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CN Donates $100,000 to HLF in Support of HDSB Students

As kids head back to the classroom, the Halton Learning Foundation is thrilled to announce a generous $100,000 gift from CN in support of low-income students of the Halton District School Board (HDSB). CN has been a long-time supporter of students and schools through the Halton Learning Foundation (HLF), with gifts totalling more than $800,000 […]

Oakville Rotary Clubs Help Students During School Closures

Oakville’s four Rotary Clubs are stepping up to ensure vulnerable students in the community are supported during school closures caused by the pandemic. The clubs have donated more than $2,600 to the Halton Learning Foundation (HLF) to help provide food and school necessities for students of the Halton District School Board (HDSB). -The Rotary Club […]

Eliminating Barriers During School Closures

HLF’s offices are closed due to the coronavirus. However, we are continuing to monitor email and will take requests for Eliminating Barriers funds from principals and social workers during school closures. School staff, please continue to contact us via email for support on behalf of your students who need some support. We will make arrangements […]

Requests to Support Halton Students up 40%

Since the beginning of the school year this September, the Halton Learning Foundation (HLF) has witnessed a 40% increase in the number of elementary and high school students who need some financial help. HLF has provided support for food, clothing, school supplies and learning opportunities for over 700 students of the Halton District School Board […]

HLF Grants $128K to HDSB Schools

Students across the Halton District School Board will benefit from more than $128,000 in school grants recently awarded by the Halton Learning Foundation (HLF). The grants will support programs and learning resources in Media Literacy, Numeracy, Mental Wellness, Physical Education, Arts and Music and the Environment. Sixty-one elementary and secondary schools across Halton received at […]

AIM Recycling Hamilton Donates $250,000 to Support Halton Students

The Halton Learning Foundation (HLF) celebrated its 15th Annual Benefit Bash on November 1 with a momentous announcement – a donation of $250,000 from American Iron & Metal, and its local division AIM Recycling Hamilton,  in support of low-income students in the Halton District School Board (HDSB). AIM Recycling Hamilton’s gift is the single largest one-year […]

Back to School Campaign Helps Level the Playing Field for Kids

Parents know that sending kids back to school can come with a hefty price tag for new clothes, school supplies and activity fees. For low-income parents, however, these additional costs are often beyond their means. Before the bell rings on day one of the new school year in September, the Halton Learning Foundation (HLF) will […]