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for Programs that Empower Women and Girls

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Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo

Deadline Date:

01/29/21 Midnight


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Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations and registered charities in eligible regions for projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for local service projects that strengthen and support female children and adults. Grants are awarded for activities that focus on empowering girls and women. Projects must benefit girls and women in the Kitchener-Waterloo community.

The Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo is a local district of Zonta International, a leading global organization of professional women working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Zonta International, its districts, and its clubs are nonsectarian and nonpartisan. 

​​Throughout the year, the Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo organizes events that are interesting and fun. The funds raised from these events are used to support projects that empower women and girls locally.

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GrantWatch ID#: 150252

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Not for profit and charitable organizations in Kitchener Waterloo, with local projects that support and empower women and girls, are encouraged to apply for a grant.

Organizations which are eligible for grants are ones which:
- Provide services that benefit women in the Kitchener-Waterloo community;
- Make services available without discrimination as described by the Ontario Human Rights Code;
- Issue an annual report which includes financial statements;
- Complete the Zonta Club's grant application with a full outline, including projected costs, of the project for which the grant is being requested and,
- Undertake to provide a full report on the project when it is completed, if requested.

Grants will not be provided for:
- Professional growth opportunities for staff of the organization unless specifically related to the proposal, or
- Ongoing administration costs of an organization.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by midnight on Friday, January 29, 2021.

About the Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo:

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Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit applications by email to:
Subject Line: Zonta KW Grant Application 2021

Any queries should be directed to Jane Newman, Chair, Grants Committee at the above email address.

Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo

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