City Enrichment Fund Profile

The City Enrichment Fund provides funding in six program areas including the Arts, Communities, Culture and Heritage, Community Services, Sport and Active Lifestyles, and Agriculture and Environment.

To provide greater transparency and access to the City Enrichment Fund, applications are reviewed using a fair, uniform and transparent process.

Service Details

Related Subservices

  • Policy Development and Implementation

Type of Service

  • Public facing


  • Core municipal service

Primary Funding Sources

  • Net Levy

Service Level

  • Exceeds standard

Service Level Source

  • Council approved policy or service standard


Performance Measures

Is anyone better off? (impact)

The City Enrichment Fund is the overall name for the City of Hamilton’s municipal investment in a wide range of program areas that support the City’s strategic plan. It is comprised of program areas, streams, and categories / funding priorities.

Obtained council approval for grants totaling $6 million to be distributed within Hamilton.

Strategic Plan Priority - Community Engagement & Participation, Healthy & Safe Communities and Culture & Diversity