Community Grants History


The MD of Bighorn is pleased to announce that the following organisations have received Community Service or Council Discretionary Grant Funding in 2018:

  • Canmore Alberta Canada Day Society
  • Dead Man’s Flats Community Association
  • Exshaw Community Association
  • Ghost Watershed Alliance
  • Harvie Heights Community Association
  • Palliative Care Society of the Bow Valley
  • Water Valley Library Society

These 2018 Capital projects received Community Enhancement Fund grants in Wards 2 and 4. Ward Community Enhancement funds are collected from the hosting fees paid by the Bow Valley Waste Management Commission on Francis Cooke Landfill operations.

  • Guy Gibson (Benchlands) Community Association
  • Lac des Arcs Community Association

The MD of Bighorn also supports other organisations on an annual basis through its regular budget process, including:

  • Bighorn Library
  • Bow Valley 211 Service
  • Bow Valley Biosphere Institute
  • Bow Valley Victim Services
  • Cochrane and Area Victim Services
  • Marigold Library
  • STARS Air Ambulance

The MD believes it is important to support the community organisations and the volunteers who provide so much to all of us. Do you belong to a local community organisation in the MD of Bighorn that could benefit from some funding to help with a project or to recognise your volunteers? If so, the MD has small grant programs to assist.