The Innovation Fund provides small grants to support innovative solutions addressing the most challenging social issues facing our community. These solutions could include:

• community collaborations
• short-term programs
• pilot projects
• youth-led initiatives
• capacity building workshops or training opportunities


Any registered charity that demonstrates impact in one or more of the United Way Strategic Focus Areas may apply to the Innovation Fund.

Apply for Funding

Applications to the Innovation Fund are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year if and when funds are available.

To discuss whether a project or initiative qualifies, please contact our Community Investment Manager at 250-860 2356 extension 106 or toll-free: 1-855-232-1321 (outside Kelowna).

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