Community Sparks 2021 Grant Program

Rural Communities Foundation of Nova Scotia (RCFofNS) is pleased to offer Community Sparks Grants for climate change related projects throughout Nova Scotia. These small matching grants are designed to support innovative, community-based action and to promote environmentally sustainable, socially supportive, and economically thriving communities. The funded projects will meet a demonstrated need in rural Nova[…]

Community Sparks Grant Program

Rural Communities and Climate Change Nova Scotia’s rural communities are directly affected by climate change through such factors as sea level rise, storms, weather, disease and species shift, all of which can cause major economic impact. As such, our communities are on the front-lines of Nova Scotia’s efforts to adapt to and mitigate the effects[…]

Finding Solutions for Climate Change with Community Sparks

TRURO – Rural Communities Foundation of Nova Scotia has given $13,605 in Community Sparks Grants to seven youth-led, climate change related projects in rural Nova Scotia. The Community Sparks Grants are designed to support innovative, community-based action, and to empower young people to make a meaningful difference in their region on their own terms. Youth[…]