Community Grants

RTOERO districts are eligible to receive grants to support local community-based projects. Districts serve as the project sponsor, in partnership with a community organization.

District 05 Cochrane & Temiskaming Projects

Year Project Amount
2021 South Centennial Manor: Promote Enjoyment and Engagement in a meaningful outdoor activity for seniors with Alzheimers or cognitive impairments. $2,500.00
2020 Villa Minto Long Term Care: Promote engagement in meaningful activities for seniors with Alzheimer’s or cognitive impairment $4,000.00
2019 Life Enrichment Through Music $3,950.00
2018 From the Heart - De tout Coeur $4,000.00
2016 Relief and Comfort for Seniors and Shut-ins Through Music by the Three $3,810.00
2014 Purchase of Groomer for the Kirkland Lake Cross Country Ski Runners $4,000.00
2012 Cochrane Scout Troop Service Project - Feedback Form Rec’d in Feb $4,000.00
2011 Air Cadet Corps: Band - Building - March 20 - project fell through and $3,900.00
2010 Building Community Through Drum Circles $3,050.00
2009 Project armour communinautaire $4,000.00
2008 Porcupine Ski Runners Nordic Centres $4,000.00
2007 Camp Munro Revitalization $4,000.00
2006 Science Timmins Activates $2,000.00
2005 Financial Support for the 24-Hour Road Runner Relay $0.00
2004 Financial Support to the 24-Hour Road Runner Relay $2,500.00
2003 Enhancement of computer equipment and facilities at the Kirkland Lake $2,357.46

News about district 05 Cochrane & Temiskaming grants

District 5 grant supports activity boards for long-term care residents in 2020
District 5 grant supports activity boards for long-term care residents in 2020

For seniors, meaningful activities support physical, emotional and mental well-being. That’s even more important for those […]

District 5 supports garden beds at Iroquois Falls LTC home in 2021
District 5 supports garden beds at Iroquois Falls LTC home in 2021

Residents living with dementia and Alzheimer’s will now be able to engage in more meaningful activities outdoors, thanks to […]

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Social isolation and loneliness: what’s the difference, and what can we do?

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