United Way Now Accepting Applications – District Grants Program


The Municipality received the following information from the United Way of Sault Ste. Marie & Algoma District:

“The United Way of Sault Ste. Marie & Algoma District is now accepting applications for the District Grants Program – district donations are reserved for the District Grants Program. The program is administered by a Volunteer Committee which consists of representatives from North Algoma, East Algoma and the United Way Board.

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for a District Grant, an organization must meet the following criteria:
be a registered charity with an office in the district that surrounds Sault Ste. Marie (between White River and Spanish, Ontario)
be governed by an active Volunteer Board
show a need for financial assistance
The program or service will address one of the Priority Issues – Essential Services or Workforce Entry and meet one or more expected outcomes.
Application forms and budget templates are now available on the United Way of Sault Ste. Marie & Algoma District website http://ssmunitedway.ca/what-we-do/district-grants/

Application deadline is January 19, 2018, final decisions will be made by March 27, 2018 and funding will be received by successful applicants April 2018.”
For more information contact:

Maureen Dodd, Director Stakeholder Relations and Public Affairs
United Way Sault Ste. Marie & Algoma District
705.256.7476 Ext. 216 | [email protected]


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