AACF Board member, Harvey Tribe received a donation cheque from Dennis O'Neil of O'Neil's Fine Jewellery. Each year, Dennis and Lana sell one-of-a-kind, collectible ornaments with the proceeds going to the Aylmer Area Community Foundation. Thanks to O'Neil's Fine Jewellery for your continued support.
Friday, November 22, 2019 6:30pm in Palmer Park Join us as we officially kick off the Christmas season with the lighting of the parks. Thanks to the volunteers who worked many long hours to prepare the parks for the lighting. We look forward to seeing you there!
Congratulations to Taylor Brackenbury and Hannah Loewen who were the recipients of the new Helen Black Education Awards. Board member, Judi Wright attended the recent Commencement for students of East Elgin Secondary School. Both ladies will be attending college and university in the fall to further their education. *Excerpt from the Aylmer Express
Thank you to those who attended our Annual General Meeting this evening. Our concise annual report was featured at the event and we are excited to share with you a report from the year.
Our Board members have been busy presenting grants cheque this month to some amazing projects! Harvey Tribe presented a cheque to HOPE Hospice Outreach programs in the amount of $1050. Martin Miller presented a cheque for $2000 to St. Thomas Second Stage Housing. Dave Dykeman presented a cheque to London and District Junior Achievement… Continue reading Grant Cheque Presentations Winter 2018
People Who Make a Difference! YOUTH AWARDS EMMA WOLF -Emma is a grade 3 student at McGregor Public School. She consistently helps others with various tasks a daily basis in the classroom, assists others with problem solving in the classroom and the school yard. She manages the computer tech in the classroom and is always the first to offer… Continue reading 2018 Award Recipients
Join us in Palmer Park as we light the parks for the Christmas season! Everyone welcome on Friday, November 23, 2018 at 6:30pm. Thanks to Aylmer RBC and Miller's Valu mart for their contributions to the lighting.
The youth summer day camps are a great way for your kids to get out of the house, have some fun with other children and be engaged in activities. We are fortunate to have a great local community complex. Also, don't forget to mark your calendar for the Canada Day celebrations at the East Elgin… Continue reading Summer Day Camp & Canada Day 2018
The Lighting of the parks is a true community project. Volunteers worked many hours to set up over 16,000 lights. Contributors to Aylmer’s downtown Christmas decorations this year were: MainStreet Aylmer -Downtown Merchants, Aylmer Area Community Foundation, Showcase East Elgin Realty Inc. Brokerage, ERTH Corporation, EESS Leadership Class, Joel and Betty Falkenham and the Town of Aylmer. The… Continue reading Lighting of the Park 2017
Recently at the Lighting of the Park, the Aylmer Area Community Foundation(AACF) presented very deserving local citizens with their 'People Who Make a Difference' awards. Every year, the Aylmer Area Community Foundation make a point of thanking local residents for their community support. Photo: Mike & Lynn Summers, Dave Green, Brenda & Mike Streib and… Continue reading People Who Make a Difference 2017