City Enrichment Fund

The City of Hamilton invests in the community by providing grants through the City Enrichment Fund. The City Enrichment Fund 2017 intake process is open, please review the General Program Guidelines (PDF, 271 KB).  The intake process closes at 4:30 pm on November 2, 2016.

Important dates

Agendas will be posted as they become available by the City Clerks division


Thursday, May 11, 2017
Grants Sub-Committee Meeting - Annual City Enrichment Fund Report Meeting

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Grants Sub-committee Report to Audit, Finance & Administration Committee - Second approval of City Enrichment Fund Report

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Audit, Finance & Administration Committee Report to Council - Final approval of City Enrichment Fund Report

 

Program areas

Agriculture

Agriculture Program – Operating Grants Handbook (PDF, 133 KB)

Arts

Arts Program – Capacity Building for Arts Organizations Handbook (PDF, 147 KB)
Arts Program – Creation and Presentation for Artists Handbook (PDF, 158 KB)
Arts Program – Arts Festivals Handbook (PDF, 171 KB)
Arts Program – Arts Operating Handbook (PDF, 155 KB)

Drop In Session


These sessions are designed to assist you through all aspects of the application, whether you are looking for help navigating the online system, or preparing your budget. Please bring a laptop.

Location: Tourism Hamilton Visitor Centre, 28 James St. North

Tuesday, October 25
Time: 1 to 4 pm

Communities, Culture & Heritage

Communities, Culture & Heritage Program - Capacity Building Handbook (PDF, 148 KB)
Communities, Culture & Heritage Program - Events & Established Activity Handbook (PDF, 151 KB)
Communities, Culture & Heritage Program - New Projects Handbook (PDF, 162 KB)

Drop In Sessions


These sessions are designed to assist you through all aspects of the application, whether you are looking for help navigating the online system, or preparing your budget.  Please bring a laptop.

Location: Tourism Hamilton Visitor Centre, 28 James St. North

Thursday, October 27
Time: 1 to 4 pm 

Community Services

Community Services Program - Grants Handbook (PDF, 463 KB)

Emerging Needs Programs and New Requests


October 20, 2016
Time: 3 to 5 pm
Location: Hamilton City Hall, Room 264
Online Event RSVP

Environmental

Environment Program - Grants Handbook (PDF, 181 KB)

Sport & Active Lifestyles

Sport & Active Lifestyles Program - Grant Handbook (PDF, 176 KB)

Informal Drop-in & Support Sessions


Location: Lister Block, 3rd Floor, Room 358

Thursday, October 20
Time: 9 am to 12 noon

All organizations will be asked to RSVP to Program Manager, Kristen MacDonald: kristen.macdonald@hamilton.ca or call 905-546-2424 ext. 4143

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2016

2015

Contact 

Rosanna Melatti
Administrative & City Enrichment Fund Coordinator
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4524
Email: rosanna.melatti@hamilton.ca