There are many different funding options to support community planning, capacity building
Grants with upcoming deadlines:
Covid-19 Support and Response
Covid Community Roots Programs purpose is to provide support for popluations most vulnerable by the Covid -19 crisis. Through grants up to a maximum of 5,000, Alberta Blue Cross, Alberta Recreation and Parks Association and Communities ChooseWell are partnering to support the social, mental, emotional and phsycial well-being of vulnerable populations in rural, remote and secodary communities across Alberta.
June 15, 2020
The Community Initiatives Program (CIP), Operating grant stream supports core operations and capacity building for non-profit organizations whose mission, outcomes, and services makes an impact in one of the following priority areas:
- Enhancing the quality of life of Albertans by providing direct programs and services that address social issues
Alberta Recreation and Parks Association
Provides a list of grant programs offered by ARPA and more.
Communities ChooseWell, Alberta Recreation
Communities ChooseWell is excited to announce a new grant opportunity to help communities create healthier eating environments in their recreation facilities!
Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues
Community leagues can apply for additional grants through various foundations, governments, businesses, associations and Alberta Lottery.
HOW DO I WRITE A GRANT APPLICATION? Once you’ve identified the best funding source for your project, it’s time to write your grant application. There are many resources that can take the fear out of putting your ‘ask’ on paper.
Board Development - Writing a grant proposal
The Board Development Program, part of Alberta Culture and Tourism, publishes information bulletins on a variety of topics relevant to nonprofit board members or senior staff seeking to improve skills and gain knowledge in governance. This bulletin provides tips for writing grant proposals, which is often an important task for board members and other staff of not-for-profit organizations.