The City of Waterloo offers different types of funding to support neighbours in their efforts to build strong, connected communities. Whether you are planning a small project that costs $50, or a large placemaking project that will cost $7000, there is funding available to support your initiative. Visit the links below for more details on the different types of funding available. Connect with to chat about your idea or discuss which funding opportunity will best support your project. 

Mini-Grants for Neighbours 

Apply for up to $300 to support projects that enhance neighbourhood connection.

Neighbourhood Fund 

Apply for up to $7500 to support neighbourhood placemaking projects and events that are inclusive to bring neighbours together. 

Operating Grant

Apply for operating dollars to support a neighbourhood group or neighbourhood event that has operated two years or more. Eligible groups and projects can receive up to $500 in operating funds.