The Back Kitchen CFFLA Funding

The Back Kitchen is a restaurant on Amherst Island in Loyalist Township. Manager Terry McGinn explains how CFFLA funding was used to purchase an ice cream freezer in 2016 and later a kitchen range. Board Chair Lorna Willis explain how funding was used to make the restaurant accessible.


Greater Napanee Gymnastics Club Funding

Bill Pierson (President) and Angie Herrington (Head Coach) of the Greater Napanee Gymnastics Club describes how the purchase of gymnastics equipment was made possible with funding from the CFFLA. The Gymnastics Club is a not-for-profit organization. Several pieces of equipment were funded including sets of parallel bars and vault boxes.  The amazing athletes that use…


Cloyne Park Gets Microburst Funding

Margaret Axford is the Curator of the Cloyne Pioneer Museum. She describes the importance of CFFL&A funding when a microburst hit the Cloyne area in 2002 toppling trees in this hamlet park that had many 200 year old White Pine trees.  The towering Pines were uprooted necessitating a large clean-up and redevelopment of the park. …


CFFL&A Funding for the Lions Club of Land O’ Lakes

Lions Club of Land O’ Lakes Past President Red Emond describes the importance of CFFL&A funding to fulfilling two important projects for the Lions. The first one which has been completed is the purchase of a 75″ HD TV for use in the community Lions Hall.  The second project is a community garden that hopes…


Accessible Tables at Pine Meadow Nursing Home

Pine Meadow Nursing Home in Northbrook applied for Community Grant funding for the purchase of two accessible tables in the resident dining room.  Each table allows four residents to individually adjust table height and angle, achieving optimal comfort for residents in wheelchairs or those requiring special requirements.  Both residents and staff are grateful for the…

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