Emergency Community Support Fund – Round 2 of COVID-19 Relief funds now open for application

An Additional $60,000 Available to North Okanagan Charities

VERNON (October 5, 2020) – The Community Foundation of the North Okanagan (CFNO) is pleased to announce an additional $60,000 has been made available for COVID-19 relief through the partnership with the Government of Canada. 

The Government of Canada launched the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) across the county in partnership with United Way Canada, Community Foundations of Canada, and the Canadian Red Cross. Each organization is offering funding based on their unique criteria, but all grants are intended to support the most vulnerable affected by the pandemic in our communities. Eligible applicants are encouraged to apply.

CFNO applications are being accepted until October 30, 2020 on the national portal: https://cfc-fcc.smapply.ca/prog/ECSF/ 

To learn more about the community efforts to support the charitable sector during COVID-19, please visit our website – Community Foundation of the North Okanagan: www.cfno.org  or contact [email protected]

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