Annual grant distribution report of The Canadian Polish Millennium Fund for 2016
TORONTO – November 2016
During 2016 the Millennium Fund distributed $137,350 in various categories.
Scholarships for students from various Canadian universities totaled $63,350.
Organizations received $44,250; libraries and publishing enterprises received $2,750; schools received $7,750.
In addition, $11,242.36 from the Orlinski Fund was divided among four recipients:
the Polish Scouting Association in Canada (ZHP pgK), Wawel Villa Seniors Residences – Orlinski Archive and Museum
dedicated to Polish soldiers, the Institute for Blind Children in Laski,
Poland, and scholarships awarded to students of Polish descent enrolled in a professional pilot training program.
The board approved scholarships for applicants (descendants of Home Army veterans) totaling $73,000 from the Zbigniew Czaplinski P.Eng. Fund at the Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation.
The hm. Barbara Glogowska and Mieczyslaw Stitski bursaries for members of the Polish Scouting Association totalled $1,000.