Applying for Funding

Organizations eligible to receive funding are:

  • Charitable organizations with proof of status as defined by the laws of the country in which they operate. For example:
    • Registration number from the Canada Revenue Agency
    • 501(c)3 status in the United States
    • Registration number from the Charity Commission in England and Wales
    • Registration with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator
    • Registered charity number from the Charities Regulator in Ireland
  • Non-profit organizations with a business number or equivalent information
  • Community organizations
  • Indigenous groups


The following requests are not eligible for funding:

  • Goodwill advertising
  • Individuals
  • Research
  • Feasibility studies
  • Debt reduction campaigns
  • Business conferences, seminars, congresses and workshops
  • Service clubs and fraternal organizations
  • Third-party fundraisers
  • Professional associations and events
  • Private foundations
  • Religious organizations that do not provide non-denominational community support services
  • Professional sports teams
  • Students or alumni associations
  • Political donations

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