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.