Stratford News Community Foundation Opens Applications for Grants SHARE ON: Gregory Rosser, contributor, Monday, Dec. 4th, 2017 Photo: Supplied The Stratford Perth Community Foundation has opened up its grant programs for applicants. The foundation helps to provide funding to community groups and organizations in St. Marys, Stratford and throughout Perth County. In order to be eligible, the applicant must be a registered Canadian charity, provide services in Perth County and do so without discrimination. The foundation funds projects which address community needs, receive volunteer support or help to build the community up. You can learn more on how to apply here.