Funding Announced Supporting Ontario's Non-Profits

Posted On Tuesday August 24, 2021

The Government of Ontario’s Community Building Fund – Capital stream provides support for non-profits, Indigenous communities and Municipalities in the community sport and recreation sectors. The fund will help strengthen communities by supporting the repair, renovation or retrofitting of existing sport and recreation facilities to address local community need or public health requirements identified through COVID-19.  

  • Applications will be accepted starting September 1, 2021
  • Application deadline: September 29, 2021 at 5 PM ET

Are you eligible for the Capital stream?

Organizations applying to the fund need to operate or manage sport and recreation facilities in Ontario that serve the public at-large, and?must be one of the following: 

  • A charitable organization or public foundation registered as a charity by the?Canada Revenue?Agency 
  • An organization incorporated as a not-for-profit corporation without share capital in a Canadian?jurisdiction 
  • A First Nation?/ Métis / Inuit or other Indigenous?community 
  • A Municipality 

If your organization requires application support, join the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) for an information session and/or book a one-on-one coaching call.

When: August 23, 2021 – September 22, 2021

Virtual Information Sessions: OTF Program Managers will deliver these sessions and they will cover eligibility requirements and fund details. There will also be time for questions at the end of the presentation. Visit our sign up page and register early.

One-on-one Coaching: If you have specific questions related to your grant application, you can schedule a one-on-one coaching call with an OTF Program Manager. Use the online booking tool to schedule a coaching call in advance. 

If you have any other questions, please contact the OTF Support Centre at 1 800 263-2887 or at Monday to Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM ET.

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