Tracey Mann
Executive Director

Welcome to the Community Initiatives Fund!

Many locally-led community projects and programs are being supported through the Saskatchewan Community Initiatives Fund. Our programs contribute to improved quality of life through grants supporting childhood development, positive life choices, active living, volunteerism, community celebrations and facility upgrades!




Feature Story: Community Mobilization and Social Development Program

The Community Mobilization Program, also referred to as the “Hub” is a multi-agency team focused on crime prevention. Community Mobilization integrates the activities of various community agencies, including the Ile a la Crosse RCMP, Ile a la Crosse School Division #112, Saskatchewan Ministry of Health, Saskatchewan Justice, Saskatchewan Housing, Ministry of Social Services, and the Municipality of Ile a la Crosse.

“These agencies work together to identify at-risk children and youth, share information on individuals and families involved, and develop integrated, targeted intervention strategies,” shared Philip Durocher, Municipal Operations Assistant.

Find the full story here.

$2.4 Million Awarded to 145 Projects (Dec 2017)

The Community Initiatives Fund (CIF) is pleased to announce that Saskatchewan communities will benefit from $2,423,512 in support of 145 grants for projects that contribute to the wellbeing of children and youth, families, and communities through its Community Grant Program’s October 1st deadline. Check out our media release for more information as well as the complete list of grant recipients and their projects!