Impact

Scholarship & Grant Recipients

Empowering Futures

Welcome to the heartwarming testament of community support and academic achievement. On this page, we proudly showcase a distinguished roster of scholarship and grant recipients who have embarked on remarkable journeys, fueled by the generosity of the Killarney Foundation. These individuals stand as beacons of inspiration, their stories intertwined with the fabric of our community.

As you peruse this gallery of accomplishments, witness the transformative impact of philanthropy, as dreams are realized, education is empowered, and futures are shaped. Join us in celebrating the triumphs of these scholars and the unwavering commitment to fostering a brighter, more empowered tomorrow.

Killarney Manitoba Bales in Field

Our Scholarship Recipients

Celebrating Academic Excellence and Community Impact

2023 Recipients

  • E. Everett L&M DeKezel Bursary
  • C. Korman Dora Trump Estate Scholarship
  • E. Wiesner Edward Sangster Memorial Scholarship
  • O. Maurice Order of the Royal Purple Scholarship
  • J. Nicholson W. & D. Clements Scholarship
    Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • K. Mayhew Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • O. Maurice Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • E. Dousselaere James Campbell Memorial Scholarship
  • C. Heaphy G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • M. Vandenberghe G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • K. Cline G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • T. Mason G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • A. Nichol G.H Thomson Scholarship
  • S. Cuvelier G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • M. Smith G.H. Thomson Scholarship

2022 Recipients

  • O. McIntosh L. & M. DeKezel Bursary
  • S. Merkel Dora Trump Scholarshp
  • E. Labossiere Edward Millen Sangster Memorial Scholarship
  • E. Sanders Frank & Ethel White Memorial Scholarship
  • S. Cuvelier Frank & Queenie Collyer Scholarship
    W. & D. Clements Scholarship
    Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • C. Hardy James Campbell Memorial Scholarship
  • K. DeBacker Order of the Royal Purple
    Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • R. Outhwaite Killarney Foundation Scholarship
  • S. Giesbrecht John Ross Scholarship
  • C. Ross G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • M. Smith G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • B. Rathwell G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • C. Heaphy G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • N. Keyes G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • K. Cline G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • T. Mason G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • R. Opperman G.H. Thomson Scholarship
  • T. Opperman G.H Thomson Scholarship
  • M. Vandenberghe G.H. Thomson Scholarship

Enriching Lives through Generous Grants

Our 2023 & 2024 Grant Recipients

2023

UNDESIGNATED
Endowment Funds

Killarney Foundation Undesignated Funds
  • Municipality of Killarney Turtle Mountain Sponsorship of Killarney Foundation Community Hall
  • Shamrock Centre Zamboni (2023); 2 treadmills (2024)
  • Killarney Agricultural Society Projector and Screen (2023)
  • Services for Seniors Music in the Park (2023 & 2024)
  • Killarney Turtle Mountain Fire Department Breathing Apparatus (2023)
  • Killarney School New Uniforms (2023)
  • Lakeland Regional Library Projector and Screen (2023) Water Bottle Refill Station (2024)
  • Killarney Nursery School Outdoor Equipment and Sensory Equipment (2023)
  • Killarney Congregate Meals Freezer (2023)
  • Shamrock Billiard Club Reinsulate and Re-Side Building (2023)
  • Royal Legion Plaza Automatic Door Opener (2023); Defibrillator (2024)
  • Shamrock Bowling Lanes Overhaul Pinsetter and Machines (2023)
  • New Horizons Drop in Centre Defibrillator, Chairs, Shuffleboard,  Equipment, and Paint (2023)
  • Killarney Garden Club Beautification of Horticultural Park (2023)
  • Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Pumphouse Project (2023); Maintenance shed reno (2024)
  • Kiddie Korner Early Learning Centre Tables and Chairs (2023)
  • Royal Canadian Legion Branch #25 Roof Replacement (2023)
  • Killarney Curling Club —Assist with Junior Program training equipment (2024)
  • Roots of Early Learning Daycare —Assist with mandated building renos (2024)
  • Southwest Community Options —Assist with Able Sail Program (2024)
  • TM Souris Plains Heritage Assoc. —Assist with publishing local history books(2024)
  • R.M. of Argyle As Directed by Baldur & Area Endowment Fund
  • Killarney United Church Yearly Granting as Per Killarney United Church Endowment Fund
  • J.A.V. David Museum Yearly Granting as Per JAV David Museum Endowment Fund
  • Lakeland Regional Library Yearly Granting as Per Lakeland Regional Library Endowment Fund
  • Municipality of Harrison Park As Directed by Sandy Lake Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Yearly Granting as Per Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Endowment Fund
  • Municipality of Clanwilliam-Erickson As Directed by Clanwilliam-Erickson Endowment Fund
  • Killarney-Turtle Mountain Fire Department Yearly Granting as Per Killarney-Turtle Mountain Fire Department Endowment Fund
  • Lakeland Regional Library Yearly Granting from James Terekoff Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Food Bank Yearly Granting from Killarney Food Bank Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Anglican Church Yearly Granting as Per Killarney Anglican Church Endowment Fund
  • Holmfield Cemetery Fund As Directed by Holmfield Cemetery Endowment Fund
  • Royal Canadian Legion Branch #25 For Legion Music Camp; Granted from Royal Canadian Legion Endowment Fund
  • Turtle Mountain Flywheel Club Yearling Granting as Per Turtle Mountain Flywheel Club Endowment Fund

2024

DESIGNATED
Endowment Funds

Killarney Foundation Designated Funds

2023 & 2024

DESIGNATED
Killarney Hospital/Bayside Funds

Killarney Foundation Tri Hospital Funds
  • Patient/Staff Kitchen Renovations for Acute Care
  • Bayside 3 season room – furniture
  • Portable Ultrasound
  • Window Blinds for Activities/Offices/Sitting Area
  • Cryogun
  • Towel Warmers (2)
  • Handi-Van Reserve Fund

Be the pebble in the pond that creates the ripple for change.

 

— Tim Cook

Sowing Seeds for Positive Change

Our 2022 Grant Recipients

2022

UNDESIGNATED
Endowment Funds

Killarney Foundation Undesignated Funds
  • Killarney Turtle Mountain Fire Department Jaws of Life
  • Lakeland Regional Library Outdoor Picnic Shelter
  • Killarney Gun Club Lighting and Heaters
  • Killarney Garden Club Spring Planting
  • Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Pumphouse Assistance
  • Shamrock Centre Zamboni
  • Municipality of Killarney Turtle Mountain Handi-van Reserve Fund
  • Municipality of Killarney Turtle Mountain Sponsorship of Killarney Foundation Community Hall, Shamrock Centre
  • Killarney Gymnastics Club Equipment
  • Killarney Dance Club Equipment
  • Killarney School Amplification System for Hearing Impaired
  • Killarney Kiddie Korner Inc. Laminator
  • Lakeland Regional Library Lego and Furnishings
  • Killarney Elderly Persons Housing Carpet Replacement
  • Killarney Figure Skating Club Skating Dresses
  • R.M. of Argyle As Directed by Baldur & Area Endowment Fund
  • Killarney United Church Yearly Granting as Per Killarney United Church Endowment Fund
  • J.A.V. David Museum Yearly Granting as Per JAV David Museum Endowment Fund
  • Lakeland Regional Library Yearly Granting as Per Lakeland Regional Library Endowment Fund
  • Municipality of Harrison Park As Directed by Sandy Lake Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Yearly Granting as Per Killarney Lakeside Golf Club Endowment Fund
  • Municipality of Clanwilliam-Erickson As Directed by Clanwilliam-Erickson Endowment Fund
  • Killarney-Turtle Mountain Fire Department Yearly Granting as Per Killarney-Turtle Mountain Fire Department Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Garden Club – Planting Supplies; Killarney Beautification Endowment Fund
  • Holmfield Cemetery Fund As Directed by Holmfield Cemetery Endowment Fund
  • Lakeland Regional Library Yearly Granting as Per James Terekoff Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Food Bank Yearly Granting as Per Killarney Food Bank Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Anglican Church Yearly Granting as Per Killarney Anglican Church Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Minor Baseball Jerseys; Granted from Killarney Minor Sports Endowment Fund
  • Killarney Minor Hockey iPad; Granted from Killarney Minor Sports Endowment Fund
  • Turtle Mountain Flywheel Club Yearling Granting as Per Turtle Mountain Flywheel Club Endowment Fund

2022

DESIGNATED
Endowment Funds

Killarney Foundation Designated Funds