Council Grants, Donations, & Funding
Attracting and retaining quality events and activities for the Town of Peace River is a key mechanism in promoting tourism, economic and community development Council’s policy on Grants Donations and Funding aims to help achieve that.
This year council has budgeted $50,000 for these types of groups and programs. The plan is to disperse the money in equal quarterly installments where possible.
These events and activities have a positive effect on the quality of life of the community as a whole. Council wishes to ensure that budgeted funds are allocated to events and activities that will enhance the Town’s reputation not only as a tourist destination but also as an attractive place to reside and to conduct business. At the same time, Council recognizes its duty and responsibility to the ratepayers of Peace River to ensure its funds are used in the most productive and meaningful manner.
The Town of Peace River is now accepting applications under the ‘Council Grants, Donations, & funding. Before submitting an application please read the policy carefully, paying particular attention to timelines. In order to manage the volume of applications, grants are considered on a quarterly basis, as outlined below.
Deadlines for Completed Applications
Deadline: February 28, 2018
Completed applications received between January 1, 2018, and February 28, 2018, will be presented to Council on March 26, 2018.
Deadline: May 31, 2018
Completed Applications received between March 1, 2018, and May 31, 2018, will be presented to Council on June 25, 2018.
Deadline: August 31, 2018
Completed Applications received between June 1, 2018, and August 31, 2018, will be presented to Council on September 24, 2018.
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Completed Applications received between September 1, 2018, and November 30, 2018, will be presented to Council on December 10, 2018.