Community Foundation of Orillia & Area takes part in new Emergency Community Support Fund
The Community Foundation of Orillia & Area is partnering with the Community Foundations of Canada to provide emergency funds to local registered charities. A total of $75,000.00 is available to grant locally.
The Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) is a $350 million investment made by the Government of Canada to support vulnerable populations as they manage the impacts of COVID-19. Applications are currently being accepted through an online national portal on the Community Foundations of Canada website. Local applications will then be reviewed by the Community Foundation of Orillia &Area to assess the greatest community needs.
Applications will be received and evaluated on a rolling basis until July 27th 2020and decisions will be made weekly to fund activities occurring between April 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. For more information, visit the Community Foundations of Canada website @ communityfoundations.ca or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Local charities can also contact the Community Foundation of Orillia and Area @ email@example.com or by phone @ 705-325-4903 Ext 207
The Emergency Community Support Fund
Contact: Carol Benedetti
Community Foundation of Orillia and Area
firstname.lastname@example.org 705-325-4903 Ext 207