Ponoka Family & Community Support Services

Funding Requests Granted by the Board

Process

At their regular board meetings, the Board considers grant applications for funding. As outlined under Request for Funding, grant applications are to be submitted one month prior to the scheduled board meetings, to allow time for the Board members to review the applications and request and receive additional information if needed.

Funding Allocations

Each year Ponoka FCSS grant funds to numerous community organizations - some reviewed annually and others on a one-time only basis. Ponoka FCSS also grants funds to individuals through our donation account.

In 2016 Ponoka FCSS put over $150,000 into the community:

Ponoka Youth Centre
$30,000
Ponoka Big Brothers/Big Sisters
$25,000
Cultural Road Trips
$25,000
Ponoka Elementary School Playground
$20,000
HandiVan
$10,000
Ponoka Special Events
$10,000
Chicks for Charity
$6,300
Ponoka KidSport
$5,000
Ponoka Emergency Fund
$5,000
FCSS Stampede Staycation
$3,500
Festival of Trees
$2,500
Student Opera/Theatre Trips
$1,400
Friday Family Swim
$1,200
Family Movie Night
$1,000
Other Various Activities
$7,500

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