Meaford Community Fund

List of Funds  Fund Management

Mission Statement

The Meaford Community Fund exists to enrich the quality of life for the people of the Municipality of Meaford by supporting projects of not-for-profit charitable organizations. 

The Community Fund is in place to help the citizens of the Municipality of Meaford to:

  • Keep their charitable donations working in the Municipality of Meaford
  • Participate in shaping the future by supporting the needs in their own community
  • Make a donation that grows and keeps on giving
  • Create a lasting legacy for generations to come
  • Receive income tax receipts for donations

How does it work?

All donations to the Meaford Community Fund are invested in a pool of funds under the umbrella of the Community Foundation Grey Bruce. The income earned from the capital of the Fund is distributed through grants to applicable not-for-profit organizations only within the Municipality of Meaford.

Donate today!

It is easy to make a donation online, just click here. Select "Meaford Community Fund" in the Fund box

The Meaford Community Fund will also accept gifts in the form of:

  • A bequest in your will
  • Life insurance policy/annuity
  • Charitable remainder trust
  • Securities/assets
  • In memorial

Contact Community Foundation Grey Bruce to learn how - 519-371-7203

Grant process

  • Registered charities or not-for-profit groups with applicable sponsors can make application for funding. 
  • A Fund Management Committee (made up of volunteers from within the Municipality of Meaford) partners with Community Foundation Grey Bruce to select projects which best benefit the community
  • Funding supports projects only within the Municipality of Meaford. Project progress is monitored and groups are accountable for wise use of funds

To apply submit a Community Grant application

News and Events

  • ANNUAL GRANTS: Grants are distributed each year for qualified charities and organizations within the Municipality of Meaford, through Community Foundation Grey Bruce. Information and application.
  • The Meaford Community Fund was created in January 2012 with a donation from the Estate of Rosa Roselle. As it grows with more donations, this Fund will continue to support not-for-profit organizations in the Municipality of Meaford in the future.
  • Annual Fundraiser - To be announced.