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APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED

The County Community Foundation Recognizes Canada’s
National Celebration with a Special Grants Program in 2017

APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED

 

WITH THESE EXCITING GRANT PROGRAMS, THE FOUNDATION CONTINUES TO SUPPORT
PEC ORGANIZATIONS DOING AMAZING WORK IN OUR COMMUNITY.

 

Community Fund for Canada’s 150th – 2nd Round

Purpose:  To celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday

Focus:  Grants are available to registered charities offering projects and programs for County Youth.
Preference is for projects supporting the CCF’s 2013 Vital Signs Report three priorities: Food Security, Learning and Transportation. General projects that support the Canada 150 Fund priorities will also be considered.  

Special conditions:  Applicants must match the grant in cash or in-kind (volunteer time for example)

Project Size: Up to $10,000 grant projects (plus matching) for up to $20,000 total projects.  

Number available:  Up to 5 or 6

More information and application: 
http://www.countycommunityfoundation.ca/community-fund-for-canadas150th-2.php

PEC Fund

Purpose:  The People Engaged in Community Fund provides grants to registered charities for projects in the County which support the residents of Prince Edward County.

Focus:  Projects MUST focus on the CCF’s 2013 Vital Signs Report three priorities: Food Security, Learning, and Transportation.

Project Size:  Generally between $1,000 and $5,000

Number available:  Typically between 3 and 5

More information and application:  http://www.countycommunityfoundation.ca/pec-fund.php

Community Justice Fund

Purpose:  The Community Justice Fund provides grants to registered charities in the County offering recreational or educational programs for young people, including programs and initiatives which educate on risky and/or
offending behaviour, positively influence both adult and young offenders, and promote community safety.  

Focus:  Grants will be given to organizations which deliver these programs to PEC residents.

Project Size:  Generally between $1,000 and $5,000  

Number available:  Typically up to 4 projects

More information and application:
http://www.countycommunityfoundation.ca/photos/custom/CJF2017application.pdf  

 

The CCF strongly encourages all interested groups to undertake a consultation before submission.  

An Open House to provide information regarding applications to all these grant programs will be held on Monday, February 6, 2017 at the Edward Building from 4:00 pm until 5:30 pm. Applicants can inquire about project eligibility, available funds, and the focus areas for each grant program. Consultations can also be arranged by contacting info@countycommunityfoundation.ca

All Applications are due on March 3, 2017 at 12:00 noon.  

No exceptions.