HRM’s Community Grants Program now accepting applications

HRM is now accepting applications for the 2013-2014 Community Grants Program. The deadline for applying is March 31, 2013. Application forms and program guidebooks are available online at, by calling 311 or from one of HRM’s Citizen Contact Centres.

The HRM Community Grants Program is a centralized program that provides annual cash grants to registered non-profit organizations and charities located throughout HRM. There are two types of grants: (1) a project grant of up to $5,000 and (2) a capital grant of up to $25,000.

Grants are one-time and project-specific within the following funding sectors:

· Environment
· Recreation & leisure
· Affordable & supportive housing
· Emergency assistance
· Neighborhood safety
· Community history
· Community diversity
· Arts & crafts

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