City of Thunder Bay - Recreation and Culture Division
06/26/20 4:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations and individual artists in eligible areas for projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for programs in the focus areas of youth, culture, and social services. Two types of grants are available: Operating Grants and Sustaining Grants. Eligible applicants are located in Thunder Bay.
Operating Grants are designed to support a variety of nonprofit community, youth, and cultural organizations that have an ongoing presence in Thunder Bay and a track record of providing quality programming and/or services. Operating Grant eligible expenses include:
Sustaining Grant: After successfully completing five (5) years of operating funding from the City, City Council may consider placing an applicant into the Sustaining Grant category. This Grant is intended to support an organization with a proven track record. It is available on an on-going basis in terms at a maximum of five (5) years to well-established nonprofit organizations that work to provide a service to the City of Thunder Bay, its residents and visitors.
For information about funding criteria, see: https://www.thunderbay.ca/en/city-hall/resources/Documents/Grants-Incentives-and-Funding-Programs/TB2181B---2021-Guidelines--Criteria-Final.pdf#page=5
For information about the City of Thunder Bay Strategic Plan, see: https://www.thunderbay.ca/en/city-hall/resources/Documents/Grants-Incentives-and-Funding-Programs/TB2181B---2021-Guidelines--Criteria-Final.pdf#page=10
GrantWatch ID#: 157588
Operating Grant: The maximum total funding available for allocation among all Community, Youth. and Cultural groups in the Operating Category is $160,000. The City reserves the right to allocate less than the maximum available based on applications received.
Sustaining Grants are up to a 5-year term.
Operating Grant: The maximum term for this grant is three years and it may be renewed from term to term, but not necessarily at the same level of funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or mail to:
Community, Youth & Cultural Funding Program
Recreation & Culture Division
Victoriaville Civic Centre
111 Syndicate Ave. S. - Main Floor
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S4
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