The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay recognizes the many benefits that various groups, organizations, volunteers, and events within the municipality provide by promoting and improving upon the cultural, social, and economic well-being of the community.
The Town is committed to treating all requests for donations, grants, and sponsorships in a consistent, fair, and equitable manner subject to local needs, priorities, and Council’s approved budget.
Click the below to view Policy F0020 Donations Grants & Sponsorship (updated January 1, 2021):
Applications for events must be submitted at least six weeks prior to the event to allow for committee review and recommendation for Council approval at a Public Council meeting. Applications for a continuous program or service must be submitted by September 30th in the year prior in order to be considered during the budget process.
All requests for a donation/sponsorship must be made by application and provide supporting details that the program, event, or service is providing an economic or cultural/social benefit to the residents of Happy Valley-Goose Bay.
A charitable or non-profit organization must be sponsoring the program, event, or service and an individual representative of this organization must complete the written application.
A detailed budget showing proposed revenues and expenditures for the program, event, or service must be submitted with the application. Council reserves the right to request a financial statement from the previous year prepared by a qualified person.
To Download Application Form click below: