Poverty Reduction Fund

Local Poverty Reduction Fund

2017 Call for Proposals

 Registration Deadline: June 7, 2017 at 5:00 pm 

 Deadline to Submit a Proposal – June 28, 2017 at 5:00 pm

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 The Province of Ontario, Local Poverty Reduction Fund has released its’ 2017 proposal call.

There are several funding streams available including:

  • General
  • Homeless Related Proposals
  • Indigenous-led projects
  • Food Security Related Proposals (New in 2017)


Organizations that submit homelessness related projects must include a letter of support from the local service system manager (page 24 of the 2017 Call for Proposals Application Guide).  The City of London, is the Service Manager.

Organizations are advised to consider how their project connects to London’s Homeless Prevention System – A Three Year Implementation Planwhen drafting their proposals.

Please submit a request for a letter of support and a brief summary of the proposal no later than June 23, 2017 to Jan Richardson, Manager, Homeless Prevention to request a letter prior to submitting your proposal.  Jan can be reached at jrichardson@london.ca or 519-661-2489 ext. 1852.