Innisfil Community Foundation would accelerate good being done in town

An Innisfil Community Foundation would provide greater freedom and flexibility to established charities and other groups supporting local causes in Innisfil.

Since 2013, the Town of Innisfil has squirrelled away $100,000 a year from the money it receives from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) for hosting a casino. It plans to use the funds to create a charitable organization dedicated to improving Innisfil.

The fund now sits at a little more than $1 million.

The Innisfil Community Foundation has been registered as a charity, a board of directors has been picked, and they are waiting for council’s go-ahead to start fulfilling their mandate.

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