Lethbridge Family Services to Receive $25,000

May 7, 2020



Caring for our Community: Responding to COVID-19

Community Foundation Awards 15 Grants to Local Charities for Emergency Funding Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic 

The Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta is pleased to announce $202,800 in grant funding to 15 charities working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. In March, we established a COVID-19 Response and Recovery Grants Program with a contribution of $375,000 from our unrestricted fund. Due to the generous support this fund has received, both locally and nationally, the Community Foundation will announce a second call for funding in early May.

While successful applicants in the first round of funding include charities across the region providing urgent response work in the areas of food, shelter, and health care, the dominant request was for the provision of food. Other successful projects include providing online mental health supports, support for seniors, and emergency housing for youth-at-risk. For a complete list of grant recipients and a description of their projects, please visit the following link: 2020 Grant Recipients
 






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NEWS RELEASE: ATB presents: Drive In For Mental Health with Gord Bamford

July 6, 2020

Bamford and his crew will be at Lethbridge Exhibition Park on Saturday, July 11, 2020 for two shows at 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm. Tickets are $65 for a vehicle of four people, with all proceeds going to Lethbridge Family Services and Woods Homes to support mental health initiatives and LFS online counselling.


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Bamford concert in Lethbridge to raise money for mental health

June 29, 2020

The concerts are in support of various mental health charities in Alberta. For Lethbridge, the funds raised target Wood’s Homes and Lethbridge Family Services.


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𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘋𝘳𝘪𝘷𝘦-𝘐𝘯 𝘍𝘰𝘳 𝘔𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭 𝘏𝘦𝘢𝘭𝘵𝘩 𝘊𝘰𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘳𝘵 𝘚𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴

June 25, 2020

🎫🎶 𝗧𝗶𝗰𝗸𝗲𝘁𝘀 𝗴𝗼 𝗼𝗻 𝘀𝗮𝗹𝗲 𝗧𝗛𝗜𝗦 𝗙𝗥𝗜𝗗𝗔𝗬 🎫🎶
Gord Bamford brings "𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘋𝘳𝘪𝘷𝘦-𝘐𝘯 𝘍𝘰𝘳 𝘔𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭 𝘏𝘦𝘢𝘭𝘵𝘩 𝘊𝘰𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘳𝘵 𝘚𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴" presented by ATB Financial to Exhibition Park Lethbridge on July 11th! 


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