The Corporation of the Town of Oakville · Policy MS-SPR-002

Corporate Community Assistance

Policy Number:
MS-SPR-002
Section:
Municipal Services
Sub-Section:
Assistance to Organizations, Community Groups and Individuals
Author:
Financial Planning Department
Authority:
Council
Effective Date:
2009 Mar 02
Review by Date:
2017
Replaces:
Formerly: Corporate Grants
Last Modified:
2012 Apr 16

Policy Statement

The Corporation of the Town of Oakville (hereinafter referred to as the town) acknowledges and supports the enhancement and preservation of a positive quality of life for its citizens. One means of achieving this goal is the provision of financial assistance through grants, donations, loans, fee assistance or in-kind services to organizations, community groups and individuals for purposes which support the town’s corporate goals and strategy.

Purpose

This policy has been developed;

Scope

This policy applies to all grant programs, financial or in-kind assistance approved by Council.   It provides for the basic principles to guide eligibility requirements, the types of funding available; and application approval and monitoring requirements.