Innisfil Community Foundation: Community Round Up

Community Round Up – Feb. 22, 2021

This weekly round-up shares the latest from Innisfil Community Foundation (ICF), updates from our grantees, and news from across our community.

Grantee Updates

  • Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation has launched their new “Raise Your Voice” fundraiser. This virtual concert, which will include an ‘idol-style’ music competition, is raising critical funds for community health care and the arts in Simcoe County. For more information on the event, or how to enter the competition, visit or call 705-435-6281 ext. 2351
  • CMHA is hosting a free virtual weekly session called “Supporting a Loved One Through Addiction.” Taking place on Monday nights from 7 pm – 8 pm, this is a safe and non-judgemental space to discuss, learn and cope with the struggles in supporting a loved one going through addiction. To register email

  • Gilda’s Club came up with an inventive way for immune-compromised cancer patients a way to be able to dine out during the pandemic in a “snow globe” at their Quarry Ridge Location in Barrie. You can check availability by emailing

Community News

Grant Opportunities

  • The County of Simcoe is now accepting applications for the 2021 Tourism, Culture and Sport Grant Program. This grant will support and enhance tourism, culture and sports in Simcoe County by; investing in awareness, access and participation, building organizational capacity in existing and new organizations, encouraging collaborative opportunities, contributing to the County of Simcoe’s overall economic health and sense of place and enhancing participants’ experiences. Interested not-for-profits must apply by Wednesday, March 31 at 4:30 pm.

  • A reminder that the Healthy Communities Initiative is also accepting applications for projects, programming and services that help communities: create safe and vibrant public spaces, improve mobility options, and provide innovative digital solutions to connect people and improve help. Applications are open until March 9 at 5:00 p.m.

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