Apply For A Grant

Please submit your requests for funding for projects in Operational Theatre to CJOC for initial review and sign-off. 

Current point of contact (POC) is Col Dan Smith (daniel.smith@forces.gc.ca). Once reviewed, the file is forwarded to the National Manager Support Our Troops Funds for review and final sign-off.

Once approved, CJOC remains the liaison with the Primary POC in theatre regarding the administrative process.

Please submit your requests for funding for projects in Operational Theatre to the Commanding Officer for initial review and sign-off. 

  1. ​Complete the Boomer’s Legacy Fund Application.
  2. Forward it to your Commanding Officer for review and signature.
  3. Forward the completed form, along with any supporting documentation, to: National Manager Support Our Troops, 4210 Labelle Street, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0K2.
  4. A decision will be forwarded to you, info the Commanding Officer, normally within two to three working days.
  5. Once approved, you will remain the liaison with the National Manager Support Our Troops regarding the administrative process.
  6. ​Upon completion of the project, it is expected that you will provide a testimonial to: National Manager Support Our Troops, 4210 Labelle Street, Ottawa, ON K1A 0K2.
Note: Applications will not be considered if it is determined that the applicant will receive a benefit from the project.
  1. ​Complete the Boomer’s Legacy Fund Application.
  2. Forward it to your Unit Commanding Officer for review and signature.
  3. Send the completed form through the local committee for review (if applicable). Some Bases/Wings have established a local committee for this purpose.
  4. Obtain the Base/Wing Commander’s signature.
  5. Forward the completed form, along with any supporting documentation, to: National Manager Support Our Troops, 4210 Labelle Street, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0K2.
  6. A decision will be forwarded to you, info the Base/Wing Commander, normally within two to three working days.
  7. ​Upon completion of the project, it is expected that you will provide a testimonial to: National Manager Support Our Troops, 4210 Labelle Street, Ottawa, ON K1A 0K2.
Note: Applications will not be considered if it is determined that the applicant will receive a benefit from the project.

Abroad

Ukraine (2017): $7,700 to support a hydrotherapy program; $6,700 to support a rehabilitation training program; $8.9K to purchase a prosthetic limb;

Haiti (2017): $9,700 to support the purchase of school uniforms, appliances, generator, mattresses, water and clothing for children; $9,600 to build a fence around a well and distribution kiosk;

Sri Lanka (2017): $5,000 to assist with renovations for the Courage, Compassion, Commitment Transition Home.

Vietnam (2016): $5,000 to the SOS Children's Villages Charity to provide funds to purchase food, clothing, shelter, entertainment and sporting equipment.

Sierra Leone (2015): $2,986 to the Mercy Children's Orphanage to purchase 10 bunk style beds with mattresses, bug nets, two pigs, feed for pigs, bakery ingredients.

Myanmar (2013): ​Provided comfort kits to an orphanage.

Kosovo (2011): ​$10,000 donation to improve the Women and Children’s Shelter. 

Jamaica (2011): ​$6,000 given to improve the HEART Technical School, dedicated to improving the lives of impoverished youth.     

Afghanistan (2006–2014): Purchase of school supplies and equipment, shoes for orphaned children, and medical equipment and supplies to various hospitals and clinics. Creation of over 2500 “Baby Kare” kits to assist midwives delivering babies in rural areas. First aid kits and training. Sending over 20 children for various lifesaving surgeries and medical treatments. Comfort care supplies for palliative patients. Creation of women’s weaving course with supplies. Replacement of a herd of sheep killed by Taliban forces.     

 

At Home

Comox (2017): $5,000 to the Comox Valley Therapeutic Riding Society to support an individual horse during the therapeutic riding season.

British Columbia (2017): $20,000 to support the Power to Be Program at Prospect Lake and the renovations of Anawim House in Victoria.

Kings and Annapolis Counties (2015–2016): $10,000 to Seniors LINCS Program to increase the knowledge and abilities of Veterans/Seniors in remote areas to remain as independent as possible and to continue to live in their homes.

Esquimalt: $20,000 to the HeroWork Program to refurbish the Rainbow Kitchen Building, which serves over 36K meals a year to the poor and disenfranchised.

Rankin Inlet: $10,000 to the Rankin Inlet Breakfast Program support for up to 600 students. 


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