Community Capital Grants Program in Canada

Deadline: 31-Jan-22

The Cochrane & District Community Foundation is pleased to launch the Community Capital Grants Program to help local non-profit organizations in Cochrane and Area with capital projects that aim to improve the quality of life in the community.

The Foundation supports all aspects of community well-being including support for:

Funding Information

Typically they don’t fund more than $5000 per project and on average about $1500.

Eligibility Criteria
  • Grants are for one-time capital expenditures, not operating costs (i.e. salaries, admin).
  • Grants are restricted to registered charitable organizations that benefit the residents of Cochrane and surrounding area.
  • They prefer projects that show support from other funding sources and collaboration.
  • They prefer projects that benefit the greatest community need.
  • They do not fund total project costs.
  • Funding is not available for deficit financing.
  • Schools are ineligible for funding. However projects that are managed by a local organization, with a school as a participant or benefactor, would be considered.
  • For-profit groups and individuals are ineligible for support.

To qualify the project must:

  • Leave a tangible legacy of good for community
  • Showcase collaboration and partnership
  • Have measurable impact

For more information, visit https://cochranefoundation.ca/grants-cc/#grants