The Downtown Kitchener BIA provides a funding program to encourage members to partner with us to beautify, promote and create events in our Downtown.

Community Event Funding Grant Program

The purpose of this funding program is to encourage efforts that help to build a positive image for Downtown Kitchener and enable community events that focus on collaboration and an amazing experience in Downtown.

If you are interested in partnering with businesses and/or community groups to create a great event Downtown, you may qualify for funding. Please review the Program Outline and Application below for details. 

Program Outline

Downtown Dollar Funding Program

2018 Forms:

Tier 1 CEFG Application

Tier 2 CEFG Application

Should you have any questions, please connect with Stefanie Golling at 519-744-4921 x.403, or by email