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Community Investment Program funds

We provide grants for not-for-profit agencies to help build the capacity of the sector to better deliver human and social services across Peel Region.

COVID-19 funding

One-time grants are available for Peel's not-for-profit organizations with immediate needs to assist vulnerable clients and residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about the COVID-19 community funding.

Funding is also available for eligible not-for-profit organizations across Peel. Learn about social services funding.

Annual organizational profile

Once a year you will need to complete an organization profile with all supporting documents. Complete an organization profile.

Program funds

Capacity Fund

This fund will open on Monday, April 19

The Capacity Fund places a greater focus on the outcome of capacity building rather than the process of capacity building. This new fund is intended to strengthen not-for-profits internal structures and improve their ability to address social issues.

  • Guidelines
  • Work plan template
  • Application

Change Fund

This fund will open on Monday, May 10

The Change Fund will look to empower communities and not-for-profit partners to be responsive in addressing complex grassroots, community, and system level issues that align to Regional priorities.

  • Guidelines
  • Application

Small Capital Fund

This fund is now closed and will not open in 2021.

The Small Capital Fund supports core operating and small capital expenses. This fund improves service delivery over the long-term, by funding items that maintain or improve the facilities used to run programs across Region of Peel communities.

  • Guidelines
  • Application

Other funds

Core Fund

The Core Fund support agencies to improve their program and service delivery by funding their core operational needs.

The newly established Core Fund places greater focus on alignment to Regional priorities and on increased clarity of eligible core expenses, including new maximum funding amounts.

The Core Fund is closed. Applications will be accepted in Summer 2021.

Community Hub Development Fund

Supports community agencies to conduct feasibility studies and develop strong community hub business plans, aligned to Peel's Community Hub Development Standards. Visit the Community Hub Development Fund page for full details.

Agricultural Fund

Continues current agricultural funding commitments that focus on increased awareness and education of Peel's agricultural community.

Revolving Capital Loan

This interest-free loan supports community partner integration and system improvements with large capital projects through a repayable line of credit.

For further information, please email us.