Grants & Donations Community Development Fund
The Township of Wellington North values the important role that not-for-profit community organizations and community groups play in delivering events and projects that support our community.
The Grants and Donations Community Development Fund provides funding aimed at enabling local community groups and organizations to plan, develop and implement community development based projects and events. The project should meet local needs, involve and empower local people and have an aim of sustainability.
This fund provides an opportunity to do more than just financially support a project or group and is intended to facilitate the provision of ongoing benefits to the community.
Community Initiated Projects
The Township of Wellington North’s Strategic Priorities identified the need “To explore new strategic partnerships where additional resources can be accessed in order to meet the service needs of our community (neighbours, service clubs, etc.)”.
The purpose of this guideline is for the Township of Wellington North to provide clarity on the process, commitments and expectations of the Township and Community Organizations/Service Clubs/Individuals who are pursuing the implementation of recreation or culture enhancements at existing Community facilities or new services or new facilities in Wellington North with the intent of enhancing the overall wellbeing of the community.
Council of the Township of Wellington North takes very seriously their role as the purveyor of public funds and will make best decisions considering all factors while not expose the Township to undue risk, financial and otherwise.