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!



The Community Initiatives Fund is iniviting applications from individuals throughout Saskatchewan who are interested in serving on one of our four Adjudication Committees!

The Adjudication Committees will be responsible for reviewing applications to our Community Grant Program and making grant recommendations to the CIF Board of Directors.

     - Please find the call for interest details here: (PDF)
     - Please find the application form here: (Word doc) (PDF)

To apply, send your completed application form to by:
December 4, 2015.

If you have any questions about the committee application process or adjudication requirements, contact Matt Leisle at 306.780.9397 or


Community Places and Spaces Program Extended!

The CIF announces the extension of the popular Community Places and Spaces Program! Targeted to end March 31, 2016 the program will now end March 31, 2017. This means 2 application deadlines remain: October 1, 2015 and October 1, 2016. The program supports small capital renovations that improve the quality, sustainability, and long-term use of multi-purpose community facilities such as halls, recreation facilities, and playgrounds. Apply here!


Over $7 Million Awarded to 502 Projects! (June 2015)

We are excited to announce that 502 projects are receiving $7,210,203 in funding from the Community Initiatives Fund! These projects support a wide variety of projects across Saskatchewan through the Community Grant and Community Places and Spaces programs (April 1st deadline) as well as through Summer Grants (February 1st deadline). Check out our media release for more information as well as the complete list of grant recipients and their projects!