2023 Community Grants Program

BACF Grant Portal Is Now Open!

Deadline: Monday, September 25, 2023 at 4:00 PM 

Our Community Grants Program is our broadest granting program which provides grants to support projects, programs, and initiatives undertaken by qualified grantees as defined by CRA, within Brandon & southwestern Manitoba.

Grant Applicants

Call us if you have any questions on your eligibility.
We’re here to answer questions and help you build a strong application.


Application Guide

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide.


Applications are accepted until 4:00 p.m. on September 25th for the fall Community Grants.

Expect to receive a confirmation email after submitting your application. If the applicant does not receive a confirmation email, it is the responsibility of the applicant to follow up with Brandon Area Community Foundation.

Late or incomplete submissions will not be considered.

Fields of Interest

BACF Community Grants program provides grants in all the BACF’s Fields of Interest: Arts & Culture, Community, Education, Environment, Health and Wellness, and Recreation.

BACF Granting Areas

All projects must support communities defined by BACF’s geographical catchment area.

Map of southwestern Manitoba shows the BACF granting region and the corresponding Census areas