Grant Information

Mission Community Foundation Grants

The Foundation offers grants to charitable organizations in Mission, British Columbia, Canada. See the information below to determine if your organization is eligible for grant funds..

Grants

The purpose of the Mission Community Foundation’s Grant Program is to provide monies to qualified charitable organizations to assist in serving the Community of Mission.

There are two annual grant cycles – Grant Cycle 1 due May 1 and Grant Cycle 2 due October 1.

Who Can Apply

Mission Community Foundation’s Granting Program provides monies to qualified Charitable and Non-for-Profit Organizations within the City of Mission, including the Mission Public School District catchment area.

Grants are provided to projects geared towards health, education, arts and culture, sports and recreation, local environment, animal welfare, and social service.

Mission Community Foundation provides two grant cycles per year. Deadlines for application are May 1 and October 1.

Preference will be given to organizations that demonstrate projects will address community concerns that benefit a wide audience, are non-discriminatory, appeal, support, and provide direct service to the community, as well as assist in the relief of poverty and social needs.

For example, preference will be given to projects that:
• Address current social issues.
• Have a lasting impact.
• Demonstrate innovative new approaches and techniques in the solution of community problems.

Application Approval Process

All applications are reviewed by the Mission Community Foundation’s Distribution Committee and the Committee then makes recommendations to the Board of Directors for formal approval of successful applications and grant amounts.