City of Toronto – Community Funding Announcement- Deadline May 4, 2018

Posted on February 22, 2018


 Funding Opportunity – Neighbourhood Grants Program – Deadline May 4, 2018

Are you a RESIDENT-LED GROUP with a great event idea that needs funding?

Grants of $1,000 – $3,000 are available to activate your neighbourhood and advance the Toronto Strong Neighbourhood Strategy 2020 (TSNS 2020).

What is the Neighbourhood Grants Program?

The Neighbourhood Grants program will make available small grants of $1,000-$3,000 to resident-led groups to help them inspire their neighbourhoods with events or activities held between July 15 and December 31, 2018.

 A maximum of $5,000 will be available in each of the 39 identified neighbourhoods (31 Neighbourhood Improvement Areas or 8 Emerging Neighbourhoods).

 Visit the Neighbourhood Grants web page for more details and to find out if you’re eligible to apply:

 See the list of 39 identified neighbourhoods under the Eligible Neighbourhoods tab.

  • Download a working document of sample application questions (in Word doc) to help you kick start your planning!
  • Find contacts of your local Community Development Officer for questions, list of eligible and ineligible expenses, guidelines for your mentor, etc.
  • The Online Application Form will be open starting April 3rd.
  • Deadline for applications is May 4, 2018.

If your group is eligible, you are strongly encouraged to attend a Neighbourhood Grant Planning Session to be held in March and/or April.

Check out the list of meetings for your local Neighbourhood Grant Planning session.

February 2018