Funding

The United Way/Centraide of Stormont Dundas and Glengarry invests in programs that have a wide range of impact. These programs support thousands of local residents, helping them when they need it most. In 2018 over 10,255 local residents found support through United Way/Centraide S.D&G programs and services.

All funding is distributed to programs and services that fit within the United Way’s three Community Impact Areas:

 

Helping Kids Be All That They Can Be

Example:

  • Improving access to early childhood learning and development programs
  • Helping kids do well at school and complete high school
  • Making the healthy transition into adulthood and post-secondary education

 

Building Healthy People and Strong Communities

Example:

  • Improving access to social and health-related support services
  • Supporting resident and community engagement
  • Supporting community integration and settlement

 

Moving People from Poverty to Possibility

Example:

  • Improving access to social and health related support services and support community integration
  • Helping individuals meet basic human needs (Ex. Food, shelter, jobs)

 

Dates to Remember:

January 8th, 2019: Funding application process opens

March 8, 2019: Deadline for agencies and not for profits to submit their applications

March to April 2019: Assessment process (the allocation committee reviews the applications. If your agency/non-profit qualifies you might be invited for an interview)

May 2019: Notify applicants of funding outcome

 

Please note that only Canada Revenue Agency recognized charities working in the social services field throughout the counties of: Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry and Akwesasne will be considered for funding. Funds must be requested for specific programs or services. If you are requesting funds for multiple programs, you will need to submit a separate application for each. 

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Director of Operations, Meagan Bingley at: meagan@unitedwaysdg.com, or at 613-932-2051.

The 2019 Community Investment Fund Application Form is included below.

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