To assist with the recovery of Oxford County’s community and economy, non-profit organizations and community associations can apply for non-repayable grant funding up to $25,000 to help make innovative community development projects possible.

Eligible Applicants:

  • Community Organizations (BIA, Chambers of Commerce, etc.)
  • Not-for-profit Organizations
  • Co-operatives
  • Social service institutions

Please note that grant applications are not available to an applicant until a consultation discussing your project has been completed. This is to ensure the project is eligible and accessing the appropriate local fund.

Applications for 2021 will be accepted in two rounds as follows.

Round 1 applications accepted: January 4- February 26 @ 4:00pm

Round 2 applications accepted: March 1- April 30 @ 4:00pm

Priority will be given to project applications that align with the following fund priorities:

☐Promote the consumption of local goods and services

☐Revitalise businesses in the downtown core

☐Prop up tourism/hospitality operators

☐Directly support recovery efforts of small businesses

☐Capacity development

Read about the projects that received funding from round one of the program.