Civic Events Funding Program

The City invites local not-for-profit organizations, such as community groups and recreation associations to apply for up to $3,000 in funding to deliver community events that take place in local, geographic communities and neighbourhoods in the City of Ottawa. These family-friendly events must include family entertainment and activities that appeal to members of the geographic community where the event is being held. The deadline to apply for the funding is October 12, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

The purpose of the Civic Events Funding program is to provide a funding contribution to events that:  Promote neighbours meeting neighbours in their local, geographic community, include multiple activities, family entertainment and attractions designed to appeal to residents in a specific geographic neighbourhood/ district or ward. Activities should target a variety of age groups and interests. · Develop a spirit of unity by welcoming all community members.

To find out more details about the Civic events funding or to apply you can visit here.