Motivated by their faith, the John & Rebecca Horwood Fund invests in a limited number of projects that are poised to scale up with smart, strategic solutions for impressive impact.
The John & Rebecca Horwood Fund aspires to leverage their investment to produce long-term sustainable change in societies.
- Registered Canadian charities undertaking projects to fulfill the mission are prioritized.
- Past grant recipients are eligible for new funding when the outcomes of their previous project have been completed.
- The Fund will shortlist a select group of charities that resonate with their stated priorities based on Charity Profiles prepared by Stronger Philanthropy.
- Charities that are shortlisted will be invited to complete an online application. Applications are by invitation only.
- Funding is not assured until applications are approved by the Fund.
All organizations receiving grants from the John & Rebecca Horwood Fund will be encouraged to report back on progress made every six months until completion for the outcomes they propose.
- Stronger Philanthropy will prepare Charity Profiles for the Fund by August 31, 2021.
- Grant applications will be considered by the Fund in September-November 2021, with grants awarded at the end of this period.
- Specific, time-sensitive initiatives that meet the Fund’s priorities will also be considered and granted to throughout the year.