Funding deadline looms for groups


South Kent Wind (SKW) and the Chatham Kent Community Foundation (CKCF) remind folks that grant applications for the South Kent Wind Community Fund 2019 fall grant cycle will be accepted until Sept. 30.

The following organizations have received more than $100,000 during the spring grant cycle with SKW Community Fund grant cycle:

  • 2019 CK Scooter Riders
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Chatham-Kent
  • Blenheim Youth Centre
  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Chatham-Kent Drug Awareness Council
  • Chatham-Kent Special Populations
  • CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind)
  • Friends of the Chatham Pipes and Drums
  • Friends of Tilbury Memorial Park
  • IODE Kent Regiment Chapter
  • Kent Branch of The Ontario Genealogical Society
  • Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority
  • May Court Club of Chatham
  • Ontario Horticultural Association (OHA) – District 11
  • Rotary Club of Dresden
  • Sydenham Challenge Dragon Boat Festival (SCDBF)
  • Wallaceburg Concert Band

Charitable and qualifying non-profit organizations may apply for funding to support capital, operating and special one-time costs for facilities, programs and events that are related to the South Kent Wind Community Fund’s five areas of giving, community, environment, health and wellness, youth and education, First Nations and Metis.

To learn more or to submit an application, visit



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