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2018 Municipal Grants Program is Open 2018 Municipal Community Grants  Program is Open for Applications Grants are available to non-profit and community-based organizations for projects which enhance the County’s quality of place and the local economy.  Grants up to $5,000 in cash and in-kind are available through The County Foundation (TCF). TCF will also manage grant applications for $1,000 or  less – in-kind only.  Detailed criteria, the application forms and processes for the two funding streams are available online at: thecountyfoundation.ca/municipalgrants.php TCF will also hold an Open House to
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TCF is seeking Grants Committee Members The County Foundation is seeking citizens willing to become part of a pool of Grants Committee members to assist from time to time with TCF Grants programs for Funds administered by The County Foundation. For a grants program, the time commitment would be typically a half-day meeting with a half day of preparation and follow-up.  Meetings will be during the business day.  The Grants Committee is supported by The County Foundation Board and Executive Director.  Ideal candidates would have experience and interest in one or more of the following target areas:  Arts; Culture; Heritage;
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The County Foundation announces Food Security Project Funding PEC – September 5, 2017 -- The County Foundation (TCF) has received a $29,966 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF), which together with a $7,500 donation from a private donor, will support the work of the Vital Signs Food Security Collective on a collaborative project to develop an integrated strategy for addressing food insecurity in Prince Edward County (PEC.)   Over 20 local organizations and a number of dedicated community members have been working together on a number of projects since the publication of our 2013 Vital Signs report. Notwithstanding their
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Peter Fleming Healthy Food Fund Launches Friends and family gathered at the 2nd Annual Sophiasburg Picnic to launch the Peter Fleming Healthy Food Fund which will be managed by The County Foundation.  August 9th would have been Peter's birthday.  However, the one of the driving forces behind the 1st picnic, Slow Food PEC and many other initiatives passed away last Spring.  The Fund will start granting in late 2017 or 2018.  More details to come.
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The County Foundation and Partners Announce Spring Scholarships The County Foundation announced the following successful scholarship winners following the 2016-17 Graduation Ceremonies: The Virginia Cowan Memorial Bursary - Lynsey Corbin - Queen's University - $1250 The Willi Fida Culinary Bursary - Keith Petrasek - George Brown College - $1500 The OENO Gallery Arts Scholarship - Abigail Henderson - York University - $2000 The Guenther Wetzel Trades Bursary - Andrew Ward - Fleming College - $750 The Guenther Wetzel Trades Bursary - Aidan Wallwork - Fleming College - $750 The Roberts Indigenous Reconciliation Bursary - Codie Goodman -
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CCF Announces a new Scholarship Fund - OENO Gallery Arts Scholarship
PEC Built Heritage Fund helps Picton United Church 'Save The Day'
$71,800 OTF Grant Makes the Grade for the County Community Foundation
CCF Adds two new Bursaries for PECI Students
GRANT ANNOUNCEMENTS - SPRING 2017
PEC Built Heritage Fund Opens Grant Process
CCF Announces a new Scholarship Fund - OENO Gallery Arts Scholarship.
CCF Announces a new Scholarship Fund.
Moving Vital Signs Forward
APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
Quinte Business Achievement Award Nominee
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