Community Foundation Grants Open

The Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for the Community Priorities, Henry S. Varley Fund for Rural Life, and Youth in Action Grants Programs. 
 
The Community Priorities Fund is the Community Foundation’s largest granting program. Through two annual calls for applications, this fund will distribute $550,000 this year to charities and other qualified donees throughout Southwestern Alberta. Applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2023.
 
The Henry S. Varley Fund for Rural Life supports projects and initiatives from community organizations committed to sustaining a high quality of life throughout rural Southwestern Alberta. This fund grants to rural projects that demonstrate or provide innovation, community collaboration, education, or training. It will support the community with $200,000 this year. Applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2023.
 
Youth in Action Grants empower youth by encouraging collaboration on a project that will have a positive impact on the community. The projects funded by this grant program must be initiated, led, and organized by individuals (or a group) 25 years of age or younger, in collaboration with a charity or school. Application Deadline is Tuesday, February 28, 2023.
 
Anyone who is interested in learning about the application process is encouraged to attend a free grant information session on Thursday, February 9 at 10:30 a.m. via Zoom. Please RSVP to grants@cflsa.ca. The Zoom link will be shared upon registration confirmation.
 
More information on eligibility, funding criteria, and access to the applications for grants at the Community Foundation is available on the Community Foundation website. Applicants must be a qualified donee under the Canada Revenue Agency, or apply in partnership with one. All applications must be submitted online.
 
The Community Foundation’s Grants Coordinator is available to answer questions regarding the grant application process, and can be reached at 403-328-5297 or grants@cflsa.ca.

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Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9
Box 279
1037 Herron Avenue
Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0
Phone: 403-627-3130
Fax: 403-627-5070
Email: info@mdpinchercreek.ab.ca
Office Hours: By Appointment Only due to COVID-19
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