Reaching Home – Capital Funding

 Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy

Rural and Remote (Ontario)

 

THE CALL FOR CAPITAL APPLICATIONS IS NOW CLOSED (2021-2022)

Thank you to all organizations who applied for funding consideration.

We have now begun our Review and Assessment.

All applicants will be notified of funding decisions the week of August 23rd.

For further information, please contact our Reaching Home team at: reachinghome@uwsimcoemuskoka.ca

Application Instructions

Before you begin:

  • The application must be completed in one sitting.
  • Select “Submit your Application” to begin.
  • You are required to complete all supporting documentation first before starting your Application

Capital Project Applications

  1. Review the Application Guidelines by clicking the button below.
  2. Download and complete the budget template with detailed budget notes by clicking the ‘Budget Template’ button below and downloading from the menu at the top of the new page. Be sure to complete both tabs in the budget template form (Reaching Home specific budget and other sources of funding budget).
  3. Download and complete a Capital Sustainability Checklist by clicking the ‘Capital Sustainability Checklist’ button below and downloading.
  4. Provide a minimum of 2-3 Letters of Support from local partners that include:
    1. Acknowledgement of capital project and funding request
    2. Partner(s) contribution to the project (in-kind and/or financial)
    3. Confirmation of support of this project in their community
    4. Relationship between organizations
    5. Confirmation of project need in the community
  5. Provide a Sustainability Plan that includes:
    1. A description of your partnerships
    2. Confirmation of funding sources for ongoing operations
    3. Report if the project will increase the level of services or remain stable
    4. A timeline for the completion of your capital project activities. Note that all activities must be completed by March 31, 2022
  6. Provide applicable quotes for any expense(s) over $5,000. A minimum of 2-3 quotes from different contractors or businesses is required. All quotes are to be emailed to the Reaching Home inbox at ReachingHome@UWSimcoeMuskoka.ca
  7. Once your supporting documents are complete and saved to your computer, you can start your Application. Click the ‘Submit Your Application‘ button below to begin.

Additional Resources
Below are some resources that can assist with your Reaching Home application: