Bridgeway’s Cambridge Fund announcement

Mark PetersenGrants

  One of Stronger Philanthropy’s clients, Bridgeway Foundation, is now receiving LOIs for a round of grants from charities in Cambridge, Ontario. In past years, this has been an “open” application process where any charity in Cambridge was welcomed to apply. However, this year Bridgeway Foundation decided to have a “closed” process with only invited charities eligible to apply. Invitations … Read More

Stronger Together 2018 grant opportunities

Mark PetersenGrants

Stronger Philanthropy is hosting the ninth year of Stronger Together Grants. We are a collaborative giving circle of major private donors and foundations which seek to enable significant investment into innovation for Canada’s Christian charities. We want to invest in activity that takes your charity out of your status quo and into new activity that benefits your constituency. There are … Read More

Grants for Toronto churches in 2018

Mark PetersenGrants

Once again this year, the Washington DC-based Mustard Seed Foundation is offering grants to Toronto-area churches, and have requested the assistance of Stronger Philanthropy in getting the word out.  The Americas Director of MSF, Brian Bakke, will be in Toronto in March 8-9, 2018 and is booking appointments with local pastors.  Read below for his full letter and contact Brian … Read More

The Spark Initiative is back for round 2

Mark PetersenGrants

The Spark Initiative, a granting and mentoring opportunity for millennial social entrepreneurs, is back for a second round after a successful conclusion to round one earlier this year.  The Spark Initiative was recently adopted by the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec (CBOQ), and their Next Gen Director, Matt Wilkinson, will lead it going forward. Grants of up to $10,000 each … Read More

2017 grants for Cambridge, Ontario charities

Mark PetersenGrants

Charities located in and serving the community of Cambridge, Ontario are warmly invited to apply for grants from Bridgeway Foundation’s Cambridge Fund in 2017.  Grants will focus on local benefit for this community.  Applicants should be ready to define the impact of the proposed initiative. Applications will be open between August 23, 2017 and September 30, 2017.   We will … Read More

Mustard Seed matching grants for Toronto churches in 2017

Mark PetersenGrants

Stronger Philanthropy is pleased to provide the Mustard Seed Foundation with a platform to share its news of granting opportunities for Toronto churches in 2017. This Washington DC-based foundation has been providing grants to local congregations in the world’s megacities since 1983. The MSF has given away more than $96.7 Million USD in more than 17,000 grants and scholarships. The … Read More

Grants for innovation in 2017 from Stronger Together

Mark PetersenGrants

For the eighth year, Stronger Philanthropy is hosting a collaboration of major private donors and foundations to enable significant investment into innovation for Canada’s Christian charities. In the Stronger Together Process, approximately $1m will be offered to eligible organizations this cycle.  The intake for new projects through a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) will be May 1-31, 2017.  Shortlisted ideas will advance … Read More

Stronger Together grants for 2016

Mark PetersenGrants

A significant new round of grants valued at $1 million is currently open for charities seeking an impetus to launching a new innovation in their charity programming.  For the month of July, our MyGrants application module is receiving LOIs from eligible organizations. A group of five private grantmakers are working together to advance this round of grants; more may be added. … Read More

Grants available for Toronto churches

Mark PetersenGrants

The Mustard Seed Foundation, based in Washington DC, has partnered with Stronger Philanthropy to announce their latest round of grants for church communities in the Greater Toronto Area. Brian Bakke, Director of the Americas Region of the Mustard Seed Foundation, will be in Toronto June 1-4 to meet with church leaders to hear their vision for reaching their neighbors, and to help … Read More