External Grant Review Committee

The External Grant Review Committee provides assistance to Council in its deliberations on Strategic Plan Grants. 

This committee is currently recruiting one member. Applications are due by Tuesday, September 18. View the application form [PDF - 140 KB].

Purpose:

The purpose of the Strategic Plan Grant Review Committee is to review all applications received by the City under the Strategic Plan Grants program and to make recommendations to City Council on the annual Strategic Plan Grants to be funded by the City.  

The Committee will be comprised of five members of the public appointed by Council with specific expertise and interest in the key strategic plan areas of:

  • Social Inclusion and Community Wellness
  • Economic Development
  • Arts and Culture
  • Public Spaces, Green Spaces and Food Systems
  • Community Empowerment

Public members on the Committee must not be affiliated with any of the organizations applying for Strategic Grants Funding.

For the Terms of Reference, please click here [PDF - 114 KB]

For further information, please see the Strategic Grant webpage here.

Membership

Council has appointed the following members to this committee:

  • Shannon Alderdice
  • Melissa Avdeeff
  • Margaret Eckenfelder
  • Louise MacDonald
  • Danella Parks

The first meeting was held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.  Council considered a report on the the Policy & Process on the External Grant Review Committee at the October 19, 2017 Committee of the Whole Meeting. 

October 19, 2017 COTW Report [PDF - 1.3 MB]

Minutes [PDF - 379 KB]

The External Grant Review Committee presented their report to Committee of the Whole on May 10, 2018:

External Grant Review Committee Report [PDF - 999 KB]

City Staff provided a report to Committee of the Whole on May 10, 2018 which Council approved at COTW and received final approval at Council's May 24, 2018 Council Meeting:

Staff report on the Strategic Plan Grants [PDF - 4 MB]

Minutes

March 13, 2018 [PDF - 67 KB]

September 26, 2017 [PDF - 60 KB]

July 10, 2017 [PDF - 62 KB]

June 13, 2017 [PDF - 59 KB]

May 8, 2017 [PDF - 61 KB]

May 2, 2017 [PDF - 61 KB]

Agendas

April 23, 2018 [PDF - 60 KB]

March 13, 2018 [PDF - 1.7 MB]

September 26, 2017 [PDF - 62 KB]

July 10, 2017 [PDF - 79 KB]

June 13, 2017 [PDF - 38 KB]

May 8, 2017 [PDF - 38 KB]

May 2, 2017 [PDF - 38 KB]