Thank You Lake of the Woods Community Foundation

Click here to learn more about their generous contributions!

FedNor is investing in the Wabigoon Community. Funding of $27,685, through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, will enable the Local Services Board to make improvements to its Memorial Hall.  

The facility is an important gathering place for the community and is used to host a variety of activities and special events for citizens of all ages.

Specifically, the funding will help extend the life of the facility and improve energy efficiency through the installation of exterior siding and LED light fixtures.

 

Thank You Lake of the Woods Community Foundation

Click here to learn more about their generous contributions!

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