The Libro Prosperity Fund…growing prosperity in southwestern Ontario

The Libro Prosperity Fund. It’s one of the ways we are bringing the Prosperity Project to life. This annual granting program will invest approximately half a million dollars to support local organizations that are growing prosperity in southwestern Ontario.

The application process for the 2017 Libro Prosperity Fund is now closed. 

Learn more about the Prosperity Fund

Economic development, Money smarts, Youth leadership

Economic Development:

This could include organizations supporting entrepreneurship, small enterprise and co-operative start-ups, rural and agricultural development planning and revitalization projects, buy-local programs, and research and innovation to improve regional economic development projects.

Youth Leadership:

This could include organizations supporting youth entrepreneurship and job creation, opportunities for youth in farming and other rural activities, and youth leadership and career skills development.

Money Smarts Education:

This could include organizations supporting programs that build financial knowledge, skills and confidence of individuals and families through every stage of life, assist low income and disadvantaged people to build financial assets, and contributions to financial literacy initiatives.

Student Awards

Libro Credit Union’s student award program supports youth who demonstrate outstanding commitment to their community while balancing academic success. At Libro we know that by supporting these young leaders everyone wins.

Thirty One $2000 student awards will be granted to youth ages 17-25 (one student per branch).

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CAPTION: We celebrated the launch of The Prosperity Project by announcing this year’s Libro Prosperity Fund at special community events throughout southwestern Ontario. See how others in your community defined prosperity.