The Port of Montreal is committed to fulfilling its role as a responsible citizen. It supports several organizations by focusing its attention on the neighbourhoods near its operations in Montreal and Contrecœur.
The organizations we support
Every year, the Port of Montreal supports about seventy organizations, including the Antre-Jeunes de Mercier-Est youth services centre, Sentier urbain community organization, Young Musicians of the World, the Village au Pied-du-Courant public gathering and entertainment site, the Colonie des Grèves de Contrecoeur campground, Technopole maritime and Eco-Maris.
Eligibility criteria for monetary support
To qualify for our community investment policy, the organization must have the potential to create an impact in at least one of these three sectors:
- Socio-economic development
- Education related to careers in the marine industry
The organization must meet the following criteria:
The organization has official status and a registration number as a non-profit organization or government agency;
The activity for which the organization is requesting a donation or a sponsorship will be held on the territory of Greater Montreal, including Contrecœur and the province;
The recipient of the request is a group of individuals (not a single individual);
The organization demonstrates sound management and can provide audited annual financial statements, if necessary, upon request.
The organization has a board of directors composed mainly of independent members.
The organization agrees that the MPA may exploit its association with the activity or the organization.
How to apply for support
Please refer to the downloadable document Guidelines for the administrative procedures to be followed.
Complete the APPLICATION .