As part of its regular budget process, Champlain Township allocated $39,520 to local community groups for 2022. Community organizations within Champlain Township applied for supporting funds in October of 2021.
The 2022 recipients are as follows:
Vankleek Hill Skating Club: $995
Arbor Gallery Cultural Centre: $2,000
Vankleek Hill Agricultural Society: $4,000
Higginson Tower Committee: $3,000
Banque Alimentaire de L’Orignal: $1,000
Ancienne Prison de L’Orignal Old Jail: $8,500
Patrimoine L’Orignal-Longueuil Heritage: $4,525
Vankleek Hill Business & Merchant Association: $5,000
Vankleek Hill Sports Club: $1,000
La Baie Run: $1,000
St. John’s Anglican Church Women: $500
Additional financial support include the following Community Facility Usage Grants, whereby the municipality donates the use of its facilities in lieu of charging local not-for-profit organizations for using municipal facilities. The donated amounts related to the use of municipal facilities totals $7,165.
Canadian Cancer Society/Russell Gauley Pancake Breakfast: $1,502
Vankleek Hill & District Horticultural Society: $1,284
Club de l’amicale du village de L’Orignal: $2,100
Vankleek Hill Fiddle and Dance Association: $1,502
Club du reveil Vankleek Hill: $289
La Baie Run: $488.