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Grants of $2,500 to Canada nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs to improve the lives of residents in rural communities. Organizations must be nominated by local farmers, who may consider recommendations made by local community members. In previous years, grants have been awarded to agricultural societies, 4-H clubs, playgrounds, daycares and school projects, community sporting organizations, libraries, and health/service groups. Eligible territories those within the agricultural producing areas of Northeastern BC (Peace River District), Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island).
Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities is a program aimed at strengthening rural communities by equipping local non-profit organizations with funds to carry out much-needed community work. The aim is for farmers to help improve the lives of many people living in rural communities.
Projects must be within the community or surrounding region where the winning entrant resides.
GrantWatch ID#: 179771
A total of 66 grants (two per territory) will be randomly awarded in 33 territories across Canada.
Grants of $2,500.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application (for farmers): https://canadasfarmers.ca/apply-now/application-form
Suggest a charity (non-farmers): https://canadasfarmers.ca/apply-now/suggest-a-charity
Or please mail application to Ag in the Classroom at:
Agriculture in the Classroom-MB Inc.
Box 278, Group 327
RR#3, Selkirk, MB R1A 2A8
For a map of eligible territories, see: https://www.canadasfarmers.ca/wp-content/uploads/pdf/territory-map.pdf
Canada: Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan;
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