Articles: Spotlight – People making a difference

Thinking local and long-term – John & Leslie’s idea of giving

John and Leslie Doherty always make giving to their community a personal priority. “John and I care a lot about Cambridge and North Dumfries,” says Leslie. “We wanted to give in a way that would continually help the people who live here.” After considering their options the Dohertys decided to establish an unrestricted community fund… Read more »

2013 David Borges Award Winner

In 2013, the Community Foundation was proud to extend the award to DeZurik. This long-standing industrial company has a small local operation however, DeZurik posed as undeniable proof that community impact has little to do with the size of a group and much to do with the heart. Fundraising efforts are a regular topic at their… Read more »