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Community Leaders Program

Orillia Community Leaders Program

The Community Leaders Program fosters meaningful partnerships between OrilliaMatters and local businesses & organizations that are committed to investing back into the community through expanding local news coverage.

This partnership allows us to grow local coverage and enhance areas of content that were underserved in the past.

Working with local businesses through this program helps us to hire more local journalists and create more stories, in turn helping to keep OrilliaMatters at the forefront of reporting while continuing to develop new features for our sites. 

In a news climate where many media outlets are cutting back on coverage, the Community Leaders Program allows us to restore some of the content that we as a community have previously experienced a decrease in, such as local sports, arts & entertainment, the environment, human interest stories and follow-up coverage.    

We feel fortunate to have the opportunity to continue to develop new features for our readers, while offering rewarding partnerships to the leaders in our community.


*Our Community Leader Program partners support local news through this initiative, but they have no influence over the editorial content in the sections they sponsor as a part of this program.

Featured Listings (5)

The Peggy Hill Team Remax Hallmark (Orillia)

The Peggy Hill Team Remax Hallmark (Orillia)

Thanks to the support of Peggy Hill Remax Hallmark Realty we are able to share new features like Rooted on OrilliaMatters. Rooted articles share stories about the people and places that make us proud to call our community home
Housser's Paint & Wallpaper

Housser's Paint & Wallpaper

Housser's Paint & Wallpaper is recognized as a Community Leader through its investment in creating more opportunities for local charities and not for profits to get the word out about important local events, community activities and needs
McLean & Dickey Insurance

McLean & Dickey Insurance

Thanks to the support of McLean & Dickey Insurance we are able to share new features like Helpers on OrilliaMatters.com. Helpers articles share stories about people making positive impacts in our community.
Mortgage Man - Dominion Lending Centres Mark Goode

Mortgage Man - Dominion Lending Centres Mark Goode

Thanks to the support of Mortgage Man - Dominion Lending Centres Mark Goode we are able to share new features like Pursuit on OrilliaMatters.com. Pursuit articles share stories related to the world of local sports and the people involved in them.
Sunshine Super Wash

Sunshine Super Wash

Thanks to the support of Sunshine Super Wash we are able to share new features like Inspire on OrilliaMatters.com. Inspire shares stories about local youth taking action to make a difference in our community.

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