Community Projects

Headwaters Communities In Action Projects

Headwaters Community Well-Being Report

What’s It About?

A report that includes data and stories to present a holistic picture of the well-being of Dufferin and Caledon.

What’s Next:

  • Continue to engage Community about the: Report’s findings
  • Support shared action on the Well-Being Report’s key priorities:
    • Alternative transportation options
    • Sustainable Regional Food Systems
    • Strengthen arts, culture and creative assets
    • Facilitate greater citizen engagement
  • Host focused community dialogues

Learn More…

Check out the The Headwaters Community Well-Being Report


Headwaters Trails System

What’s It About?

Championing an interconnected trails and active transportation system throughout the Headwaters and beyond.

What’s Next:

Learn More…

Check out the the Headwaters Trails section of our web site


Dufferin Not-For-Profit Support & Capacity-Building Project

What’s It About?

A pilot project to allocate funds to support innovation in Dufferin’s not-for-profit sector.

What’s Next:

  • Allocate an additional $60,000+ to innovative Not-For-Profit sector projects in 2011
  • Develop recommendations for the future based on this project’s experiences
  • Funding & Community Foundations Learning Event – Monday April 23rd, 2012, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Learn More…

Read up on the notes from the learning event >


Dufferin.Biz

What’s It About?

A collaborative project to market Dufferin County to attract new economic opportunities and businesses.

What’s Next:

  • Market Dufferin County as a region and support economic development efforts
  • Identify and approach target sectors
  • Support the capacity of local economic development committees as requested

Local Food Initiative

What’s It About?

Exploring opportunities to enhance local, sustainable food systems, food literacy and access to healthy food for all.

What’s Next


Collaborative Project Start-Up Support

What’s It About?

Acting as an incubator to collaborative projects that respond creatively to emerging community issues. HCIA is currently offering this support to the Gateway Community Centre.

What’s Next

  • Share  community knowledge and data
  • Identify potential partners
  • Assist in the formation, development and resourcing of collaborative community projects

 

 

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