Providence Grain Solutions

Community Fund
Guidelines & Criteria

Eligibility

Providence Grain Solutions seeks to enhance the rural communities in which we operate by providing grants of up to $10,000 on a bi-yearly basis to qualified health and education projects in the areas surrounding our locations: Crossfield, Gaudin, Marengo, Willingdon, Stoughton and Viking.

The following are eligibility requirements for applicants.

  • The applicant must be a registered not-for profit or charity
  • The applicant organization must use the funds for a specific project with a start and end date
    Providence will fund projects up to $10,000 per grant period. Requests for funds over $10,000 will NOT be considered
  • Funds will only be granted to projects with a health or education focus
  • This fund is only open to organizations that operate within the areas surrounding our locations: Crossfield, Gaudin, Marengo, Willingdon, Stoughton and Viking
  • Projects must provide a direct and tangible benefit to the community
  • Recipients of the funds will be required to complete a mandatory project report by an assigned deadline, this will include video (if available), images, and a written report
  • Funds can ONLY be used for the sole purpose stated in the application form

The following will NOT be considered for funding:

  • Retrospective requests for funding (ie. Works that have already been completed)
  • Requests to use money for membership fees, or subsistent requests (meaning that your organization is not viable unless you receive money from us)
  • Funds for on-going operational costs
  • Requests for funds by individuals

Applying for Funding

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, throughout the year. However, funds will only be awarded TWICE a year.

Application Deadline: September 20, 2017
Funds Presented: October 28, 2017

Request an Application
Email: aneshta@providencegrain.ca
Phone: 780-997-0211