LITTLE CURRENT— Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Program Manager Colin Wilson met with Manitoulin and area economic development officers and representatives of LAMBAC last month to review the OTF’s recent changes.

“OTF is going through its first redesign in 15 years,” explained Mr. Wilson. “They are hoping that the changes will help simplify the grant process.”

For over 30 years, OTF as been investing in community-based initiatives. Each year, more then 3,000 applications are received and over $110 million in grants are awarded to 1,300 public benefit sector organizations.

Under the new process, Six Action Areas, based on the 12 indicators used by the Canadian Index of Wellbeing to measure changes in the wellbeing of Canadians, were identified to replace the foundation’s formers sectors.

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