Dufferin Youth Projects get $15,000 Boost

Dufferin Youth Projects get $15,000 Boost

By Trina Berlo The Creemore Echo   On Dec. 11, two youth-led teams and their community partners celebrated their success in the nation-wide RBC Future Launch Community Challenge with a well-attended grant-giving ceremony at DCAFS in Orangeville.   Working in...
Meet the Leadership Team of the Dufferin Community Foundation

Meet the Leadership Team of the Dufferin Community Foundation

Gord Gallaugher, Chair of the Board of Directors, sums up why this team is so committed to creating a lasting impact in Dufferin County. “Our local charities expend so much time, effort and resources on fundraising every year, resources that could be better...
Theatre Orangeville Exceptional Players (TOEP)

Theatre Orangeville Exceptional Players (TOEP)

Fifteen years ago, Theatre Orangeville made a commitment to finding ways to break down physical and attitudinal barriers, nurture diversity and celebrate all abilities.  Creative Partners on Stage was born as an accessible theatre program open to all levels of...
Tale of Two Trumpeters

Tale of Two Trumpeters

Founded in 2007, the Orangeville Community Band rehearses every Thursday evening, September to June. An eclectic group of about 40 musicians – some as young as 10 and others in their 80’s – make great music together.  Many started playing their...
Big Brothers Big Sisters: Big Bunch Program

Big Brothers Big Sisters: Big Bunch Program

The focus of Big Bunch is to provide positive group outings for children who are facing adversity. Big Bunch allows us to provide service to children who are waiting to be matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister. It also allows us to provide a free outing for...