“Welcome” in the Oneida Nation language


“Welcome” in the Ojibway Nation language


“Welcome” in the Mohawk Nation language


“I am glad to see you” in the Kwiinga-neewul Nation language


“Welcome! I am glad you all came” in the Nulelìntàm èli paèkw Nation language


“Welcome” in the Ojibway Mississaugas of the New Credit Nation language


“Welcome” in the Cree Nation language


“Welcome” in the Ojibway Nation language


“Welcome” in the Dene Nation language


“Welcome” in the Inuktitut Nation language


“Welcome” in the Huron-Wendat Nation language


“Welcome” in the Cayuga Nation language


“Hello” in the Metis Nation language


“Welcome” in the Onondaga Nation language


“Welcome” in the Seneca Nation language

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“Welcome” in the Tuscarora Nation language

together we can grow, share and learn

Ontario150 Grant

What is Ontario150?

For Canada's 150th birthday, Ontario will be celebrating with new funding, events and programs! Ontario will be supporting programs and events which exhibit the diverse cultures of Ontarians.  

Who Can Apply?

Municipalities, community groups and not-for-profit organizations that will create social and cultural legacies through initiatives that support celebration, engagement and innovation in Ontario can apply for funding.

Types of Funding:

There are three funding programs you can apply for:

  • Community Celebration Program (application opens July 6 and closes September 2, 2016)
  • Partnership Program (application opens July 6 and closes September 30, 2016)
  • Community Capital Program - funded through Ontario Trillium Foundation (application opens July 18 and closes  September 14, 2016) 

How Can HWC Help?

We can assist you in the following ways:

  • Determining applicant eligibility
  • Facilitating application process
  • Facilitating collaboration efforts or partnerships
  • Writing a letter of support for our partners 

Click here to visit to official website of Ontario150

Contact Site Coordinators

Please contact our Site Coordinators for further information.

Alyssa Heil London Site Coordinator N'Amerind Friendship Centre, London, ON Phone 519-672-0131 x251
Lenora Gilbert Niagara Site Coordinator Niagara Region Native Centre, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON Phone 908-688-6484