Community Grants

RTOERO districts are eligible to receive grants to support local community-based projects. Districts serve as the project sponsor, in partnership with a community organization.

District 13 Hamilton-Wentworth & Haldimand Projects

Year Project Amount
2022 Cycling without Age Hamilton & Burlington (CWA) $4,000.00
2021 Art Therapy $2,500.00
2020 Good Shepherd’s Jeanne Scott Parent & Child Resource Centre $2,000.00
2019 Alpha Delta Kappa ON Psi Chapter’s Food4Kids $3,000.00
2017 Meals That Heal $4,000.00
2016 Wonderfully Wild Places - An Experience for those on the margins $3,000.00
2015 Erland Lee Museum Home Educational Projects $2,000.00
2014 Grace Teaching Garden $3,886.00
2013 Canadian Resource Centre $4,000.00
2012 Providing Education Through Sanitation $4,000.00
2011 Neighbour to Neighbour Centre Kids Can Succeed Reading Tutor $2,000.00
2010 Art With Barriers Summer Camp $3,700.00
2008 The Original Griffin Literacy Project $2,000.00
2007 RTO/ERO ESL Resource Centre $3,000.00
2006 The Archives Promotion Program $2,500.00
2005 Special Trips for School Age Children and Youth Who Are Financially $3,000.00
2004 A-V Equipment re Presentations for the Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice $3,840.00
2003 V.O.I.C.E. $1,900.00
2000 Libraries! Let's Celebrate $4,000.00

News about district 13 Hamilton-Wentworth & Haldimand grants

District 13 grant in 2020 supports high school program for young moms
District 13 grant in 2020 supports high school program for young moms

Without finishing their high school education, young mothers can face significant barriers to income and employment. A $2,000 […]

District 13 supports art therapy at St. Peter’s Hospital
District 13 supports art therapy at St. Peter’s Hospital

Chronic care patients at St. Peter’s Hospital in Hamilton will receive more art therapy thanks to a $2,500 grant from Distr […]

Webinar: Mentally healthy living after social distancing – A study of older Canadians 
Webinar: Mentally healthy living after social distancing – A study of older Canadians 

This webinar was presented in May 2022 by the RTOERO Foundation featuring Dr. Gail Low Associate Professor, University of Alb […]

RTOERO Foundation issues call for grant proposals
RTOERO Foundation issues call for grant proposals

The RTOERO Foundation is now accepting letters of intent for grants of $10,000 to $50,000 to support projects that aim to imp […]