The City of Wetaskiwin’s Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) department is supported by the Province of Alberta and the City of Wetaskiwin. The department uses its funds to provide preventative programs and services to enhance the social well-being of families and individuals. The programs and services offered through FCSS are intended to promote and develop a safe and healthy community. The Community Grant Program is one method the City of Wetaskiwin works to meet its mandate. The Community Grant provides funding to local organizations that work to enrich the City of Wetaskiwin and the lives of its residents through preventative services.
Grant funding decisions will be made on an annual basis and in accordance with provincial FCSS legislation. Funds will be awarded based on the amount of grant funds available and the number of qualifying grant applications received. Prior to completing the Community Grant application, please review the Eligibility Assessment Tool (attachment 1 of application). All applications must be submitted on or before 4:30 p.m. on March 1, 2019. Successful applicant will be notified on or after April 30, 2019. Applications can be emailed, dropped off in-person, or mailed to: Box 6210, 4705 – 50th Avenue Wetaskiwin, Alberta T9A 2E9