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Downtown Barrie B.I.A.’s “Curb Appeal” Event to Benefit the Lake Simcoe Watershed

September 10, 2014 - An Outdoor Dining Experience is almost SOLD OUT! Tickets are almost sold out for downtown Barrie's second annual "Curb Appeal" event on Friday, September 19, 2014, which showcases the best in downtown Barrie restaurants. Located at the beautiful city dock at Bayfield and Simcoe Streets, experience 5 courses prepared by 5 chefs. [...]

2014-09-10T19:12:52+00:00September 10th, 2014|

Geranium Homes: Showcasing Environmental Initiatives in the Lake Simcoe Watershed

August 1, 2014 - Geranium Corporation has been a key player in Ontario's home building and land development industry for over 30 years. Established in 1977 as a residential builder, Geranium is a fully integrated land development company with a complimentary home building division. Geranium’s approach to development and community building is evolving along with [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00August 1st, 2014|

26th Annual Conservation Dinner – is now SOLD OUT! Please contact the Foundation office to be waitlisted

The 26th Annual Conservation Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at The Manor at Carrying Place Golf Club in King and is now SOLD OUT! The Conservation Dinner is our annual signature fundraising event that supports priority restoration, protection and educational programs and projects in our Lake Simcoe watershed. There are still opportunities for "Watershed for Life" [...]

2014-04-25T17:40:41+00:00April 9th, 2014|

Your Feedback Needed! Scanlon Creek Conservation Area User Survey

Scanlon Creek Conservation Area User Survey Have you been to Scanlon Creek Conservation Area in Bradford lately? If you have (or even if its been awhile), Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) wants to hear from you! Take their user survey at for your chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Spinsanity Cycles [...]

2014-02-10T19:38:00+00:00February 10th, 2014|

Friends of Scanlon Creek Win Conservation Award!

We are thrilled to announce that on Thursday November 7, 2013 the Friends of Scanlon Creek won the Pioneering Green Communities Award at LSRCA's Conservation Awards night for all their tireless work to revitalize Scanlon Creek. Pioneering Green Communities Award New in 2013 is the Pioneering Green Communities Award. Open to individuals or groups who have [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00November 14th, 2013|

Media Release: Conservation Foundation Achieves Highest Standards for Public Confidence

Conservation Foundation Meets Highest Standards for Public Confidence Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation achieves Imagine Canada accreditation  Newmarket – August 14, 2013 – The Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation (LSCF) is thrilled to announce it is now accredited by Imagine Canada, through their highly- distinguished Standards Program for charitable and nonprofit organizations.  “The accreditation process was very [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00August 14th, 2013|

Thank You Lefroy Fire Department: Donation to LSCF

Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation is very pleased to announce the donation of $1,500 by the Lefroy Fire Department on May 23.  Andy Dickie of the Lefroy Fire Department presented the cheque to President Debby Beatty, which came from the proceeds from their annual perch fishing derby in February. Thank You Lefroy Fire Department!

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00May 30th, 2013|