camps & summer programming grants

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The Winnipeg Foundation’s Camp and Summer Programming Grants pilot project awards grants of up to $10,000 for summer programming activities, including subsidies to attend camp, for children and youth who are disadvantaged. Campers served through this program could include those who are economically disadvantaged, or those that face physical or health challenges.
Application Date
• February 15
- decision in April
 
Organizations may apply for a Camp and Summer Programming Grant and a Community Grant in the same calendar year, but it must be for different projects.
Policies and Guidelines
Please review the Camps & Summer Programming Grants - Policies and Guidelines (PDF) to ensure your project fits the grant criteria.
Project Examples
Applications will be considered from existing summer programs for the following:
  • Subsidies for children to attend accredited residential camps, accredited summer camp programs, or summer day camps
  • Program costs for summer activities hosted by registered charities
Eligible project costs include fee subsidies, activities (such as attendance at summer events), supplies and equipment (such as arts and crafts materials), snacks and transportation.

Applications will not be considered for new summer programs, capital costs, renovations or staffing. (Applications for these expenses are considered through the Community Grants Program.)
Submit Your Online Application
Apply for a
Camps & Summer Programming Grant
Now
 
Applications will only be accepted through the Foundation’s online grant application process. For detailed instructions on the online application, please download How to Apply Online (PDF).

Please note: You will need your organization's Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Registered Charity number (eg. 123456789RR0001) to access the online grant application.

Save & Finish Later
You do not have to complete the entire application at one time; the online grant application includes a “Save & Finish Later” feature. To log into your account click on the button below. Your account includes “In Progress Applications” as well as “Submitted Applications”.
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Final Report
Once your project is complete, please fill out the final report form and email it to grants@wpgfdn.org at The Winnipeg Foundation.

Recent Camps & Summer Programming Grants
Grants were provided to the following organizations to subsidize campership fees or cover program costs.
 
April 2014
AboutFace Craniofacial Family Society
$8,200
Art City Inc.
$5,000
Bright Future Day Care Inc.
$3,500
Brooklands Day Care Centre Incorporated
$3,500
Calvary Temple Winnipeg Inc.
$7,500
Camp Massad Of Manitoba
$7,500
Camp Quality Canada
$10,000
Can You Imagine Day Care Centre Inc.
$3,500
Canadian Diabetes Association - MB
$10,000
Carpathia Childrens Centre Inc.
$5,000
Children's Rehabilitation Foundation
$10,000
Circle of Hearts Family Support Network
$10,000
Day Nursery Centre Inc
$5,500
Day Nursery Centre Kid Gloves Unit Inc.
$2,000
Emmanuel Mission
$5,000
Explorer's Children's Centre
$1,994
Freight House Early Learning and Care Inc.
$3,250
Friends Of Sherbrook Pool Inc
$4,000
Garden Grove Child Care Program Inc.
$3,500
Girl Guides Of Canada Manitoba Council
$7,500
Heritage Park Children's Programs Inc.
$7,500
Inner City Youth Alive, Inc
$7,500
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship Of Canada
$7,500
Islamic Social Services Association
$5,000
Kidney Foundation of Canada
$10,000
Kings Park Day Care Inc.
$3,500
Lake Wpg  Mission Camp Society (Camp Arnes)
$7,500
Little People's Place Inc.
$6,000
Lubavitch Centre
$5,000
Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Inc.
$7,500
Macdonald Youth Services
$1,000
Manitoba School Improvement Program Inc
$7,500
Marymound Inc.
$7,500
MB CGIT Board Of MB/NW ONT
$1,500
Movement Centre of Manitoba Inc.
$7,500
Munroe Early Childhood Education Centre
$5,000
Newcomers Employ & Ed Dev  Services (NEEDS)
$4,000
Rainbow Resource Centre
$8,000
Robertson Before and After School Program
$5,000
Rock Lake United Church Camp Inc.
$3,500
Rossbrook House
$7,500
Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre
$5,000
Salvation Army Weetamah Corps
$7,500
Seven Oaks School Division
$4,000
Sierra Leone Refugee Resettlement Inc.
$7,500
Societe Franco Manitobaine
$5,000
Spence Neighbourhood Association Inc
$7,538
Stanley Knowles Children'S Centre, Inc.
$6,000
Stars of Promise
$5,000
The WRENCH
$6,135
Variety,the Children's Charity of Manitoba
$5,000
Victor Play Centre, Inc
$2,500
West Broadway Youth Outreach Inc.
$6,000
Westgrove Children'S Centre
$3,500
Windsor Park Children's Centre
$6,000
Winnipeg Inner City Missions
$5,000
Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation
$7,500
Y M H A Jewish Community Centre Wpg
$7,500
YM-YWCA of Winnipeg
$7,500
Youth For Christ (Winnipeg) Incorporated
$7,500
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