Alix Foundation announces grants totalling $90k

Projects funded involve Scouts Canada and Lambton College

The Judith & Norman Alix Foundation is investing a total of $90,000 into two projects aimed at benefiting the Lambton County community.

At a recent meeting, the foundation’s board approved:

  • $40,000 to the Bluewater Area of Scouts Canada for renovations to Camp Attawandaron.
  • $50,000 to Lambton College to support the college’s Envision Tomorrow Capital Campaign, specifically two named intensive care units in the Nova Chemicals Health & Research Centre.

The next round of funding applications is scheduled to be received in October 2018.  The foundation only considers requests for capital projects.  Eligibility criteria can be found at www.jnaf.ca.

Over its 30-year history The Judith & Norman Alix Foundation has advanced more than $6 million to over 20 community projects including Withdrawal Management Services at Bluewater Health; the installation of artificial turf at Norm Perry Park in Sarnia; the construction of the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery; the purchase of rare artifacts for the Lambton Heritage Museum; the purchase of a van for the Inn of The Good Shepherd; and portable bleachers for the Lambton Fairs Association.

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