Community Prosperity Fund

We’re excited to tell you that the Community Prosperity Fund is set to launch in early 2024! The Community Prosperity Fund is a new $25 million fund made possible through the Stronger Community Services Fund from Government of BC. These awards will be distributed by BC community foundations. Vancouver Foundation believes in community-driven decisions and trusts the expertise of local community foundations to guide our collective…

Northeast BC Community Foundation Fall Grant Recipients

Fall 2020 the Northeast BC Community Foundation awarded two grants from the Dawson Creek Community Endowment Fund; $4000 towards the Dawson Creek Walking Trail repaving project and $1000 towards the digitizing of South Peace newspaper project.   Rotary Club of Dawson Creek Sunrise: Dawson Creek Walking Trail repaving project Joe Judge, Service Projects Chair, Rotary…

Emergency Community Support Fund Round #2

The Northeast BC Community Foundation in collaboration with Community Foundations Canada and the Government of Canada, participated in the Emergency Community Support Fund and were awarded $80,000 to fund eligible community groups in our region. The following projects were awarded funding: * Peace Community Church – Taylor Community Gardens project $6,430 * Nawican Friendship Center – Emergency Temporary Homeless Shelter…

And… its a New Year!

Despite 2020 being one of the most challenging years for most of us, here in the philanthropic sector at least, there were many funding projects and opportunities for money to boost and enhance community work in our region. NEBCCF Fall Grant Cycle: The Northeast BC Community Foundation awarded two grants in the Fall Grant Cycle both from…

Friends of Hudson’s Hope

In May 2020, the Vancouver Foundation awarded a sizeable grant as a “rapid response to COVID-19” to the Northeast BC Community Foundation. One of the recipients of this grant was the Friends of Hudson’s Hope Society. “Your support ensures that we can continue to provide such valuable programs to our community.” -Patti Campbell, Administrator, Friends…