The Young Awards Foundation

Arts opportunities for school children in Mississppi Mills are a vital aspect of a complete education

How to Contribute

We appreciate all of the support we receive! Contributions to the Young Awards Foundation are used to fund arts initiatives benefitting students in the schools of Mississippi Mills, Ontario.

Attend the Gala

The Young Awards Foundation’s main fundraising event is a formal Gala that takes place in May. Find out how to buy tickets here.

Contribute to the Silent Auction

The silent auction which takes place at the Gala is a vital part of our fundraising efforts. Read more here.

Other ways to help

We also welcome volunteers, cash donations and new ideas.

Make a donation

The Young Awards Foundation welcomes donations at any time of the year! Please contact us at info(at) for information, or mail donations directly to the Foundation.


There are many ways to volunteer with the Young Awards Foundation!

Short-term positions include helpers for the weekend of the gala (help is required with load-in, set-up, decoration set-up, assistance to the technical crew, clean-up, and several other areas). For more information about this year’s gala opportunities or to sign up, please contact

Long-term positions include membership on the following committees: Executive, Gala, Funds Distribution, and Awards. For more information, please contact