“The knowledge we gained through our Launch Pad Coaching Grant has been a game changer for our campaign to fund ongoing restoration of our Victorian era Town Hall in Acton, Ontario. Thank you!”
Peter E. Rowe, Vice-Chair, Heritage Acton
Whether you are kick-starting a fundraising campaign, engaging new audiences, or saving a place and transforming it to a new use, Launch Pad can help.
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and reviewed monthly.
Please read the Application Guidelines before applying.
We know that small community organizations, especially those in remote and rural areas, don’t always have the means to pay for external expertise in fundraising, marketing and business planning.
Read on to learn more about how the Launch Pad program has connected passionate community volunteers and staff with seasoned experts to unlock the potential of their historic places.
In a follow-up survey, 100% of Launch Pad recipients said that their learning objectives were met through the program.
While the needs of Launch Pad Coaching Grant participants may vary, from those looking for help to kickstart a fundraising campaign to those in need of business savvy, some things are always the same. Behind every Launch Pad Coaching Grant is a passionate group of volunteers and staff dedicated to finding creative solutions to help them save and renew a special community place.
Participating Launch Pad community groups are paired with a team of seasoned professionals with extensive experience in everything from fundraising and business planning to communications and heritage regeneration.
Did you know that Launch Pad Coaching Grants wouldn’t be possible without the generosity donors?
Your donation will help direct more game-changing Launch Pad support to communities.