Grant Seekers

Drayton Valley Community Foundation Grant Application Information

The mission of the Drayton Valley Community Foundation is to build and manage resources to enhance our community.  The “Community” encompasses the Town of Drayton Valley, Brazeau County and the surrounding area.

DVCF has two granting cycles per year, Spring and Fall. Grant Applications must be submitted by 4:00 on March 31 and September 15. Late applications will not be considered.

Grant applications must be filled out in their entirety with all applicable questions answered and attachments submitted. Applications must be emailed to, applications can be mailed or dropped off, but an electronic copy must be submitted.

Preference is given to projects which:

  • benefit the whole community;
  • encourage more efficient use of community resources;
  • demonstrate new approaches and techniques in the solution of community problems;
  • promote cooperation and sharing among organizations, eliminating duplication of services;
  • promote volunteer participation;
  • strengthen management capabilitie

Grants are not made to or for:

  • individuals;
  • administration costs;
  • annual fund drives;
  • establish or add to endowment funds;
  • political activities;
  • direct religious activities;
  • multi-year funding.

 To better serve our community and promote successful applicants the Drayton Valley Community Foundation strongly encourages community groups to speak with the Executive Director prior to filling out a grant application to ensure your organization qualifies for a Community Foundation grant.

If your organization would like to submit a grant application please fill out the online Grant Application.

Grant Management Policy


Past Grant Recipients:

2017 Grant Recipients

2016 Grant Recipients

2015 Grant Recipients

2014 Grant Recipients