Foundation / Corporation
Burns Memorial Fund (BMF)
Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta registered charities in eligible locations for projects to benefit low-income children and youth under age 21. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include education, health, and recreation. Funding is intended for organizations working in Calgary.
Funded projects must align with at least one of the following goals:
Project grants are intended to support time-limited projects, seed or start-up activities, capital costs, one-time program costs, capacity-building or other similar endeavors.
Burns Memorial Fund is interested in a natural supports approach, which connects youth with positive family, community and peer relationships. Although a natural supports approach is not mandatory in this granting stream, preference will be given to organizations working from this perspective. For more information, see Working with Vulnerable Youth to Enhance Natural Supports: A Practice Framework in Supporting Documents below.
GrantWatch ID#: 156202
The average grant is $10,000 and grants never exceed $15,000.
Project grants are intended to support time-limited projects. Grants are not multi-year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Michelle Clarke, Executive DIrector: firstname.lastname@example.org or (403) 234-9396, ext 4
Email completed applications to: email@example.com.
Burns Memorial Fund
1120, 105 12th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1A1
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