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Community Green Fund - 2020 Application Window NOW OPEN!


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The Caledon Community Green Fund was established in 2006 to assist local, not-for-profit or volunteer groups in leveraging provincial, federal or other funds to carry out important environmental work.

To date, the Town has awarded more than 50 grants.

The successful recipients have relied on the Town grant to leverage more than $100,000 in federal, provincial and other relevant external funding.

To get ideas and find out more about past Green Fund projects, check out the Town's Green Fund Showcase Report or watch our showcase video.

Project Funding Stream

  • Two stage process: Pre-screening phase requires a Letter of Intent to be submitted to Town Energy and Environment Staff via email ( by February 21, 2020. Successful applicants will be invited to submit a Full Application on March 27, 2020.
  • Please note: Applicants applying through the Project Funding Stream cannot submit a full application form until they are invited to do so, after approval of the Letter of Intent.

Fast Track Funding Stream

  • One-stage process: No Letter of Intent required; only full application forms are due March 27, 2020.

Application Form

Application Guideline and FAQs

Applicants are strongly encouraged to read the Application Guideline and FAQs provided below. The Guide provides the following:

  • Information on both Funding Streams
  • Application and Project Requirements
  • Application and reporting deadlines

Application Guidelines and FAQs (pdf) 


Funding Stream

Letter of Intent 
Submission Deadline

Full Application 
Submission Deadline

Project Funding

February 21, 2020

March 27, 2020

Fast track n/a

March 27, 2020


For further assistance, watch our "How to" video below:

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School Green Fund

In 2012, the Town of Caledon established a School Green Fund to provide all Public and Catholic schools in Caledon with potential funding to develop environmentally-focused programs or projects. 

For an overview of the fund and project ideas please review the School Green Fund Information Package, which contains information on:

  • School Green Fund Overview
  • Past School Green Fund Projects
  • Project Ideas

Information Package for Schools (pdf)

2020 School Green Fund Application Form

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Showcase Video

The Green Fund has supported many projects over the years. Here are some highlights:

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For more information please contact the Town's Energy and Environment section by phone at 905.584.2272 or by email.

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