Ingersoll Deputy Mayor Fred Freeman and local youth Jared Beauregard took part in a roundtable discussion on rural issues with Ontario’s minister of agriculture, food and rural affairs, Jeff Leal, at Simcoe’s town hall on Monday afternoon. Click here to read the article By Daniel R. Pearce of the Simcoe Reformer.
On Wednesday, September 23, 2015, GM Canada CAMI Assembly toured Fusion Youth Activity and Technology Centre (Fusion) and presented Fusion Manger, Andrea Brown, with a cheque for $10,000. In keeping with GM Canada’s values to encourage community engagement thereby making meaningful and lasting impacts in the community, Les Bogar, Plant Manager for CAMI Assembly, said in his cheque presentation, “Our entire CAMI team is proud to support the Fusion Youth Centre in its efforts to connect with the youth in the Ingersoll community. This is one way that we can help serve and improve the communities where we live and […]
Fusion Youth Centre Awarded $5,000 Loblaw Healthy Kids Grant The Fusion Youth Activity and Technology Centre is proud to announce they have been selected as the recipient of a 2015/16 Loblaw Healthy Kids Grant in the amount of $5,000. The funding will go towards Fusion’s Healthy Food Program which encourages a healthy lifestyle for youth with a focus on creating long lasting habits and attitudes towards healthy eating, and also, on enhancing their current Nutrition programs. Through these programs, Fusion will create innovative approaches to youth culinary programming, encourage youth to connect to their community and provide inclusive opportunities for […]
The Fusion Youth Activity and Technology Centre (Fusion Youth Centre) hosted the grand opening of the newly renovated Fusion Kitchen and Café, a state-of-the-art industrial kitchen on March 27th, 2015. Youth will now be able to prepare and serve healthy, locally sourced meals at an affordable cost thanks to a generous $103,500 grant from Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) and a $17,500 grant from Cold Springs Farms and Oxford Community Foundation. Ernie Hardeman, MPP for Oxford, Mayor Ted Comiskey and Fusion youth joined OTF representative, Sheila Simpson, and Oxford Community Foundation Representative, Tanya Murray in the ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening […]