Charities and Not-for-Profits Can Apply for Up to $25,000 in Grants

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Charities and not-for-profit organizations may now apply for one-time grants of up to $25,000 for local programs and projects through the Community Investment Fund.

This granting stream combines funding from both the City of Kingston and United Way KFLA through one simplified application process. It encourages an innovative and collaborative response to social needs in our community.

The 2018 Community Investment Fund grant application form and guidelines are now available at The United Way Fund Distribution page.

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The deadline to submit applications for City and United Way funding is Wednesday, Sept. 12. Applications can only be submitted online this year.

For more information all interested agencies are encouraged to attend the information session on Tuesday, Aug. 7.

The information session to answer questions about the Community Investment Fund is set for 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7 at the City’s housing and social services offices at 362 Montreal St. This session will include a demonstration on how to navigate the online grant forms.

Please register for the information session at

For more information contact 613-542-2674, ext. 1503 or email

United Way KFLA administers this fund at no charge.

Release source: United Way KFL&A via City of Kingston