The Fall 2017 granting cycle is now open! Completed applications must be received by 8 p.m. Eastern on October 15, 2017 to be considered by the Joint Grants Committee. Please note that the Fall 2017 round will only provide grants for seniors programs and projects (grants available nation-wide), leadership initiatives (grants available nation-wide), and events (grants only available for events within Ontario). Visit the How to Apply section for more information.  

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Seeds Of Hope – Overview

Seeds of Hope Overview


Broad trusts and endowments that the Board or donors created provide annual grants through the Seeds of Hope granting program to support innovative, unique and much needed projects that enable us to live out the New Creed’s call to “seek justice”, “live with respect in creation” and “love and serve others”.

The Joint Grants Committee welcomes applications to the Seeds of Hope granting program for new, unique projects that:

  • Provide innovative seniors ministry
  • Focus on children and youth
  • Address environmental and social justice issues
  • Look at new ways to provide ministry and support during transition periods
  • Facilitate experiencing faith and spirituality