A New Community Grant

Board member, Dave Dykeman presented a grants cheque to the Aylmer Baptist Church Sociables for new chairs and tables. They open their doors to many community activities, projects and dinners so the new furniture will be greatly appreciated by community members of all ages.

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Annual General Meeting

You are invited to join us for our Annual General Meeting when we will discuss the organization’s accomplishments from 2016 and plans for 2017.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

6:30-7:00pm

Bandshell Community Room

RSVP here!

Our Top Donors in 2016

Thank you to our top donors in 2016.  Without your support we could have have granted out over $21,000 to local projects and organizations!

Harvey & Kathleen Tribe Family Fund

O’Neil’s Fine Jewellery

The Jeff & Nicole Wiebenga Family Fund

Jeff Wiebenga, Broker -Showcase East Elgin Realty inc. brokerage

Don & Judy Durkee Family Fund

Isobel Frederick

Jack and Judith Couckuyt

Spriet Associates

The Sinclair Family Fund

Christmas Lighting

Join us for the lighting of the parks, Friday November 25th starting at 6:30pm.  The Aylmer Area Community Band will take us on a musical journey through our favourite Christmas carols.  Santa will visit for your photographs and you are invited to walk throughout the parks enjoying the decorations.  Members of the Royal Bank of Canada will be handing out free hot chocolate and treats will also be available.

To kick off Canada’s 150th celebration, Balmoral Park will be decorated in red and white lights to celebrate the monumental occasion.

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Thank you to Canada150 grant to the Aylmer BIA to make this event possible.

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AACF Christmas Angel is here!

We invite you to support the AACF by purchasing our Annual Christmas Angel.  This is the 15th in the Series and is a limited edition.  Angels can be purchased at O’Neil’s Fine Jewellery in Aylmer for $20 cash.  Proceeds from the fundraiser will support local projects, organizations and events through grants in the Town of Aylmer, Township of Malahide and the Municipality of Bayham.

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Senior’s Day Out in Aylmer-November

Looking to get out and socialize or get some added activity?  Come to the East Elgin Community Complex on Tuesday, November 22nd for exercise, coffee, lunch, presentation and more!  The Aylmer Area Community Foundation is a proud sponsor of this local event.

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Wish Upon a Star AACF Angel

We are excited to share that the Aylmer Area Community Foundation’s 2016 Angel is now available at O’Neil’s Jewellery in Aylmer. ‘Wish Upon a Star’ is only $20 (cash or cheque payable to AACF) and can be picked up at O’Neil’s during business hours. Please share with friends and family as this makes a unique gift and helps us give back to our community!

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Seniors’ Day Out in Aylmer

You are invited to the East Elgin Community Complex on Tuesday, October 25th from 9:30am-12:30pm.  Skating, shuffleboard, pickle ball, fitness class and more!  Guest speaker from VON- Jon Merkley and lunch provided by Aylmer Submarine.  Cost is only $10/participant.

The Aylmer Area Community Foundation is a proud sponsor of this local event.

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