Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta nonprofit organizations for new initiatives related to the arts, services and programs, and recreational facilities. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be requested for either capital or operating support. Consideration will be given to recreation (leisure and sports), arts and culture, leadership development, and healthy living programs taking place locally.
Grants will be prioritized on the following criteria:
a. Initiative result will be new and innovative services;
b. Evidence of joint planning between groups;
c. Ongoing sustainability of the project;
d. Clear and well-organized program / project plan.
Applicants must demonstrate that the initiative will have long-term benefits to the community.
Applicants must demonstrate community and/or regional partnerships for the initiative.
GrantWatch ID#: 175182
Grant funding may be less than that sought by the applicant and will not exceed $5,000 unless a special need is clearly identified. All requests for funding over $5,000 will be referred to County Council for consideration.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit completed applications to:
Crystal McNernie, Parks and Recreation Supervisor
Fax: (780) 723-5066
Arts & Recreation Initiatives Fund
2716 - 1st Avenue
For questions, contact the Parks & Recreation Department:
Phone: 780-723-4800 2716
Toll free: 1-800-665-6030