Town of The Blue Mountains
Grants to the Town of The Blue Mountains, Ontario nonprofit organizations and business associations for initiatives, events, and projects that contribute to the quality of life in the local community. Funding may also be requested to defray the cost of renting a facility for events. The event or activity for which funding is being sought must be located within the Town and primarily provide benefits for local residents.
The Committee will give consideration to events/initiatives/projects aligning with the Town’s Vision: "Encompassing the best of Ontario Experience. A complete community designed to last, where opportunities abound."
Please note that this application form shall also be used by applicants seeking rental subsidization of Town-owned facilities (i.e. Beaver Valley Community Centre, Lion’s Park Pavilion, etc.).
GrantWatch ID#: 163985
The applicant’s organization, within the fiscal year, must spend grant funding on the purpose for which it was awarded.
Grants are available to not-for-profit organizations and Business Associations, which, in the judgment of the Committee of the Whole, make a unique contribution to the quality of life in the local community.
The event or activity for which funding is being sought, must be located in the community, and/or primarily provide benefits for local residents.
The Grants and Donations Program funds operating projects, events or activities only, and does not fund capital projects or debt payments. Grants and Donations and Local Business Association Initiative Funding cannot be used to fund/pay off deficits.
Organizations and Business Associations are eligible for grants provided they demonstrate managerial expertise and good financial management as measured by the Applicant’s responses within this application. Good financial management will be measured by, but not limited to, such things as operating within the annual budget, lack of a deficit, internal controls and regular financial reporting.
Priority will be given to applications completed and received by Friday, January 12, 2018.
Applications will be submitted to the Committee of the Whole in early 2018 for Council’s consideration. All applicants will be updated via email throughout the consideration process.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please submit your completed application to:
Grants and Donations
Finance and IT Services
32 Mill Street
If you have questions regarding the application or application process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-599-3131 ext. 227.
Town of The Blue Mountains