Get Inspired

Project Ideas to Get You Started

Share Skill

Idea: Teach a group how to workout at a local gym

Share Meaning

Idea: - LGBTQIA2S+ Teen Meet-ups

Share Resources

Idea: Garden kit care packages for seniors

Be Creative

Idea: Bracelet making club

Getting Started

What to Expect

Once you’ve decided on your idea, here’s what to expect.

Submit your application.

You can ask for a grant of between $50 to $500.

Wait for the results.

Volunteers from your community review applications as they are submitted. This can take up to two weeks.

Bring your idea to life.

Funding will be sent to you via Direct Bank Deposit. Let's do this!

Share your story!

Photos, screen grabs, and other documentation of your project will help to inspire more people like you to get started.

Sharing Skills and Knowledge

This video was created by Project Leader Maya, and tells the story of her project: Japanese Visible Mending – Beginner Sashiko. We hope it inspires you!

Stories

Stories from Next Door

Project leaders love to share back on what happened during their event, gathering, or project. Get inspired for your next idea by reading about what your neighbours are up to.

NSG Stories

October 4, 2022

Tall Tale Workshop

The highlight of our Tall Tale workshop was the way all 14 participants were prepared to stand up in front of the room and tell their story. They were magnificent! Two...

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NSG Stories

October 4, 2022

Neighborhood Garden

This year’s main focus was Art in the garden. I’m happy to report that all the activities were well received by the participants. As well as many other people( high...

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NSG Stories

September 28, 2022

Paint Nite

The project went great – we had eight participants joining the virtual workshop and everyone was able to choose their painting prior to the event. The project was to provide...

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