Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Legacy Fund


The Legacy Fund is a component of the Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage program. It provides funding for community capital projects. Successful applicants may receive up to 50 per cent of eligible project expenses up to a maximum of $500,000.

Special Requirements

To be eligible for funding, your organization must have been in existence for at least two years, plan to continue operating after this project’s completion, and be one of the following:

  • a local non-profit incorporated organization
  • a local band council, local tribal council, or other local Aboriginal government (First Nations, Inuit, or Métis) or equivalent organizations
  • a municipal administration or any of its agencies, boards or commissions that, for the purposes of your proposed commemoration project, demonstrate an active partnership with at least one community-based group

Last updated: August 24, 2017