City Enrichment Fund

The City of Hamilton invests in the community by providing grants through the City Enrichment Fund.  The City Enrichment Fund 2016 intake process is closed.

The City Enrichment Fund Six Program Areas:

Agriculture

 
Operating Grants (both Established and Emerging Organizations)
Kristin Huigenbos
Coordinator, Planning & Economic Development

Henry Swierenga
Member Representative, Ontario Federation of Agriculture

Joe Gravina
Coordinator, Business Facilitation, Planning & Economic Development 

Arts

 
Operating  (Established Professional)
George Wale
Retired Curator

Marilo Nunez
Theatre, General Manager Hamilton Fringe Festival

Rachel Rensink-Hoff
Assistant Professor, Music. Brock University

Operating  (Semi-Prof. / Emerging / 5 K)
Shelley Niro
Artist

Lisa O'Connoll
Artistic Director, Pat the Dog Theatre Creation

Hugh Fraser
Retired Music Critic (Ham. Spectator)

Festivals (Established and Emerging)
Ian Ross
Retired Arts Administrator

Rian Malloch
Festival Consultant/Programming Chair Sound of Music Burlington

Jamie Tennant
Music Programmer and Writer

Creation & Presentation (Established and Emerging)
Tyler Tekatch
Video Artist and Film Maker

Lisa Pijuan-Nomura
Theatre Performer, Artist, Dancer

Mark Furukawa
DJ. Owener, Dr. Disc

Carmela Laganese
Artist and Assistant Professor, McMaster University

Capacity (Arts and CCH programs)
Alli Sabourin
Strategic & Business Planning Coordinator

Annelisa Pedersen
Business Advisor, Community and Emergency Services

Sonia Mirva
Project Manager, Culture & Tourism   

Communities, Culture & Heritage

 
Events & Established Activity Large
Sarah Linfoot-Fusina
Cultural Projects Specialist, Culture & Tourism

Michael McAllister
Curatorial Program Assistant, Culture & Tourism

Peter Topalovic
Project Manager, Public Works

Established Activity Small
Jennifer Paquette-Smith
Cultural Projects Specialist, Culture & Tourism

Chris Redford
Heritage Presentation Coordinator, Culture & Tourism

Debra Seabrook
Curator, Hamilton Steam & Technology Museum, Culture & Tourism   

New Projects
Franca Hicks
Curatorial Program Assistant, Culture & Tourism

Beth Wakeford
Cultural Projects Specialist, Culture & Tourism

Capacity (Arts and CCH programs)
Alli Sabourin
Strategic & Business Planning Coordinator, Planning & Economic Development   

Annelisa Pedersen
Business Advisor, Community and Emergency Services

Sonia Mirva
Project Manager, Culture & Tourism   

Community Services


Joahnna Cruz
Case Manager, OW-Central, Community and Emergency Services     

Jennifer Fortman-Nossey
Team Lead, Community and Emergency Services

Ashley Greenwood
Case Manager, OW-Mountain, Community and Emergency Services

Courtney Groves
Program Lead, Inclusion, City of Hamilton, Recreation

Julia Horton
Employment Services Clerk, Community and Emergency Services

Andrea McDonald
Senior Project Manager, Parks and Cemeteries, Public Works

Yasmeen Mirza
Employment Development Counsellor, Community and Emergency Services

Trisha Montgomery
Training Coordinator, Community and Emergency Services

Karen Morgan
Home Management Worker, Community and Emergency Services

Tracy Newton
OW Case Manager II, Community and Emergency Services

Maryann Pecar
Subsidy Eligibility Worker, Community and Emergency Services

Grant Wilson
Employment Development Counsellor, Community and Emergency Services

Environmental

 
Capacity Building
Brian Montgomery
Senior Project Manager, City of Hamilton, Public Health

Adrienne Kupchanko
Policy/Program Analyst, City of Hamilton, Public Works

Lugene Donelson
Business Initiatives Coordinator, City of Hamilton, Public Works

Sport & Active Lifestyles


Alexa Soares
Sports Specialist, Recreation

Alana Henderson
Sports Specialist, Recreation

Katrusia Marunchak
Sports Specialist, Recreation

James O'Brien
Recreation Development Consultant, Recreation

Courtney Groves
Program Lead, Inclusion, City of Hamilton, Recreation

Bev Brown
Sport & Recreation Administrative Clerk, Recreation

Michelle Bowerman
Sport & Recreation Administrative Clerk, Recreation

Deb MacVicar
Sport & Recreation Administrative Clerk, Recreation

Ritta Nazzi      
License & Lease Coordinator, Recreation

Melissa Steep
Marketing Co-Ordinator, Recreation

Steve Sevor
Manager, Sports Policy & Allocation, Recreation

Thursday, February 4, 2016
9:30 am
Grants Sub-Committee Meeting
Room 264
Meeting Agenda  (PDF, 1811 KB)

Friday, May 27, 2016
9:30 am
Grants Sub-Committee
Room 830
Meeting Agenda (PDF, 14.7 MB)

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 9:30 am
    Grants Sub-Committee Report to General Issues Committee
  • Wednesday, June 22, 2016
    General Issues Committee Report to Council at 5 pm

Friday, September 9, 2016
9:30 am
Grants Sub-Committee Meeting
Room 264

Thursday, October 27, 2016
9:30 am
Grants Sub-Committee Meeting
Room 264

2015

2016

Contact 

Rosanna Melatti
Administrative & City Enrichment Fund Coordinator
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4524
Email: rosanna.melatti@hamilton.ca