Emergency Community Support Fund


On April 21, the Government of Canada announced $350M Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) in collaboration with United Way Centraide Canada, Community Foundations of Canada and the Canadian Red Cross.

United Way of Saskatoon and Area is a proud partner with the Federal Government, to provide financial support to charities and other qualified donees adapting their frontline services to support vulnerable Canadians during the COVID-19 pandemic. Much-needed funding will be provided to community organizations in Central and Northern Saskatchewan. The local call for applications was launched on May 19.

Charities, qualified donees, and community organizations are encouraged to visit this webpage for all the details, including eligibility and how to apply for funding:  https://unitedwaysaskatoon.ca/emergency-community-support-fund/

The application deadline is Friday, June 12, 2020 at 4:00pm.

Download application form pdf (248 kb)

For additional information, you can reach Andrea Howe, Director of Community Impact: [email protected] or call (306) 975-3478.

Download eligibility chart pdf (485 kb)

Who Should Apply?