Prosper Canada Seeks Financial Empowerment Champions

May 6, 2016

Prosper CanadaProsper Canada is seeking applications from non-profit/charitable organizations to be part of a new project, Financial Empowerment Champions.  

Prosper Canada will collaborate with five organizations across the country to improve the financial wellbeing of over one million Canadians living on low incomes.

Project funding of up to $150,000 annually will be distributed over 4.5 years to each organization, to help them deliver and expand a set of five proven financial empowerment interventions. These organizations will be referred to as Financial Empowerment Champions (FEC) through the project.

This call for applications is primarily intended for non-profit/charitable organizations that are:

  • working in urban settings;
  • currently offering financial empowerment interventions to individuals living on low incomes;
  • and are proactive evaluators of their programs. 

Please click on the links below to review detailed information about the project, application criteria and guidelines.  If you feel this would be an appropriate opportunity for your organization, please complete the application form and submit all relevant documents by 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Thursday June 30, 2016.

Attend a webinar information session

There will be three webinar information sessions for organizations to ask questions about the application process. Please review application materials and register for one of the following sessions: 

SOURCE: Prosper Canada