The Killarney Foundation Inc. manages and administers endowment funds established by people from all walks of life. Our donors share in the commitment to make Killarney "a better place to live”.
The Killarney Foundation Inc. fulfills this objective through wise and effective grant-making that meets the needs of the community, while respecting donor wishes. Almost two Million ($2,000,000.00) Dollars bas been distributed since inception.
How to Apply
We require a letter outlining request and an appearance before the Board in support of that request.
Grants are made semi-annually in April and October.
Who is Eligible to Receive a Grant from the Community Fund
Projects or programs within the Town of Killarney are eligible for grants and support.
Grants are made only to organizations registered as charities with Canada Revenue Agency, never directly to individuals .
The Foundation awards grants to support local needs and interests, which include, but are not limited to, the arts, cultural activities, heritage programs, health, education, scholarships, seniors' services, social programs and youth activities.
Projects and Programs Foundation supports
The Foundation gives preference to projects and programs where a moderate amount of grant money can effect a significant result.
Applications ideally are characterized by:
- A well-planned approach.
- A base of support.
- Efficient use of resources.
- Ability to serve a need in the community.
- Volunteer participation and citizen involvement.
View our Summary of Grants since Inception.
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