Interlake Community Foundation

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Interlake Community Foundation

Box 1575
Stonewall, MB R0C 2Z0

Registered Charitable Number: 892930165 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Interlake

Mission

The Interlake Community Foundation provides the citizens of Rockwood, Rosser, Stonewall, Teulon and Woodlands the opportunity to invest in the future of their community and region forever.

Description

The Interlake Community Foundation is dedicated to helping local registered charities improve the communities of the RM of Rockwood, RM of Woodlands, RM of Rosser, Town of Stonewall and the Town of Teulon. The ICF started in 1994, and now have over $10,500,000 in assets.

Our volunteer board approves grants to local charities for capital projects that help our residents. We have one Community Grant intake each year, and the deadline to apply is February 28.

We administer many scholarships and bursaries to support students graduating from our local high schools.

Please contact us to enquire about setting up a permanent legacy to ensure that your philanthropic vision lives on!

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We are a member of Community Foundations of Canada, and an affiliate of the Winnipeg Foundation.

We are here to help and are “Building for Tomorrow—Today!”

www.interlakefoundation.ca

Board

  • Robert Beck – Board Chair
  • Murray Slagerman – Vice Chair
  • Peggy Linklager – Treasurer
  • Meechelle Best – Secretary
  • Linda Lamoureux
  • Cheryle McClure
  • Ross Thompson
  • Sandra Smith
  • Lorna Broadfoot
  • Michael Hepples
  • Perry van der Zweep

Staff

  • Tracy Holod

Foundation Funds

Argyle Skating Club Flow Through Fund: set up to receive support for the Argyle Skating ClubJanet Kuchma Scholarship Fund
Save the Kilns – Town of Stonewall Flow Through Fund: set up to receive support for the “Save the Kilns” initiative in co-operation with the Town of StonewallBryan Lefley Memorial Fund
A.H. Campbell Scholarship Fund: Provides an annual award to a graduate at Teulon CollegiateMichael A Lindell Automotive Scholarship
Community Builder Club – Rosser: Donors can set up monthly or annual donations to support charities in the RM of RosserAbby Lee Anne Margetts Memorial Fund
Dr. Goodwin Memorial Scholarship Fund: Provides an annual award to a graduate at Teulon CollegiateNestor Myska Memorial Fund: provides a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program in memory of Nestor Myska.
McKenna Riley Memorial Fund – Community of Argyle: Kevin, Lisa and Brooke-Lyn Riley opened this spend down fund to support a community project in Argyle MB in memory of McKenna Riley.Harry J. Enns Oak Hammock Marsh Fund
McKenna Riley Memorial Scholarship Fund: Lisa, Kevin & Brooke-Lyn Riley created this scholarship fund in memory of McKenna Riley. It funds two scholarships for female hockey players in the WWHSHL and the MJWHL.Stephanie Oland Duncan Memorial Fund: provides an annual grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program in memory of Stephanie Oland Duncan.
Teulon Museum Fund: a spend down fund that supports the Teulon & District Museum and Historical society on an annual basis.Rev. Dr. Barry G. Rasmussen Memorial Scholarship Fund
All Communities Fund: provides a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program.Restricted for the RM Rockwood Fund: provides grants as part of our Community Granting Program to charities within Rockwood. It was started by the Council of the RM of Rockwood.
Badger Daylighting – CLI Fund: Jackie Dewerianchuk and Mark Shurek opened this fund to provide an annual grant to Community Living InterlakeRestricted for the RM of Rosser Fund: provides grants as part of our Community Granting Program to charities within the RM of Rosser. It was created by the Council of the RM of Rosser.
Leona & Larry Baker Fund: provides a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program in memory of Leona BakerRestricted for the Town of Stonewall Fund: provides grants as part of our Community Granting Program to charities within Stonewall. It was created by the Council of the Town of Stonewall.
Beck Family Endowment Fund: Bob & Mary Beck and Family opened this fund to provide a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting ProgramRestricted for the Town of Teulon Fund: provides grants as part of our Community Granting Program to charities within Teulon. It was created by the Council of the Town of Teulon.
Beck Family Scholarship Fund: The Beck Family began his fund to provide annual scholarships to two graduates of Stonewall CollegiateRestricted for the RM of Woodlands Fund: provides grants as part of our Community Granting Program to charities within Woodlands. It was created by the Council of the RM of Woodlands.
Bel Acres Community Fund: opened by the Bel Acres Golf and Country Club to provide an annual grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting ProgramSexton Family Fund: provides a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program.
Boonstra Farms Community Fund: Murray and Pauline Boonstra and family opened this fund to provide an annual grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting ProgramSlagerman Family Endowment Fund
Boonstra Farms Fund: provide ans annual grant to South West District Palliative Care Inc.Neil Smith Endowment Fund
Ethan Boyer Memorial Fund: Tin for the Critter Bin has been opened by Dana, Sue and Reid Boyer in memory of Ethan Boyer, it will support a local pet rescue charity.SCI YIP ‘Students Give Back’
Community Builder Club – Stonewall: Donors can set up monthly or annual donations to support charities in the Town of StonewallStandard Limestone Quarries Fund: Merle Balsillie created this fund to provide an annual grant to South West District Palliative Care in memory of Rob Broadfoot and Jim Dola.
Community Builder Club – Teulon: Donors can set up monthly or annual donations to support charities in the Town of Teulon.Stonewall & District Health Centre Auxiliary Fund: provides an annual grant to Rosewood Lodge Personal Care Home.
Community Builder Club – Undesignated: Donors can set up monthly or annual donations to support charities in our Community Granting Program.Stonewall Family Foods Fund
Percy & Mary Durham FundTCI Alumni Scholarship Fund
Lorne & Irene Ferley Endowment Fund
– Lorne Ferley Scholarship
– Michael Ferley Bursary
TCI YIP ‘Students Give Back’ Fund
Ryan Grandmont Memorial FundTeulon Healthcare Foundation Inc. Fund
Guttman Family FundDave & Annette Unrau Award Fund
ICF Operating Fund: supports the administrative operations of the Interlake Community Foundation.Warren Collegiate Alumni Fund
Donna Jensen – Community Living Interlake FundWCI YIP ‘Students Give Back’ Fund
Jennifer Jensen Memorial Funds
– Dialysis Support
– Library Support
– Education Support
– Jennifer Jensen & Kelsey Moeller Brown Scholarship
G. M. Willis Family Scholarship
Lauritz and Georgina Jensen FundGeorge & Grace Willox Memorial Fund: Peggy Linklater began this fund to provide a grant to a local charity as part of our Community Granting Program in memory of her parents.
Ben and Marjorie King Memorial Bursary FundWoodlands Pioneer Museum Heritage Fund: This fund was started by the Board of the Woodlands Pioneer Museum to take advantage of matching fund from the Province of Manitoba. It will provide an annual grant to support the Musuem.
Maureen & Glenn Kletke Fund: provides an annual grant to the South Interlake Regional Library, Teulon BranchHunter – Cumming Scholarship Fund: Provides an annual award to a graduate at Teulon Collegiate
Herb & Helen Kletke FundManitoba Pool 302 (Retired) Scholarship
Oak Hammock Marsh Capital Renewal Fund Ralph Eichler Legacy Fund – Lakeside Constituency

Recent Grants

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Settlers, Rails and Trails Inc to purchase outdoor toilet and supplies $1,135
Stony Mountain Community Association improve fencing at ball diamonds $2,500
St. Michael’s Church and Cemetary repairs to Heritage building $1,000
Balmoral Childcare Centre purchase gross motor equipment $425
Teulon Day Care Inc Purchase wooden play structure $1,095
Rosser Central Community Club purchase large room dividor curtain for gym $2,800
South Interlake Regional Library Stonewall Branch purchase plexishields & air purifyers $1,100
Balmoral Community Hall Inc. digital sign and exterior renovations $1,500
Starting Blocks Inc. purchase paint for United Church location $550
Stony Mountain Community Centre Inc RM Rockwood repairs to men’s washrool in basement level SMCC $1,000
REACT automated countertop compost bins schools $700
South Interlake Regional Library Teulon Branch to purchase bins & shelving children’s section $530
Green Acres Arts Centre–Town of Teulon purchase computers and equipment to make videos $2,890
Association for Community Living Interlake Branch to replace the floor in the day program area $5,600
Rosser Elementary School PAC ISD21 improve playground shared by Rosser CCC $1,485
Argyle Skating Club RM Rockwood upgrade the skating rink flooding components for safety $2,000
Warren Collegiate HIPAC ISD 21 Commercial grade gym equipment $1,965
Subtotal Community Grants $28,275
Interlake Community Foundation Leadership Awards 2 at Warren Collegiate $600
Interlake Community Foundation Leadership Awards 2 at Stonewall Collegiate $600
Interlake Community Foundation Leadership Awards 2 at Teulon Collegiate $600
Warren Collegiate Students Give Back Grant Gym equipment at Warren Collegiate $1,232
Teulon Collegiate Students Give Back Grant Canadian Ukrainian Congress $1,321
Total Community Grants $32,628
Beck Family Scholarship 2 x $300Grad from Stonewall Collegiate$600
Jennifer Jensen & Kelsey Moeller-Brown ScholarshipGrad from Stonewall Collegiate$1,100
Dave & Annette Unrau AwardGrad from Stonewall Collegiate$500
G.M. Willis Family ScholarshipGrad from Stonewall Collegiate$500
Mr. & Mrs. A.H. Campbell ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$100
Lorne Ferley ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$655
Michael Ferley BursaryGrad from Teulon Collegiate$625
Dr Goodwin Memorial ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$100
Hunter-Cumming ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$175
Janet Kuchma ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$372
Dr. Rev B Rasmussen ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$445
TCI Alumni ScholarshipGrad from Teulon Collegiate$260
M.A. Lindell Automotive ScholarshipGrad from Warren Collegiate$1,000
Ben & Marjorie King Memorial Bursary3 Grads from Warren Collegiate$3,000
MB Pool 802 (Retired) ScholarshipGrad from Warren Collegiate$300
Howard Schellenberg Memorial Scholarship 2 Grads from Warren Collegiate for 2022 only$1,000
Abby Margetts Memorial Arts ScholarshipGrad from Warren Collegiate$500
Warren Collegiate AlumniGrad from Warren Collegiate$0
Ryan Grandmont Memorial Fund2 Grads from SCI and 1 from Edward Schreyer School$1,500
Bryan Lefley Memorial Fund Scholarship3 x $1300 Bryan Lefley Scholarship ISD$3,900
Sub total Scholarships $16,632
Bryan Lefley Memorial Fund To South West District Palliative Care PD$800
Harry J Enns Oak Hammock Marsh FundDucks Unlimited Canada Oak Hammock Marsh$312,005
Badger Daylighting FundAssociation Com Living Interlake$223
Donna Jensen–CLI FundAssociation Com Living Interlake Branch$843
Jennifer Jensen Mem Fund–Dialysis SupportInterlake Eastern Health Authority$216
Jennifer Jensen Mem Fund–Education SupportInterlake School Division$206
Jennifer Jensen Mem Fund–Library SupportSouth Interlake Regional Library$285
Standard Limestone Quarries FundTo South West District Palliative Care PD$428
Teulon & District Museum SD FundTEULON AND DISTRICT MUSEUM Hist Soc.$250
Teulon Healthcare Foundation FundTeulon Healthcare Foundation$2,031
Woodlands Pioneer Museum FundWoodlands Pioneer Museum Inc$337
Subtotal designated funds $317,624
These are the charities that we supported with community and Build 150 grants in 2020, totally $47,070 in grants:
Rosser Central Community Club Inc. Upgrade HVAC system $4,400
Grosse Isle Memorial Rec Club Inc A/V presentation equipment system $3,675
Ducks Unlimited Canada (Oak Hammock Marsh) Build Wetland Centre $2,000
Teulon & District Museum Historical Soc. Inc. Paint exterior of Shoe Shop $695
Prison Fellowship of Canada Purchase laptop $750
Woodlands Pioneer Museum Inc. Create Mission Trails Bottle Cabin exhibit $2,450
Starting Blocks Inc. Material to paint interior of facility $1,300
Teulon United Church Upgrades to CE building $2,650
Royal Life Saving Society of Canada – MB Branch Inc. Equipment for lifeguard training @ SQP $1,500
Green Acres Art Centre – Town of Teulon Purchase equipment for Drop In Centre $2,650
The Vintage Locomotive Society Inc. / GIHS Concrete phase of washroom facility $2,000
Association of Community Living Interlake Portable Hoyer life and sling $4,160
Settlers, Rails, and Trails Inc. Roofing three heritage structures $2,225
Stony Mountain Community Association Inc. Restoration of Centennial Park $5,240
South Interlake Regional Library Purchase new bookmobile $7,500
South Interlake Regional Library Stonewall Branch Create a board room for community use $2,075
Stonewall Collegiate Student Leadership Awards $600
Teulon Collegiate Student Leadership Awards $600
Warren Collegiate Student Leadership Awards $600
A.H. Campbell Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $100
Abby Margetts Memorial Arts Scholarship Grad from Warren Collegiate $500
Beck Family Scholarship Grad from Stonewall Collegiate $500
Bryan Lefley Memorial Fund 3 x $1,000 Bryan Lefley Memorial Scholarship $3,000
Bryan Lefley memorial Fund Grant to South West District Palliative $500
Dave & Annette Unrau Award Grad from Stonewall Collegiate $500
Donna Jensen Memorial – CLI Fund ACL Interlake incl. $625 flow through $1,250
Dr Goodwin Memorial Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $100
Ryan Grandmont Memorial Fund $1,500
G.M. Willis Family Scholarship Grad from Stonewall Collegiate $500
Hunter-Cumming Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $175
Janet Kuchma Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $500
Ben & Marjorie King Scholarship 2 awards, grad from Warren Collegiate $2,500
M. A. Lindell Automotive Scholarship Grad from Warren Collegiate $1,000
Lorne Ferley Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $825
MB Pool 802 (Retired) Scholarship Grad from Warren Collegiate $300
Michael Ferley Bursary Grad from Teulon Collegiate $1,000
Teulon Hunter Memorial Health District Fdn. Payout to the Foundation $1,735
Dr. Rev Barry Grant Rasmussen Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $500
TCI Alumni Scholarship Grad from Teulon Collegiate $225

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