Healthy Communities

Registration is Now Open for Communities ChooseWell!!

Registration is now open for the 2015 Communities ChooseWell initiative! Register your community to make sure you receive a toolkit, and to make sure you are kept in the loop about all our projects, including seed grants, webinars, and forums!

Speaking of forums, if your community is...

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Communities ChooseWell Award Nominations

Communities ChooseWell will once again be holding our Awards Ceremony in conjunction with the ARPA Conference in Energize Workshop, which runs from October 22-24, 2015 at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. 

If you think your community is deserving of recognition for being a healthy place to...

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Grant: Farm Credit Canada AgriSpirit Fund

FCC AgriSpirit Fund is about enhancing rural communities. If your organization is raising money for a capital project and your city or town has less than 150,000 people, it may qualify for a donation between $5,000 and $25,000. 
Applications will be accepted from April 13 - May 18,  2015.

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Grant: Peavey Mart Community Ag Grant

The Peavey Mart Community Agricultural Grant provides a total of up to $50,000 each year to non-profit groups who submit successful applications. Applications are available at PeaveyMart.com during the application period of March 1 - May 31 each year and the winner(s) are announced in September....

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Support Communities ChooseWell’s Food Security & Nutrition Initiative

ARPA's Communities ChooseWell program is vying for $25,000 from the Together We Thrive contest to support a Food Security & Nutrition initiative.

Communities ChooseWell will use the $25,000 to offer Alberta communities micro-grants and expert-facilitated food security workshops to support...

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Healthy Rural Communities Tool Kit

Funded by Public Health Ontario, this toolkit is intended for use in rural communities by planners, health unit staff, elected officials, and community members who advocate for healthier communities and populations.

“This tool kit offers a number of planning and development strategies that can...

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