Deep River and District Community Foundation

Applying for Grants


How Grants are Disbursed

The Foundation will make grants on a regular basis to charities providing service to its community. To be eligible to receive a grant, an organization must be recognized as a "Qualified Donee" by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Qualified Donees include any registered charity, any level of government, and most educational institutions. Such organizations include Hospitals, Food Banks, Seniors organizations, Arts organizations, Educational groups, Environmental organizations, Community facilities (the CRA excludes sports clubs).

Applicants must submit an appropriate Grant Application Form and submit a Post Grant Report (see Forms above)

Grant Applications will be assessed by the Grants Committee based on funds available for disbursement in areas specified by the type of Fund, and on funding priorities (see Funds tab).

Charitable areas supported by the DRDCF:

  • Social Services
  • Health
  • Education
  • The Environment
  • Arts and Culture
  • Community

Submitting Grant Applications

Appropriate grant applications (see Forms above) will be accepted and reviewed any time throughout the year. Charities receiving grants will be asked to fill out a Post Grant Report .

Please submit all forms to the DRDCF President by regular mail to:

Deep River and District Community Foundation
PO Box 1171
Deep River, ON, K0J 1P0

For additional contact information, please see the Contact page.

DRDCF Grants Disbursed by Year: 2002 - Present

For a list of grants disbursed by year, please click here .