Community Services Recovery Fund

Application intake now closed for Community Services Recovery Fund.

The Oakville Community Foundation is working with community foundations across Canada in collaboration with the Canadian Red Cross, and United Ways to distribute the Community Services Recovery Fund (CSRF). This $400 million Fund will support Community Service Organizations including non-profit organizations, Indigenous Governing Bodies and Registered Charities located in Canada as they focus on how to adapt their organizations for pandemic recovery.

Now more than ever, charities and non-profits are playing a key role in addressing persistent and complex social problems faced by all Canadians. The CSRF responds to what charities and non-profits need right now and supports organizations as they adapt to the long-term impacts of the pandemic.

The Oakville Community Foundation will distribute $550,000 as part of the CSRF.

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Application Process

Before you apply, ensure you have taken the Where to Apply Questionnaire (roughly one minute in length) to determine what Project Focus Area you are applying to. If you are applying to the Investing in Systems and Processes Project Focus Area, you are eligible to apply via the link below.

Please see the Applicant Guide for a breakdown of funding streams and the maximum funding amount allowed in each stream.

Other Applicant Resources