Social Framework Community Grants

The Social Framework Community Grants program provides financial support to not-for-profit groups and organizations that are meeting the social service needs of Strathcona County residents, using the principles of the Social Framework. Grants are provided in two categories: Core Funding and Collaboration Funding. 

Administered by: Family and Community Services

Social Framework Community Grants 

2021 Social Framework Grants Cycle Now Open

Online applications for the Core Funding and Collaboration Funding are now open!

The application submission deadline is NOON on October 13, 2020


Core Funding - To assist non-profit organizations to provide promotion, prevention and early intervention supports that address Strathcona County social needs and in contributing to the Social Framework outcomes.

Collaboration Funding - To assist collaboration of non-profits and community groups, to undertake community-wide projects in support of the Social Framework. These projects align with the shared priorities of participating groups while supporting innovative cross-sectoral responses (e.g.: engaging collaborators from education, health, social services, business and/or faith sectors).

Organizations may hold one core grant and one collaboration grant at a time. 

Application Forms and Resources

Core Funding and Collaboration Funding have separate grant application forms:

Organizations interested in applying for Core Funding or Collaboration Funding are encouraged to review these resources before applying.

Information Session

To assist organizations in their applications for Core Funding and Collaboration Funding, an information session will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Email by Monday, September 28, 2020 to register for the online session. You will receive a meeting link to participate.

If you have further questions on these two Social Framework Community Grants, please contact Family and Community Services.


Family and Community Services
Second floor, East Wing Community Centre
401 Festival Lane
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 5P7
Phone: 780-464-4044
Fax: 780-449-1220

Related pages

Related topics

Last updated: Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Page ID: 43912