Mission Statement

Improving lives in the City of Kawartha Lakes by engaging people and working together.

Vision Statement

Building commitment and communities.


  • Provide non-partisan leadership in social change by focusing attention and resources on issues related to our mission.
  • Endorse innovation, partnerships and collective action to stimulate new ideas, create opportunities and build relationships that advance our mission and build community.
  • Respect community wisdom and encourage citizen involvement in mobilizing communities.
  • Encourage and promote volunteerism and volunteer leadership in all that we do.
  • Demonstrate trust, integrity, transparency, efficiency, inclusivity and respect in all our actions, programs and relationships by maintaining the highest ethical standards.
  • Embrace diversity by reaching out to and building on the diversity within our community and proactively removing barriers to participation.


Penny Barton Dyke

Penny Barton Dyke, Executive Director

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Malcolm Weaver

Malcolm Weaver, Financial Administrator

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Shantal Ingram

Shantal Ingram, Community Investment Coordinator

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