Fund

On December 3, 2020, Louise Mary Whiten, a wife and mother, and her dog Zack were both struck and killed by an impaired driver on their daily walk around the neighbourhood. Louise and her family had just moved to Oakville after finding their dream home and were excited about living in their new community. Louise […]

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How will you measure your time during the pandemic?

As part of my address during the Rotary Clubs of Oakville Paul Harris Award ceremony in January I asked this question rhetorically. I have been asked a number of times to share these comments so I will do my best to provide a synopsis below. The notes from my address: I want to close by […]

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Ways to give

We work to find solutions to make community philanthropy accessible and meaningful