Eligibility for Funding in Prescott-Russell

Call for Proposals and Investment Opportunities

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For more information, contact agencyinfo@unitedwayeo.ca.

On December 5, 2022, United Way East Ontario’s Corporate Oversight Committee approved a one-year extension, from July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024, for programs currently funded through last year’s Community Fund. The next Community Fund open call for proposals will be held in 2024.

Non-profit organizations were invited to attend one of United Way East Ontario’s Investment Framework and Call for Proposals information sessions. You can find the presentation from the sessions here.

2022 Call For Proposals Process

The 2022 Call for Proposals process will open on January 18th 2022 and close on February 25th 2022 at 1:00pm.

Only Canada Revenue Agency recognized charities, or organizations sponsored by an agency recognized by the Canada Revenue Agency as a charity, and working in the social services field throughout Prescott Russell will be considered for funding.

United Way invests in projects that align with its Focus Areas:

  • All That Kids Can Be – Improving school readiness, access to early childhood learning, after school and literacy development programs
  • Poverty to Possibility – Breaking the poverty cycle through employment, financial literacy and education initiatives
  • Healthy People, Strong Communities – Improving access to social and health-related support services while supporting community engagement, integration, and settlement.

Key dates and details on the application process are below and in the 2022 United Way East Ontario Prescott Russell CFP Guidebook. The Guidebook also provides information on our assessment criteria, a glossary, FAQs and detailed instructions on all aspects of the proposal writing and submission process.

Agencies submit a full proposal by the deadline of February 25, 2022 at 1:00pm through the agency portal.

Important Dates and Deadlines
Agency Information Sessions
November 23-24, 2021
CFP Launch and Deadline
January 18, 2022 – February 25, 2022
Checklist and Sponsorship Deadline
February 18, 2022
Assessment Review
February 26 – April 1, 2022
Corporate Oversight Committee – Presentation of Recommendations for approval
Notification to Agencies
By May 2, 2022

Please note that agencies can apply for the same program in different locations. Following submission, these applications will be linked. For further information, please refer to the Call For Proposals 2022 Guidebook.