Community Investment Program Grants

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Community Investment Program (CIP) Grants are intended to support non-profit and charitable organizations that serve residents of the District of Sechelt. The District of Sechelt provides these grants in order to assist these organizations with the delivery of services which contribute to the social, cultural, and environmental well-being of our community.

2022 Application Deadline: Monday February 28

There are two funding streams: Annual Project Grants and Multi-year Operating Grants

ANNUAL (PROJECT) GRANTS

There are 3 parts to the Annual Grant application package

  1. guidelines & eligibility check (fillable pdf)
  2. application form (fillable pdf)
  3. budget (excel)

Along with the application forms, please submit:

  • A copy of your organization's most recent financial statements (notice to reader) or society-produced financial statements signed by two officers of the organization
  • For non-profits: include a screen-shot/snip of your society’s dashboard from bc societies online
  • For charities: include a screen-shot/snip of your CRA charities listing detail page

2022 Final Report deadline (for annual project grants received in 2022): January 9, 2023

  1. Final Report Form (Word)
  2. Financial Report (Excel)

Completed forms should be submitted to: grants@sechelt.ca

MULTI-YEAR (OPERATING) GRANT

Multi-year grants may, based on a recommendation of the grant committee, and at the discretion of council, be approved for up to three (3) years. grant recipients will be advised at the time of receiving a grant whether or not they are recommended for multi-year support.

There are 3 parts to the multi-year grant application package:

  1. guidelines & eligibility check (fillable pdf)
  2. application form (pdf)
  3. budget (excel)

Along with the application forms, please submit:

  • A copy of your organization's most recent financial statements (notice to reader) OR Society-Produced Financial Statements signed by two officers of the organization
  • For Non-profits: include a screen-shot/snip of your Society’s Dashboard from BC Societies Online
  • For Charities: include a screen-shot/snip of your CRA Charities Listing detail page

2022 Report deadline (for multi-year project grants received in 2022): January 9, 2023:

  1. Final Report Form (Word)
  2. Financial Report Form (Excel)
  3. Copy of most recent Financial Statement (Notice to Reader)

Completed forms should be submitted to: grants@sechelt.ca

 

New to the CIP Grant Program? Click here to download a copy of the power point presentation from the CIP Grant Workshop.

 

Information and questions about the program can be directed to:

Siobhan Smith

Arts, Culture & Communications Coordinator

grants@sechelt.ca

604-740-8476