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Hydro One: Call for Applications for Community Fund – Canada (Ontario)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted January 22, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on February 18, 2021
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The Fund will support initiatives that improve safety in communities across Ontario.

Organizations must adhere to the following criteria to be eligible:
1. Meet Hydro One Community Investment Policy (Canadian registered charity, non-profit and non-political affiliation).
2. Address one or more of our core focus areas:
a) Improve community physical or emotional safety.
b) Support well-being and inclusion through community programming.
c) Stand up for cultural diversity in their communities through programs, services and funding.
d) Operate in Ontario.
e) Have clear objectives and a measurement plan.
f) Identify community impact and specify the number of anticipated beneficiaries through the project.

Utilize This Offer

Are you a registered charitable organization, municipality or Indigenous community seeking funding to support safe programming in your community in Ontario?
If so, you may be eligible to apply!

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to the recipients.

Applications close on February 19th, 2021.

Recipients will be announced in March 2021.

For more information please visit
https://www.hydroone.com/about/building-safe-communities/community-fund

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jan 22
Jan 22

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you, in order to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required by calls such this one);
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the project and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal/project. Start now!!!
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e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
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8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse and its website.

Jill Langhus
Jan 23
Jan 23

Thanks, Ana.