EOCF Accepting Grant Applications

Tuesday, 10.22.2013 / 10:31 AM MT / Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation
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EOCF Accepting Grant Applications

Does your registered charity need new supplies? How about an extra youth coordinator? The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF) is pleased to offer its support to registered charitable organizations in Northern and Central Alberta, whose programs support education and health and wellness for youth. The EOCF is currently accepting applications for financial grants up to $5,000. But don’t miss out, the deadline to apply is November 1 at midnight.

Proposals for grants must be received by mail and should, at minimum, include:

  • Complete contact information and registered charitable number
  • Outline of organization's mission and mandate
  • Detailed project description including timeline, measurable outcomes, number of people it will benefit and the potential impact on the community
  • Exact funding amount requested and detailed budget for the project
  • Recognition opportunities for the EOCF

Selected recipients will be determined by the Foundation’s Board of Directors and will receive their grant by December 31, 2013.

For more information on the grant process, please visit our Donation Requests section.


The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation cares deeply about our Community. Established in 2001, the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF) continues the Oilers legacy of giving back by contributing its unique resources and financial support to charitable organizations that serve the communities of Northern Alberta. With a focus on education, health and wellness for youth in Oil Country, the EOCF is dedicated to building strong, vibrant and safe communities by demonstrating philanthropic leadership.

Led by a dedicated community Board of Directors, the EOCF has developed a number of programs and partnerships that target those who need it most.

The EOCF raises its funds through a variety of fundraising initiatives that take place during Oilers home games and the generous contributions of Oilers fans and friends.

The Foundation gives back in excess of $2.5 million annually to charitable organizations registered with Revenue Canada whose programs support education, health and wellness for youth throughout Oil Country.