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Call for Applications: Community Development Grant Opportunity

(Fort McMurray, AB – November 10, 2016) – The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is accepting applications for the Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) grant.

The FCSS grant is used to support the design and delivery of preventive social services programs that promote and enhance the well-being of individuals, families and communities.

It is recommended that new applicants or currently funded applicants with new programs or initiatives meet with Community Services staff to ensure that their applications comply with FCSS regulations. Meetings can be scheduled from November 29, 2016 to December 9, 2016. Please email to arrange an appointment.

The closing date for applications for this grant is December 20, 2016, at 4:30 p.m., Mountain Time. Applications must be received before the closing time via email at or at the following address:

Community Investment Program
Community Services Department
Future Forward Building
9717 Franklin Ave.
Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2K1
Attention: Toni Elliott, Community Facilities and Investment Manager

Additional information about the Community Investment Program grants, the call for applications, and grant applications are available on the Municipal website at


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