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Community Fund for Canada's 150th


The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th will provide communities with thousands of small grants to support local projects, led by participating community foundations from coast to coast to coast. 

To learn more about the national initiative, visit the Fund's homepage.

Sign up (to the right) to start an application.

Applications are currently being accepted for the community foundations below, as well as for regions that do not have a community foundation. 

British Columbia

Clayoquot Biosphere Trust: September 1 – October 15, 2016
Columbia Valley Community Foundation: September 1 – October 31, 2016
Community Foundation of the North Okanagan: Ongoing
Community Foundation of the South Okanagan Similkameen: September 19 - November 4, 2016
Comox Valley Community Foundation: September 7 - October 22, 2016

Creston-Kootenay Community Foundation: Ongoing
LeRoi Community Foundation: June 23, 2016 - February 28, 2017
Prince Rupert Regional Community Foundation: June 30, 2016 - October 15, 2016
Revelstoke Community FoundationOngoing
Richmond Community Foundation: Ongoing
Shuswap Community Foundation: September 15 - October 31, 2016
Vancouver Community Foundation: September 5 - September 26, 2016* 
Visit here to learn more about how to apply in the Vancouver area.

Alberta
Battle River Community Foundation: September 1 – October 23, 2016
Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern AlbertaMay 30 - September 30, 2016
Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta: Ongoing
Drayton Valley Community Foundation: Ongoing
Edmonton Community Foundation: September 1 – September 30, 2016 (Edmonton Community Foundation will consider projects starting after December 1, 2016)
Red Deer & District Community Foundation: August 3 - October 3, 2016 4:30pm MST

Saskatchewan
Prince Albert and Area Community Foundation: September 14 - October 20, 2016
South Saskatchewan Community Foundation
: Ongoing


Manitoba 
Beautiful Plains Community Foundation: Ongoing
Big Grass Community Foundation Inc.: Ongoing

Cartwright and Area Foundation Inc.: August 16, 2016 - January 1, 2017
Dauphin & District Community Foundation: April 19 - November 30, 2016
Hamiota Community Foundation: September 19 - October 17, 2016

Minnedosa & District Foundation Inc.Ongoing
North Norfolk - MacGregor Foundation: Ongoing

Plum Coulee Community Foundation: May 5 - December 16, 2016 at 5pm CT
Reston and Area Foundation: Ongoing
Selkirk & District Community Foundation: Ongoing, deadlines of September 30, 2016 and February 28, 2017
The Boissevain and Morton Foundation Inc.: September 1 – October 14, 2016
The Winnipeg Foundation: September 1 – November 15, 2016
Tiger Hills Community Foundation Inc.: September 1 – October 31, 2016
Westshore Community Foundation Inc.: September 1 – October 15, 2016
Winkler Community Foundation Inc. : Ongoing

Ontario
Aylmer Area Community Foundation: May 5 - November 1, 2016 at 5pm ET. Review deadlines September 1; November 1, 2016

Barrie Community Foundation: September 1 – October 30, 2016
Burlington Community Foundation: September 15 - October 31, 2016
Caledonia Community Foundation: August 29 - September 30, 2016
Cambridge & North Dumfries Community Foundation: Ongoing

Community Foundation Grey Bruce: June 27 – September 30, 2016
Community Foundation of Halton North: September 15 - October 31, 2016
Community Foundation of Mississauga: September 1 – September 30, 2016 at 5pm ET
Community Foundation of Ottawa: August 22 - October 3, 2016 at 5:00pm ET
Elgin St. Thomas Community Foundation: August 12 - September 30, 2016
Grand Bend Community Foundation: August 15 - September 30, 2016

Hamilton Community Foundation: September 1, 2016 – January 2, 2017 (Hamilton Community Foundation will consider projects starting after May 1, 2017)
Oxford Community Foundation: June 15 - September 30, 2016
The Perth and District Community Foundation: June 20 - October 31, 2016
The Temiskaming Foundation: Ongoing, review dates - October 14, 2016; January 31, 2017
Thunder Bay Community Foundation: September 1 – October 14, 2016
Toronto Foundation: September 6 - October 19, 5:00pm ET 
WindsorEssex Community Foundation: September 2 – September 30, 2016

Quebec
Fondation communautaire de l'Estrie: Ongoing
Fondation Laurentides: September 1 – October 31, 2016
Outaouais*: September 22 - October 24, 2016, 5:00pm ET
*A regional collaboration; contact cfc150@communityfoundations.ca with any questions.

Newfoundland and Labrador
Community Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador: September 1 – October 31, 2016

New Brunswick
Fredericton Community Foundation Inc.: Ongoing
Fundy Community Foundation: August 24 - October 14, 2016

Nova Scotia
Community Foundation of Nova Scotia: Ongoing

Prince Edward Island
Community Foundation of Prince Edward Island
: July 11 - October 31, 2016

Northwest Territories 
Yellowknife Community Foundation
: Ongoing

The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th is a collaborative effort, seeded by the Government of Canada and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast, and matched and delivered locally by Canada’s 191 community foundations.