City of Whitehorse
05/14/21 4:30 PM
Grants to Yukon nonprofit, faith-based, recreational, and community organizations in eligible locations to offset the cost of property taxes and rent paid in lieu of taxes. Funding is intended to assist organizations that serve people with disabilities, low-income people, the elderly, and individuals with special needs. Requests will also be considered from organizations leasing municipal properties, animal shelter facilities, and museums. Eligible applicants are located in Whitehorse.
GrantWatch ID#: 181451
The Council may annually identify an amount in the City's operating and maintenance budget from which grants approved under the provisions of this policy may be allocated. Subject to Council's direction otherwise, such allocation will be based on the following criteria:
1) Eligible organizations that pay municipal taxes and have combined revenues and current assets of $500,000 and under may be eligible for a grant allocation of 100% of taxes owed.
2) Eligible organizations that pay municipal taxes and have combined revenues and current assets greater than $500,000 and less than $1,000,000 may be eligible for a grant allocation of 100% of taxes owed on the first $500,000 and 50% on the remainder less than $1,000,000.
3) Eligible organizations that pay municipal taxes and have combined revenues and current assets of $1,000,000 and over may be eligible for a grant allocation of 50% of taxes owed.
If an eligible organization pays rent in lieu of taxes, the grant allocation is based on the taxes paid by the owner of the rental building and the portion thereof occupied by the applicant, subject to the policies stated above.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please email completed applications to email@example.com or drop off completed applications in the drop box located at the City of Whitehorse:
2121 Second Avenue
Direct questions to the Financial Analyst at the email address above or call 668-8634.
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