Community Grants

In 2017 Undesignated Granting Funds are being directed to the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th which had an October 31st, 2016 application deadline.

2017 Community Grants out of the Designated Funds will be disbursed to charities as per usual.

There are two Funds now granting for 2017. Please apply by completing the Community Grant Application Form listed below.


Alzheimer Society of PEI Foundation Inc.

This Field of Interest Fund was established by the Alzheimer Society of PEI Foundation Inc. in 2011. The fund will provide grants to organizations that provide care for persons suffering from Alzheimer disease or related dementias through public education initiatives about Alzheimer disease or related dementias, and/or support services to persons with the disease and their caregivers.

Estimated 2017 award – $3,000 – May 1, 2017 application deadline

David A. MacKay Fund

This Field of Interest Fund was established by David MacKay’s family in 2006 in honour of Mr. MacKay. The Income from this fund is used to make grants to improve the cardiac emergency response system on Prince Edward Island.

Estimated 2017 award – $4,720 – May 1, 2017 application deadline

2017 Community Grant Application Form

 

Community Grants

The Community Foundation of Prince Edward Island is pleased to announce the successful charities who applied for and received grants from the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th. The CFPEI Granting Committee received over 40 community project applications. Together with the Community Foundation of Canada, they approved 26 projects totalling $125,705 in grants for Island charities to help them carry out commemorative projects celebrating Canada’s 150th!

20170420 Final approved grants for PEI - Canada 150.

 

To make further inquiries regarding applying for project grants, call the Community Foundation office 902-892-3440 or email cfpei@pei.aibn.com