• The 2022 Rainbow Grants call for applications is NOW CLOSED.

    Thank you for your interest and application submissions.   The 2022 applications window closed as of Saturday, April 9th 2022 @ 5:00pm EST.    Stay tuned for our 2022 announcement of this years recipients in late May!     Note: the 2023 Rainbow Grants call for applications is targeted to open in February 2023.   For any questions- please reach out to us at info@communityone.ca

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    From the early 1980s when we were the Lesbian & Gay Community Appeal, to today’s Community One Foundation, we have been working to help create a vibrant and diverse 2SLGBTTIQ+ community in the Greater Toronto Area. Learn more about our history and how you can help.

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Our grants and awards provide funding to foster leadership in the 2SLGBTTIQ+ communities of the GTA, and help cultivate new services and programs in the areas of health and social sciences, arts and culture, and research, education and advocacy.

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The Community One Foundation’s past and future success is based on the continuing support and the extensive efforts of volunteers. The Community One Foundation strives to offer a volunteer program that is meaningful and fun for our volunteers as we work together to empower our community.

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The Community One Foundation provides grants for projects that enhance the development of the 2SLGBTTIQQ+ communities in the Greater Toronto Area. Over 1,000 important and innovative community projects have been supported through the generous contributions of our donors.

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