Grants

2019 GRANT APPLICATION PROCESS

The Community Foundation of the Kootenay Rockies (CFKR) takes a broad and inclusive view of what a community is, and provides grants to the widest possible range of organizations and initiatives in the areas of:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts, Culture, and Heritage
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Mental Health and Addictions
  • Outdoor Recreation, Physical Activity, and Sports
  • Programs for Seniors
  • Social and Health Services

CFKR-Sparwood Community Fund: 

  • To apply, please complete the following fillable pdf: SCF_2019_GrantApplication_FINAL_20190101
    • First, save the fillable pdf to your computer, and then begin filling out the form.
  • The Sparwood Community Fund will consider grant applications from eligible organizations within the District of Sparwood and the surrounding rural area.
    • Eligible projects will benefit the community and will effectively utilize a grant ranging from a few hundred dollars up to $1,000.
  • The deadline for applications is Friday, March 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. MT.
  • For more information, please contact Beverley MacNaughton, Sparwood Community Fund Steering Committee Member, by phone (250-425-2423) or email (manager@sparwoodchamber.bc.ca)

CFKR-Fernie Community Fund

  • To apply, please complete the following fillable pdf: FCF_2019_GrantApplication_FINAL_20190101
    • First, save the fillable pdf to your computer, and then begin filling out the form.
  • The Fernie Community Fund will consider grant applications from eligible organizations within the City of Fernie, east to Hosmer, and west to Elko, including Tobacco Plains Indian Band and the South Country.
    • Eligible projects will benefit the community and will effectively utilize a grant ranging from a few hundred dollars up to $1,000.
  • The deadline for applications is Friday, March 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. MT.
  • For more information, please contact Eric Johnstone, Fernie Community Fund Steering Committee Chair, by phone (250-430-7676) or email (ejohnstone@ekccu.com).

CFKR-Cranbrook and area:

  • To apply, please complete the following fillable pdf: Cranbrook_2019_GrantApplication_FINAL_20190101
    • First, save the fillable pdf to your computer, and then begin filling out the form.
  • For Cranbrook and area, CFKR will consider grant applications from eligible organizations within the City of Cranbrook, rural Cranbrook, Aq’am, Moyie, Fort Steele, Mayook, Bull River, Warner, Jaffray, Tie Lake Rosen Lake, Galloway, and the portion of Wycliffe not served by the Kimberley and District Community Foundation.
    • Eligible projects will benefit the community and will effectively utilize a grant ranging from a few hundred dollars up to $1,500.
  • The deadline for applications is Friday, March 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. MT.
  • For more information, please contact Lynnette Wray, CFKR Executive Director, by phone (250-426-1119) or email (Lynnette.Wray@CFKRockies.ca).

SPECIAL NOTES:

  • Please click this link to see an example of the required Charitable Registration page for your application’s qualified donee
  • Please click on this link for the agency agreement template, to be used when a registered BC non-profit society partners with a qualified donee, in order to be eligible to apply for a grant