Community Arts

Toronto Arts Council’s Community Arts programs are open to Toronto non-profit organizations and collectives that engage communities through the arts.

A film crew records a couple who is sitting on a bench in a park.
The Regent Park Project, A Kick Start Arts initiative. Photo by Sheena D. Robertson (2017)

New applicants to the Community Arts program are advised to contact the Community Arts Program Manager prior to completing an application form in order to confirm eligibility.

In 2017, TAC allocated $342,500  in Annual Operating grants to 14 community arts organizations, $468,250 in Multi-Year Operating grants to 10 community arts organizations, and $557,705 in Project grants to 54 community arts organizations or collectives.