2010

Oscar Peterson Statue, Ottawa, ON

The Hazel McCallion Foundation is proud to have awarded its first ever grant of $25,000 to the National Arts Foundation for the creation of the Oscar Peterson Statue in Ottawa. Standing in front of the National Arts Centre, the sculpture is a tribute to this renowned musician, dear friend and long time Mississauga resident.

The sculpture was unveiled on June 30, 2010 during a royal visit by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

The following are the successful applicants who have received grants from the Hazel McCallion Foundation for the Arts, Culture and Heritage:

Date:

Applicant:

Amount of Grant:

June 15, 2011

Mississauga Arts Council

$5,000

Sept. 26, 2011

Eleventh House Performing Arts

$5,000

Nov. 24, 2011

Canadian Federation of University Women Mississauga

$5,000

Feb. 27, 2012

The Chamber Music Society of Mississauga

$4,600

Feb. 27, 2012

Art Gallery of Mississauga

$5,000

Mar. 23, 2012

Community Living Mississauga

$1,000

Apr. 19, 2012

Heritage Mississauga

$5,000

Apr. 20, 2012

Carassauga Festival Inc.

$5,000

May 22, 2012

Mississauga Arts Council

$5,000

May 24, 2012

Mississauga Choral Society

$5,000

Apr. 25, 2013

The Mississauga Chinese Children’s Choir

$ 2,500

Apr. 25, 2013

Port Credit Village Project

$2,500

June 25, 2013

Hispanic Canadian Arts and Cultural Association

$1,500

Aug. 19, 2013

Mississauga Potters Guild  

$907

Feb. 4, 2014 Meadowvale Theatre Advisory Board $4,600
Mar. 10, 2014 Hispanic Canadian Arts & Culture Assoc. $2,500