Applying

Please note: Applicants must contact the Executive Director at least one week prior to the application deadline to review eligibility requirements and be invited to apply.

The Smart and Caring Grants - $2,500 - $20,000

Once each applicant has been invited to apply, an application package will be sent to the applicant.. Applications must be completed online. The successful applicants are determined based on established criteria and the granting priorities of the Foundation.

TIMELINE:
Application period: Will open November 6, 2017
Application deadline: January 26, 2018
Deliberation: Winter 2018
Applicant notification: End of May 2018
Grants Awarded:  June 2018

All eligible applications are reviewed by the Grant Making Committee.  Their grant recommendations are presented to the Foundation's Board of Directors for final approval.

  • Anniversary Grant

Please note: Applicants must contact the Executive Director at least one week prior to the application deadline to review eligibility requirements and be invited to apply.

The Anniversary Grant is a single grant of $40,000. The Anniversary Grant will be awarded to an applicant that is striving to address an identified community need and demonstrates strong partnerships, collective impact and sustainability. Shortlisted applicants will receive an invitation to submit a full application and present in person to the Grant Making Committee in early September. The Committee's grant recommendation is presented to the Foundation's Board of Directors for final approval in late September.

TIMELINE: NOW OPEN

Application Deadline:  CLOSED
Deliberation: Summer 2017
Application notification: end of September, 2017
Grant awarded: October, 2017