Eligibility & Exclusions

To be eligible for consideration of support, organizations must meet the following criteria:

+ A registered nonprofit charity in Canada

+ At least one paid staff person

+ Completed a tax return or financial audit for the previous fiscal year

No grants will be made to support:

+ Endowments

+ Annual fundraising drives or fundraising events/galas

+ Individuals

+ Religious institutions seeking support for programs whose participants are restricted by religious affiliation or whose activities promote a particular creed

+ Other granting agencies or foundations for ultimate distribution to agencies or programs of its own choosing

+ Units of government (municipalities, school districts, etc.) for services within their normal responsibilities

+ Replacement of government dollars that previously supported a program