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Creston-Kootenay Foundation (CKF) Grant

Grants to British Columbia Charities
to Improve the Quality of Life

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Creston-Kootenay Foundation (CKF)

Deadline Date:

02/28/21 Receipt


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Grants to British Columbia registered charities for programs in the areas of the environment, education, youth, seniors, arts and culture, health, heritage and social welfare. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for residents in the communities in which the funding source operates, between Yahk and Riondel. The Foundation's goal is to do its part in making the local community a better place for all.

Funds may be available for some start-up projects filling recognized needs. Such projects must include some type of needs analysis as well as a financial plan that illustrates how the project will be viable beyond the start up stage.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 152898

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applications are only considered if they are made on behalf of charities that are registered with CRA (ie have a registered charity number) or if they are partnered with a registered charity. If you are not a CRA registered charity then you will need a partnering CRA registered charity.

Grants will not be awarded:
- To cover deficits or debts.
- To provide endowment funds.
- To pay for operating expenses.
- For sectarian, religious, or political purposes.
- To support fundraising campaigns or to respond to annual fundraising drives.
- To organizations that are totally government funded or directed.
- To organizations without a CRA Registered Charity number or who have not partnered with an agency that is registered with the CRA that is in possession of a Registered Charity Number.

Pre-Application Information:

- For the year 2021, all applications must be received by February 28, 2021.
- Grants will be awarded early in April 2021.

Applications can be emailed or mailed.

If a partner agency is to be used then the applicant must complete the Partnership Agreement Form below and submit it with the application.

Contact Information:

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

Creston-Kootenay Foundation
PO Box 701
British Columbia
V0B 1G0

Grant Coverage Areas:

Projects must be in the Foundation’s service area, which is between Yahk and Riondel.

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: British Columbia: Foundation’s service area: between Yahk and Riondel;

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