Places to Find Funding
This page contains links to funding sources for Canadian individuals and organizations. The links include government, individual foundations, and corporate sponsorships.
The Vancouver Foundation funds a wide variety of programs and projects in a variety of areas. Here you will find information about their granting programs and the application processes.
The enp funding program provides matching grants to non-profit organizations in BC that are interested in starting or expanding a business. Program funding helps organizations conduct planning activities related to the development or growth of a business venture.
Government gaming grants allow eligible organizations to apply for gaming revenues to support a broad range of programs and services. Find out more about eligibility and the application process here.
The grants database on the CivicInfo BC website lists grants available to BC local governments, and it does not include grant opportunities for other community-based groups. There are, however, some grants that provide opprtunities for groups working alongside their local government.
Environment Canada’s Green Source Funding database is designed to help Canadian communities identify sources and resources to fund environmental projects. Canadians can search for information on programs and organizations that provide assistance in the form of funding, labor cost contributions or in-kind donations to community groups undertaking environmental projects.
Evergreen offers a wide range of grants for many different types of Canadian projects. Browse through the grant program descriptions and find the funding stream that is right for you.
This interactive tool will help you find different types of funding available specifically for Aboriginal peoples in Canada.
Sources of funding and support for community development in BC. Most of the programs listed are funding-oriented, however, programs that provide other forms of support and assistance are also included. Contact information for each program is provided to allow direct access to current and updated program information.
This page provides links to foundations that give grants to Canadian non-profits. Note: The region that the foundation gives to is in brackets beside the foundation name.