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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Schools & Local Organizations
to Build Capacity to Better Serve Their Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Canada Post Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

04/17/15 11:59 PM EST

Description:

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Grants of up to $50,000 to to Canada nonprofit organizations, school programs and community organizations serving the local community. Projects must be community-based and build the capacity of existing programs. Capacity building may include augmenting a service, adding a service, serving a new geographic territory or the purchase, construction or addition of new equipment or new facilities.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 153412

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$1,200,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

Request Limit: Up to $50,000.
Typical Grant Range: $5,000 - $25,000.
School/Parent Organizations: Up to $15,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for funding from the Canada Post Community Foundation, your organization must:

-Be a registered charity with a Canadian Charitable Registration Number OR a registered non-profit organizations with a valid B/N business registration number OR a school (as defined by the education act in each province) OR an unregistered community organization OR a community library OR a registered Canadian amateur athletic association.

-Have a volunteer Board of Directors/organizing committee (this does not apply to schools and community libraries). While paid employees can be used to deliver programming, the Board of Directors must be unpaid positions (payment for expenses incurred by the Directors is acceptable).

-Have a detailed plan for the project being submitted.

-Have a budget for the project being submitted.

Pre-Application Information:

Click "Apply Now" here: http://www.canadapost.ca/cpo/mc/aboutus/cpfoundation/criteria.jsf

Applicants are informed of the grant decisions in August.

Contact Information:

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

community@canadapost.ca

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

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