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We pull together in support of each other

We pull together in support of each other

It seems a lifetime ago, yet it is only a matter of weeks since our collective worlds were turned upside down and daily lives disrupted. We look forward to the day when people can go about their business without the threat of this dreaded disease. Until then, we pull...

DCF Launches the Dufferin Emergency Support Fund

DCF Launches the Dufferin Emergency Support Fund

Dufferin Community Foundation Launches the Dufferin Emergency Support Fund Helping Dufferin Charities Survive the COVID-19 Emergency In the midst of the sudden, immediate shock and staggering impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Dufferin Community Foundation has taken...

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...

Thank you for an inspiring afternoon!

Thank you for an inspiring afternoon!

It was heart-warming to see so many community champions “Come Together for Dufferin” at Adamo Estate Winery on September 29th, and to hear about the impact the Dufferin Community Foundation is making. Mini-grants were a big success!  Together as we continue to build...

Come Together for Dufferin

Come Together for Dufferin

  September 29, 2019 – It was an inspiring afternoon listening and learning at Adamo Estate Winery as friends and neighbours came together in support of the Dufferin Community Foundation. Building endowments in Dufferin is truly a testament to #thepowerofmany as...

A Tribute – Founders Circle Member Jill Stephen

A Tribute – Founders Circle Member Jill Stephen

The Launch of the Dufferin Community Foundation was a poignant moment for Jill Stephen, (right) seen talking with Tim MacDonald, guest speaker from the Stratford Perth Community Foundation, and Joan Waechter, DCF Board Member and event sponsor. For Jill, a passionate...