Community Foundation of Mississauga Surpasses Million Dollar Mark

Mississauga, ON, May 21, 2010: The Community Foundation of Mississauga will announce the 2010 grants totaling $720,000 at their Annual General Meeting being held May 26, 2010 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Riverwood Conservancy in Mississauga. This will bring the cumulative grant making of this young community foundation to $1.6 million and represents welcome news for charities serving people in Mississauga.

The Community Foundation of Mississauga hosted the second annual "100 Holes, One Day" Golf Marathon on August 26th, 2009 at the prestigious Legends Course of Lionhead Golf and Country Club. Fifteen new and returning golfers teed off at approximately 7:00 am and played 100 holes of golf, finishing at approximately 6:00 pm for dinner and awards.

The Community Foundation of Mississauga will host its annual Donor Recognition Event on October 29, 2009 in the auditorium of the Mississauga Civic Centre. Beginning at 7:00 pm, the hour long event evening will celebrate individuals and organizations that are helping to build sustainable community vitality through outstanding acts of philanthropy. Special guests will be on hand to pay tribute to these donors including Councillor Katie Mahoney and Mississauga-Streetsville Member of Parliament, Bonnie Crombie.


Foundation to host "All For Community" Speakers Luncheon


Mississauga, ON, March 16, 2009:  The Community Foundation of Mississauga will host its first ever "All For Community" Speakers Luncheon on April 29th 2009 at the Credit Valley Golf and Country Club in Mississauga.  Community residents and leaders will gather together from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm for great food, great auction prizes and great fun, all in support of a great community.

Themed "All For Community", the luncheon will celebrate philanthropy in Mississauga and will honor the city and all its accomplishments.  Already creating quite a buzz, the event will host approximately 250 guests from all different areas of the community who will assemble to meet and greet with many of Mississauga's top leaders.  Guests will gather together for a great opportunity to support the Foundation with an extensive silent auction, will enjoy a sumptuous lunch and terrific entertainment for the afternoon.