Community Futures Cedar Lake Region will be bringing back their "Investing in our Future” grants program.
In 2022, this program awarded 33 projects in the region with funding of nearly $142,000 to promote growth in the community.
Here Sandra Shapiro with the Community Futures talks about organizations that are eligible for the funding:
"Any community organizations who are interested in applying for the grant: please do.
So, when I'm talking about community organizations, it's community councils, organizations, First Nations organizations, non-profit groups and schools.
And as long as they're located in the Cedar Lake Service Region: apply.
For-profit, businesses and business organizations are not eligible."
The program opened last Wednesday and the deadline to apply is February 1st, 2024 or as long as funds are available.
Grants are up to 2000 dollars which will be funded on a matching basis.
For information on how to apply go to https://cfmanitoba.ca/cedar-lake