Funding Possibilities

 

Do you want to start a school garden? Do you need funding to pay for a fieldtrip, a classroom set of outdoor clothes or to help improve a local park or outdoor space? There are lots of funding opportunities here!

 

The North Face Explore Fund

A grant program for those seeking to help youth achieve outdoor participation.

http://explorefund.org/

 

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation

They have programs that can help you build and fund an outdoor classroom or learning garden.

https://fef.td.com/

 

Evergreen

Lots of grants available for a variety of programs. Take some time to look through their beautiful site and find ideas on what your outdoor program could look like.

http://www.evergreen.ca/get-involved/funding-opportunities/

 

MEC contributions

Again, they will support a variety of outdoor ventures. http://www.mec.ca/AST/ContentPrimary/Community/CommunityContributions.jsp

 

RBC 

‘Learn to play’ fund is looking to fund activities and sports that help children and youth remain or become active. http://www.rbc.com/community-sustainability/commitment-to-kids/index.html?tab=learn-to-play-project

 

Tree Canada

This group also works with TD – if you are looking to plant trees or other forestry or tree related funding. Check them out!  http://www.rbc.com/community-sustainability/commitment-to-kids/index.html?tab=learn-to-play-project