**Please note due to Covid19 we are not currently accepting grant applications.  Please check back in early February 2021 to find out more information about our next grant intake.  

familiesforward supports community groups that provide parent-child programming in our area. We financially support projects that strengthen our guiding principles: learning and literacy; nutrition and physical health; positive parenting; and community capacity building. All funded projects must comply with our current funding guidelines.  The maximum funding for any project remains at $5,000.00.
Examples of funded programs include:

  • Family drop-in programs
  • Activities promoting learning, literacy, nutrition and healthy living at school open houses, family events and BBQ’s
  • Workshops for parents

The next grant application deadline is February 14, 2020.

If your organization has a project in mind, please contact our coordinator to learn how we can partner.
Grant recipients automatically become members of Fort Rouge/River Heights Parent-Child Coalition: familiesforward.