AT A GLANCE
2020 Application Deadline - February 14th
What are we looking to fund?
Community projects, initiatives or causes that have direct benefit at a local level. The fund recipient must be a charity, non-profit, or municipal body.
Who can apply?
Funding applications must be submitted by a Heartland agent, broker, or staff member. Click here for your 2020 Application Form. Email your completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What level of funding is available?
Requests for full or partial funding may be granted, ranging from a few hundred to several thousand dollars, depending on applications received and the annual Fund budget.
How are recipients chosen?
The fund committee reviews and selects applicants based on eligibility criteria, but they also look for a compelling story of the project/cause - the need it fulfills in the community; what the overall goal is; who is impacted, and how.
Looking for inspiration?
The Fund is proud to help in many unique ways all across Ontario. Some of the examples below might inspire you to find a funding need in your own community!
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Community garden
- Playground equipment
- Equine therapy programs
- Historic restoration
- Farm safety programs
- Hospital equipment
- Water filling stations
- Youth programs
- Mental health services
and much more!
View the full list of 2019 Recipients and follow their stories on Twitter and Facebook using #iHeartCommunity.
Read about some of our past Fund recipients and hopefully inspire more iHeart in YOUR community.