Apply for funding

Update: The deadline for our latest round of applications has passed. What happens next?
Applications will next be be reviewed by our Community Engagement and Investment Committee. 
Decisions will be made by March 9. 
All applicants will be notified no later than March 11.
Thank you, and please contact us if you have any questions about this process.

2022-23 Community Investment Fund

​With the generous financial support of individuals, businesses, organizations and governments of all levels, United Way Yukon provides Community Investment Fund (CIF) grants of up to $10,000 per program/project on an annual basis.    ​

United Way Yukon

  • Funds projects and/or programs that benefit Yukon communities and align with our priority areas.
  • Has a responsibility to advance reconciliation with Indigenous peoples.
  • Seeks to make communities measurably better through innovative projects that help address the underlying causes of social issues. 
  • Works to effect long-term changes, especially those that help address the underlying causes of social problems.
  • Seeks out partnerships that mobilize communities, agencies, funders and other sectors to achieve shared goals.
  • Ensures that its investment decisions and results are communicated regularly to the community.
  • Distributes funding in a fair and equitable way.

The most deadline to apply for 2022-23 funding has passed. 
The application process for 2023-24 funding will begin in January 2024.

Applications are reviewed by the Community Engagement and Investment Committee (CEIC) in accordance with existing United Way Yukon policies. Its recommendations are subject to final approval by the Board of Directors. 

Reporting for 2022-23 Projects

The current year’s 2022-23 funding covers projects that run from April 1, 2022 – March 31, 2023. 

As specified in the funding agreement, all projects must submit a Final Report. Final reports are due 30 days after your project ends, or no later than April 30, 2023, whichever comes first.

If you received 2022-23 funding and are applying for 2023-24 funding you must submit a report with the application. This is either an interim report if your project is not yet completed, or a final report if it is completed. Please use the appropriate form below.

Failure to submit a final report will impact an organizations eligibility for future funding.

Links:

Online 2022-2023 Interim ReportOnline 2022-2023 Final Report

Three Priority Areas for United Way Yukon Funding

United Way Yukon invests in three priority areas, as well as having a responsibility to advance reconciliation with Indigenous peoples.

All that kids can be 
Supporting kids and youth with resources to grow up healthy and transition into adulthood.

From poverty to possibility 
Building individuals’ financial stability and independence through access to healthy food, affordable housing and employment. 

Healthy people, strong communities 
Developing the capacity of people to care for themselves and families by creating opportunities and places for social interaction.