The Killarney Foundation

P.O. BOX 1180
Killarney, MB R0K 1G0

Registered Charitable Number: 119240463 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest

Mission

To assist and provide for the betterment of the citizens of Killarney and area in the cultural, mental, moral and physical aspects of life in the community; to promote educational advances for the increase of human knowledge, and the alleviation of suffering.

Description

Permanent fund providing grants from annual income earned with a broad range of grant-making activities governed by a local board of its residents.

Board

  • Rick Pauls, Chair
  • Janice Smith
  • Mike Bellew
  • Wayne Nichol
  • Laurie Campbell
  • Lori Cuvelier
  • Ron Chapman

Staff

  • Jackie Mitchell, Treasurer
  • Shelley Vandenberghe, Secretary

Foundation Funds

General Fund Benefits entire community – sole discretion with Board of Directors
Killarney Beautification Fund Improve physical appearance of community
High School Scholarship Fund Assist education costs for both universities and technical colleges
Killarney Hospital Fund Provide equipment to assist in the betterment of health care in community
JAV David Museum Assist in preserving heritage of community
Lakeland Regional Library Fund Provide funds for equipment and books
Killarney Minor Sports Fund Assist in recreational activities to ensure accessibility to all in community
Turtle Mountain Flywheel Club Fund Preserve farm machinery and promote history of farming in area
Killarney Food Bank Fund Provide assistance to low-income families
Killarney Meals on Wheels Fund Provide home delivery of nutritional food to seniors and other house-bound persons
Marringhurst Historical Society Fund Restoration and upkeep of Marringhurst Manor
Killarney Legion Peace Gardens Camp Fund Assist youth to attend various sport training programs
Killarney School Band Fund Provide bursary plus purchase large instruments when needed
Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Fund To assist project which enhance and maintain the golf club facility
Killarney Beautification Fund For the beautification of the Town of Killarney

Grant Deadlines

March 31
September 30