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EESS Supper Bag Program

The Aylmer Area Community Foundation was proud to grant money to the Supper Bag program which is a meal kit for East Elgin Secondary School(EESS) families. There is a tremendous team of EESS staff volunteers that help to put the meal kit ingredients in the bags, order the groceries and deliver the food to the… Continue reading EESS Supper Bag Program

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Emergency Community Support Funding Allocated Locally

We are proud to have partnered with Community Foundations of Canada and the Government of Canada to deliver the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF)  in the Town of Aylmer, Municipality of Bayham and the Township of Malahide.  Launched on May 19, 2020, we’ve invested  $40,000 through the ECSF towards local charities and… Continue reading Emergency Community Support Funding Allocated Locally

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Aylmer Area Community Foundation launches new Emergency Community Support Fund

#ECSFUND Aylmer Area Community Foundation activating Emergency Community Support Fund alongside communities coast to coast to coast.  Vulnerable populations across Canada continue to be disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Marginalized groups, youth, children and the elderly, essential workers, and newcomers are just some of the communities that are facing increased challenges right now. Launched on… Continue reading Aylmer Area Community Foundation launches new Emergency Community Support Fund