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Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund

The Bobcaygeon Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund Grant Committee's mission is to make recommendations concerning financial assistance through the Bobcaygeon Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund to non-profit, community based organizations and individuals that provide programs, projects, services, or activities that enhance the quality of life for Bobcaygeon residents in the areas of health, arts, culture, heritage, education and the environment.

 

The Lindsay Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund Grant Committee makes recommendations concerning financial assistance through the Lindsay Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund to non-profit, community based organizations and single organizations that provide programs, projects, services, or activities that enhance the quality of life for Lindsay residents in the areas of health, arts, culture, heritage, education and the environment.

 

The deadline to apply is the last Friday in October for both the Bobcaygeon and Lindsay Legacy C.H.E.S.T. funds.

Download the Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund application form

If you need more information please E-Mail the Executive Assistant to the Director of Community Services or call 705-324-9411 extension 1300.

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50/50 Community Project Capital Funding Program

The 50/50 Community Project Capital Funding Initiative helps community organizations complete capital projects. This program provides for the betterment of City facilities and parks.

The deadline to apply is October 31 for projects and events scheduled for the following calendar year. For example October 31, 2017 is the deadline to apply for 2018 projects and events. You must submit an application form and complete Schedule A and Schedule B.

Please call 705-324-9411 extension 1335 or E-Mail Community Development if you have questions.

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Community Partnership and Development Fund

The Community Partnership and Development Fund provides funding opportunities for Beautification Projects, Culture Funding and Special events.

The deadline to apply is October 31 for projects and events scheduled for the following calendar year.  For example October 31, 2017 is the deadline to apply for 2018 projects and events. You must submit an application form and complete Schedule A and Schedule B.

Please call 705-324-9411 extension 1335 or E-Mail Community Development if you have questions.

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Beautification projects

These projects benefit the local community or city as a whole. Past projects include:

  • Gardens

  • hanging baskets

  • seasonal displays

  • welcome signs

  • decorations and banners

Culture 

This fund is intended to help cultural groups enhance their programs and services. Organizations such as museums, galleries, twinning committees, theatres and artisans are encouraged to apply. 

Special events

This fund is intended to support events that will attract visitors to Kawartha Lakes. The maximum funding per event is $500.00.

Entrepreneurship programs

For more information about entrepreneurhip programs visit the Starting a Business section of our website.

Tax rebates

For more information about tax rebate visit the Taxes page of our website.

Ontario Works

Individuals and families can apply for financial assistance through Ontario Works

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