Community Foundation North Okanagan takes part in the Community Services Recovery Fund – a $400 million investment in charities and non-profits.
Now more than ever, charities and non-profits are playing a key role in addressing persistent and complex social problems faced by all Canadians. The Community Services Recovery Fund is a $400 million investment from the Government of Canada to support charities and non-profits as they focus on how to adapt their organizations for pandemic recovery.
Community Foundation North Okanagan (CFNO) is proud to be working with community foundations across Canada as part of the Community Services Recovery Fund. This fund is a collaboration between Canadian Red Cross, Community Foundations of Canada, and United Way Centraide Canada to provide funding to Community Service Organizations including non-profit organizations, Indigenous Governing Bodies and Registered Charities located in Canada. The Community Services Recovery Fund responds to what charities and non-profits need right now and supports organizations as they adapt to the long-term impacts of the pandemic.
Community Service Organizations can apply from January 6, 2023, until February 21, 2023.
Visit www.communityservicesrecoveryfund.ca to find out more about how to apply, explore resources for applicants, and sign up for upcoming webinars.
How can our organization apply? The Community Services Recovery Fund is accepting applications between January 6, 2023 and February 21, 2023 at 2:00 pm (PST) / 5:00 pm (EST).
- Download the Applicant Guide. This is the key document providing all information about the program and how to submit an application. Please make sure to review the Applicant Guide before submitting an application.
- Download the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (pdf) to find out about key dates and what organizations are eligible to apply.
- Watch this “Information Webinar” previously held on December 6, 2022, where Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) answers frequently asked questions, and provides insight on your next steps once the applications open on January 6, 2023.
- Watch this How to Apply Webinar (Recording). On January 12, 2023, the Canadian Red Cross, Community Foundations of Canada, and United Way Centraide Canada hosted webinars on how to apply to the Community Services Recovery Fund.
For a complete list of resources available visit: www.communityservicesrecoveryfund.ca/resources