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Celebrating 20 Years!

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The North Norfolk-MacGregor Foundation celebrated 20 years of giving in the municipality of North Norfolk in 2017. 


As of June 2017:

  • Municipality of North Norfolk declared June Foundation month in the municipality
  • At the Annual Celebration on June 14, the new name and logo were launched, North Norfolk Foundation Inc.
  • Three Grants were given in co-operation with Canada 150, a total of $23,000, from June 2016 to June 2017
    • $10,000 to Centennial Park in MacGregor for special playground equipment
    • $10,000 to Manitoba Agriculture Museum for a 150 display in the Centennial building
    • $3,000 to Austin Elementary School for a natural playground feature
  • North Norfolk-MacGregor Foundation Community Education Award (scholarship at MacGregor Collegiate) name was changed to the Vivian McGregor Fund in honour of a great community minded and educational leader, founding foundation board member and chair for many years. Vivian passed away in late 2016. 

Highlights

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Wine and Cheese

Wine and Cheese night was held to celebrate of 20 years for the North Norfolk-MacGregor Foundation, November 17, 2017 at the Austin Community Hall. 

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Grant Giving

The best part of the North Norfolk-MacGregor Foundation is dispersing grants and bursary's so community organizations and citizens.

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The Richardson Pioneer Gala Event

The North Norfolk-MacGregor Foundation presented the Richard Pioneer Gala Event June 10, 2016, featuring Kaitlyn Lawes, Gold Medalist.