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The latest community news & events for Morden Area Foundation.

Community Services Recovery Fund

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Published by lynda  |  January 23, 2023

Morden Area Foundation takes part in the Community Services Recovery Fund – a $400 million investment in charities and non-profits Now more than ever, charities and non-profits are playing a key role in addressing persistent and complex... Read more ›

2022 Grants Awarded

2022
Published by MAF Staff  |  December 15, 2022

Morden Area Foundation Grants Over $26,000 to Community Projects in 2022 The Morden Area Foundation supported seven community organizations in 2022, enabling many community organizations to complete their projects. $23,545.00 was granted... Read more ›

Marilyn Skubovius 2021 Citizen of Distinction

2022
Published by MAF Staff  |  August 12, 2022

The MAF Citizen of Distinction Award is designed to recognize and honour citizens who have a strong commitment to making the City of Morden and area a better place to live, visit, and play through their long-term commitment by service and... Read more ›

Pay it Forward May 2022

2022
Published by MAF Staff  |  June 9, 2022

Pay it Forward May returned in 2022 with a theme of Gratitude and once again, Morden Area Foundation encouraged the community to pay kindness forward. The month kicked off with MAF Board members and volunteers delivering donuts to community... Read more ›

Power of the Purse 2022

2022
Published by MAF Staff  |  March 9, 2022

The 2022 Power of the Purse Brunch was held virtually but that did not stop 100 women from participating and viewing presentations from 3 organizations. $10,100 was granted as follows:  500 Stephen Street - $2,963 for a new outdoor patio,... Read more ›

2021 Grants Awarded

2021
Published by MAF Staff  |  November 16, 2021

Morden Area Foundation Grants Over $30,000 to Community Projects in 2021 The Morden Area Foundation (MAF) supported four community projects as part of their 2021 grant awards. $24,941 was granted out from the MAF annual interest earned on... Read more ›

MAF Benefits From Random Act of Kindness

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Published by MAF Staff  |  June 16, 2021

The Morden Area Foundation would like to recognize Neil Richard of Winnipeg for his act of kindness. Neil received a walk-in vaccine dose at the Morden Super Site this week. As a small token of thanks, Neil made a donation to MAF as “a way... Read more ›

Pay It Forward May 2021

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Published by MAF Staff  |  June 2, 2021

The Morden Area Foundation once again partnered with the Winkler Community Foundation to spread kindness for the month of May, the community was encouraged to come up with ways to Pay it Forward all month long. What is Pay it Forward May:... Read more ›

Dave DeStoop 2020 Citizen of Distinction

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Published by MAF Staff  |  May 10, 2021

Congratulations Dave DeStoop Morden Area Foundation’s 2020 Citizen of Distinction! [embed]https://youtu.be/qOnJVMP5Qd8[/embed] As we are unable to meet in person, please stop in to say hi or mail a card to Dave at Morklers, 325... Read more ›

Power of the Purse 2021

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Published by MAF Staff  |  March 8, 2021

The 6th Annual Power of the Purse Brunch was held virtually in 2021. 104 ladies attended a Zoom call that featured live presentations from two local charities. Attendees enjoyed a free brunch in the comfort of their homes, prepared by Owen... Read more ›

2020 Grants Awarded

2020
Published by MAF Staff  |  December 11, 2020

Despite COVID, the Morden Area Foundation had a banner year in granting $106,810 to Morden and area in 2020 The Morden Area Foundation (MAF) is very excited to announce their very successful year of granting. This fall, $20,100 was... Read more ›