NEW: Emergency Relief Fund Application

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Six Nations Economic Development Trust (EDT) is taking action to ensure that on reserve non-profit organizations that serve Six Nations community members, have access to funds to meet the Six Nations Health and Safety Guidelines. The EDT is excited to announce the launch of their new funding application known as the EDT Emergency Relief Fund.

The Emergency Relief Fund was developed to support the safety and wellbeing of grassroot organizations in the community by providing financial support for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Eligible non-profit organizations can apply to receive a maximum grant of $1000 to provide assistance in reducing the costs of PPE such as face coverings, hand sanitizer, rubber gloves, plexiglass, alcohol spray, cleaning supplies, etc.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 21, 2020 by 3:00 pm. Successful applicants will be notified by August 28th and funds will be released September 1st – September 4th

Apply Today for the EDT Emergency Relief Fund

EDT Guidelines & Application Streams

The Economic Development Trust (EDT) offers two application streams for the 2020 community investment. Select the application stream which most suits your group/organization’s makeup. Please be advised applicants may only apply to one application stream. This year, the EDT has requested applicants to submit one project application per organization, as a means to clearly determine the organizations funding priority.

Questions? Please email Roxanne Wilkieson at tr[email protected] or call 519-753-1950 ext 6450.

Be sure to like the Economic Development Trust Facebook Page (@SixNationsEDT) for EDT announcements and updates.

General Application

The General Application is for organizations that have regular employees, a Board of Directors and audited financial statements.

General Stream Application
Excel Budget Sheet
General Stream Guideline

Grassroots Application

The Grassroots Application is for established volunteer groups or organizations that do not have regular employees. This application is designed for those who have a group or organizations who work on a task or project without salary or wages, would not have a registered board of directors, and may not have audited financials to provide. Grassroots Applications can be picked up at the Six Nations Tourism Office (2498 Chiefswood Road, Ohsweken ON).

Grassroots Stream Application
Grassroots Stream Guidelines

For additional support in filling in your EDT Application, visit our Tools & Resources Page for more information. LEARN MORE