Grants Policy

SACFI Grants Policy; Applications will be accepted twice per year March & September (see community grants page ) Grant application forms will be provided or downloaded. . Goal is to provide funding to MANY different grantees. Priorities for Grants: Organizations must demonstrate fiscal responsibility; Competent management and leadership and; A strong commitment to the Sussex area. Projects that:
  • Build citizen capacities for leadership & participation in community life.
  • Contribute to the development of healthy citizens and healthy communities.
  • Build appreciation for community heritage and culture. Support community stewardship of natural resources and the environment.
  • Improve quality of life by building on community strengths and resources.
  • Have a broad community benefit.
  • Encourage efficient use of community resources.
  • Encourage volunteer participation and citizen involvement.
  • Encourage collaboration among groups and/or communities.
  • Connect multiple sectors of the community.