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Nominations are Open for the 5th Annual Volunteer Recognition Awards

Volunteers rarely seek recognition.  But the Kawartha Lakes Sport and Recreation Council (KLSRC) knows how much they contribute to the sport and recreation community in Kawartha Lakes.  Think of that favourite coach that helped build your confidence or that always reliable volunteer willing to take on any task or the… Read More

Volunteers Recognized at 4th Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner

Ivan Goodhand, Allyssa Adams, and Stephen Hayman were presented with Volunteer of the Year awards at the 4th Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner hosted by the Kawartha Lakes Sport and Recreation Council. The Optimist Club of Lindsay was also recognized as Volunteer Organization of the Year for their collaborative approach to… Read More

$68,600 and $66,300 Grants Support Kawartha Lakes Sport and Recreation

On Wednesday, the Kawartha Lakes Sport and Recreation Council (KLSRC) welcomed members of the sport and recreation community to a special ceremony at the 4th Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner to mark the launch of the Accessible and Adaptive Recreation Project and the Physical Literacy Network for Early Learning Providers. Local… Read More

Volunteers recognized at KLSRC’s 2nd annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner

Kevin Tysiak, Lori Grills, and Bernice Mitchell were presented with Volunteer of the Year awards at the 2nd Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner hosted by the Kawartha Lakes Sport and Recreation Council. Lindsay Wildcats Basketball was also recognized as Volunteer Association of the Year for their work over the past 20… Read More

Snow Shoes for Students

In 2014, Central Senior School and Community Care submitted a joint application to the GoodLife Kids Foundation which aimed to support sustainable opportunities for the physical activity of children. The GoodLife Kids Foundation approved nearly $10,000 for the purchase of equipment to launch new programming for children in the City… Read More