Join us in Celebrating 20 Years of Giving

Formal Gala with Dinner & Live Auction

Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 6:30 - 10 p.m.
Location: Perch Bay Resort, 50 Darlington Drive, Kenora

Details: The evening will include guest host Kim Leduc of KimDoes807 with dinner catered by 901 Westside and live entertainment from Laura Cotton and Darcy Ura of the 22z. Silent auction featuring original pieces from local and regional artists and the auctioning of Trees LIVE in person and online.

Celebrating 20 Years of Giving. 
Gala & Auction Hosted By Kim Leduc of KimDoes807

This year’s Festival of Trees - 20 Years of Giving is shifting back to a more traditional event, with all attendees under one roof at the beautiful Perch Bay Resort. Those who enjoy bidding in the comfort of their own home still can RSVP and get a live stream and auction link. Trees will be auctioned off Saturday evening online. 

The following day we are holding the annual Family Tree Trail and Seniors' Tea, so all members of the community can take in holiday activities and view the trees.

Get Involved 

Purchase Tickets: Reserve your seats for the Gala Dinner now. You’ll receive sponsorship benefits & a charitable tax receipt

Art Lovers: Contribute to or buy from our silent art auction

Bring Home a Tree: Purchase a fully decorated tree at the Festival of Trees by bidding online the night of the event

Spread the Joy: Volunteer to decorate a tree or join our planning committee

Family Fun: Bring your loved ones to Sunday’s Tree Trail Tea & Activities 

Donate: Support the KLWCF 20 Years of Giving campaign


Lynn McAughey

Executive Director Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation 


Phone: 807-467-4427 

Address: 101 Park Street, Box 441, Kenora ON, P9N 3X4

Let us know you're attending the streaming of our live Auction

Online Auctioning of Trees
For those who can't make the event in person, you are invited to attend virtually. RSVP below and you'll receive a link to the live stream and auction so that you can take part in the comfort of your own home.
Family Tree Trail & Seniors' Tea

Date: Sunday December 3, 2023
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Perch Bay Resort, 
50 Darlington Drive, Kenora

Details: A free community event where you and your family can view all of the decorated trees, participate in kids holiday activities and enjoy coffee, tea and cookies.
  • Keewatin Skate Club's Christmas Decoration Crafting
  • Christmas Cookie Decorating
  • Carolling from G Clef & Music Men Choir
  • Hot Chocolate & Marshmallows compliments of Kenora Lions Club
  • Kid’s Cupcakes, Seniors’ Tea and Cake
  • Outdoor family games & activities with Kenora Devil's Gap Islanders, Green Adventures & The City of Kenora
  • Outdoor Learn to Ski with the Kenora Nordic & Biathlon Club


Meet the Organization

Every dollar contributed by a KLWCF donor or sponsor directly supports the work of the Kenora & Lake of the Woods Community Foundation, ensuring that we continue supporting charities, activities, and programs in your community. 

We look forward to the opportunity to celebrate 20 Years of Giving by partnering with you, your families, and our community influencers and leaders. Thank you in advance for your continued support and see you soon at the Festival of Trees.

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