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2023 DRDCF Fall Grants Applications

Building a brighter future for everyone in our community



Opens October 4th 

Close Extended
to November 10th

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Successful Applications will be announced in December

If you have questions about the Frall grant cycle, the process, eligibility, partnering with a charity (Qualified Donee), or any other questions, contact us at

DRDCF Fall Grant Cycle Opens October 4 - November 10 , 2023

Empowering Local Initiatives - A great opportunity for local organizations, nonprofits, and community groups in Deep River, Laurentian Hills, Rapides des Joachims and Head, Clara and Maria, to turn their ideas into reality. In a time when there is a need for support and collaboration across a wide range of issues, from education and healthcare to environmental sustainability and arts and culture.

Funding for a Better Tomorrow -This fall's grant cycle boasts an increased funding pool thanks to the generous contributions of local businesses and philanthropists who understand the value of investing in their community's future.

Community Collaboration at Its Core - Organizations are encouraged to reach out to one another, forming partnerships that amplify the impact of their proposals. This approach not only leverages the resources of multiple entities but also builds a stronger sense of unity within the community.

Streamlined Application Process -With a streamlined application process, it is easy for applicants to submit their proposals.

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When can you make an application?   

Applications are accepted during the Spring and Fall Grant Cycles. The Grant Committee will review all the applications and recommend successful grant applications to the Foundation's Board.  Once the Foundation's board has approved the successful grants, you will be notified of the decision, and arrangements will be made for you to receive the grant cheque and have pictures taken.

What are the Community Grant Eligibility and Requirements?  Click for more information.

For more Information About Partnerships, Better Together Document


To Apply,

Step 1: Complete and Submit your Online Grant Application Form

  • Complete and submit the online form. (PDF of Grant Application Form ONLY for example of information and attachments needed)

  • Note: Please provide sufficient detail in the online form for the Grant Committee to review, as all attachments may not be circulated to all committee members.

Step 2: Email the following documents  to  by the closing date, including the  grant project name and contact:

  1. A list of your Board of Directors or Executives.

  2. A copy of your most recent financial statement and your current operating budget.

  3. A brief account of the aims and program of your organization.

  4. A description of the project for which you are requesting support and a budget for the project, clearly showing how a DRDCF grant will be used.

  5. If you are not a Qualified Donee, then email a signed copy of the Intermediary Agreement you have with a Qualified Donee (contact for more information) 


Note: If you receive a grant

  • Recognition: Please ensure you recognize the DRDCF Grant in all public communications/social media related to the project.  See DRDCF Recognition

  • Post Grant Report:  This report (online Form) should show how the grant money has been spent, comment on whether the project met all your expectations and suggest how the results could have been improved. See DRDCF Post Grant Report

  • Post Grant Report Supporting information: Please email the required supporting info to info@drdcf.caYou should include photos of the project activities and completion.  See DRDCF Post Grant Report

Note: Failure to submit a final report/attachments or recognize DRDCF may affect your organization’s chances of receiving future grants.

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