Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)
Business Development Program aims at supporting Atlantic Canadian small and medium businesses (SMEs) and those who wish to establish in Atlantic Canada. Non-commercial/non-profit organizations - including Aboriginal organizations - such as business and economic development associations, provincial crown corporations, universities, educational institutions, municipalities and their agencies, business or technology institutes are eligible.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Shelter Enhancement Program (SEP) offers financial assistance to assist in the repair, rehabilitation and improvement of existing shelters, and to assist in the acquisition or construction of new shelters and second-stage housing for victims of family violence.
Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
The Charities Directorate, Charities Partnership and Outreach Program. This program is designed to provide funding to registered charities and non-profit organizations to develop and deliver education and training on compliance to registered charities.
The Department of Canadian Heritage plays a vital role in the cultural and civic life of Canadians. This guide provides a brief description of our programs, as well as information on how, when, and where to apply for funding. Since our programs change from time to time, we encourage you to visit the Department’s website for the most up-to-date information.
Community Foundations of Canada
The national membership organization for Canada’s Community Foundations.
Funding is available through the EcoAction Community Funding Program for projects that address Environment Canada’s priority issues of Clean Air and Climate Change, Clean Water, and Nature.
Environment Canada has prepared resource guide that will help you locate numerous sources of funding for environmental projects. It includes information on public and private sector programs and organizations that provide financial assistance, labour costs or in-kind donations to community groups.
Human Resources and Social Development Canada
New Horizons for Seniors helps to ensure that seniors can benefit from, and contribute to, the quality of life in their communities. There are three kinds of funding: Community Participation and Leadership, Capital Assistance, and Elder Abuse Awareness.
New Brunswick – Community Foundations
Fondation communautaire de la Péninsule acadienne Inc. (french only)
Fredericton Community Foundation Inc.
Fundy Community Foundation
The Greater Saint John Community Foundation
The Community Foundation of Southeast New Brunswick Inc.
Sussex Area Community Foundation Incorporated
Public Safety Canada
The Security Infrastructure Program (SIP) has been established to help enhance the security infrastructure of communities targeted by hate-motivated crime. Funding is available to not-for-profit organizations linked to a community with a demonstrated history of hate-motivated crime.
Canada Summer Jobs is focused on encouraging not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers, and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create jobs that not only meet their needs, but benefit students looking to gain work experience.