BREAKING NEWS: $25K to $50K for Social Service, Food System and Childcare Organizations in Vancouver

Social Innovation Project Grants

Hi again Funds Fans!  A BRAND NEW funding opportunity just came up 🙂

The City of Vancouver’s Social Policy Division is pleased to announce a new project grant opportunity for Social Service, Food System and Childcare Organizations that will compliment Vancouver’s bold and ambitious plan for a healthy city for all. Organizations with time-limited projects that fit the strategic priorities of the City, and which match the three key strategic areas of the new Healthy City Strategy are encouraged to apply.

Projects that align with the Healthy City Strategy will be given favourable consideration. The Strategy aims to:

  • Increase the overall well-being of vulnerable populations,
  • Cultivate an engaged and connected city, and
  • Ensure livable environments now and into the future.

Social Innovation Project grants are for a one or two year term only.  Total funding is approximately $25,000 per project/year2-year projects should target around $50,000 total.  Deadline: Friday, October 11th, 2013.

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