CIF Community Grant Program Guideline Updates

Ahead of the April 1st, 2023 deadline, CIF has updated the Community Grant Program Guidelines. Recognizing the impact inflation continues to have on rising program costs, the maximum amount that can be requested for a local grant is now $30,000, effective beginning with the April 1st, 2023 intake. 


For more information on this & other updates, please check the Community Grant Program Guidelines.



December 2022 Media Release

$1.8 Million in Support of Saskatchewan Programs!

Saskatchewan communities will benefit from 138 grants totaling $1,831,071 from the CIF's October 1st deadline. These grants will contribute to the wellbeing of 55 communities across Saskatchewan!


Media Release | Grants List

Community Story:
International Women's Day

Coinciding with International Women's Day, celebrated March 8th, we are pleased to share stories from CIF-funding programs designed to support women and girls here in our province. Through our three funding themes, we are able to provide financial support to a diverse range of programming that supports women and girls of all ages!


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Scam Alert! There is someone that we believe is from California posing as staff from the Community Initiatives Fund. They contact people through Facebook claiming that the person’s name is listed on CIF’s ‘winners list’ and request bank information to transfer their winnings. If you are contacted by someone in regard to this, we urge you to contact your local authorities.To be clear, this is NOT the Community Initiatives Fund. We ONLY fund incorporated Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations through a rigorous application and review process. We do not provide funds to individuals. If you have any questions or concerns, please visit our website at or contact our Executive Director, Tracey Mann at 306.780.9395.