Mission & Profile
The Bulkley Valley Community Foundation strives to improve quality of life in our communities by awarding local organizations grants generated through responsibly managed donations and legacies.
We provide community leadership and offer citizens of the Bulkley Valley the opportunity to invest in the betterment of their communities.
The Bulkley Valley Community Foundation was founded in 1991 at the request of the Town of Smithers Economic Development Committee.
Our defined area for grant-making covers Topley, Houston, Granisle, Telkwa, Smithers, the Hazeltons and Kitwanga.
We are an incorporated not-for-profit organization which is registered with the Canadian Customs and Revenue Agency as a tax-exempt public foundation and is allotted a charitable registration number. The foundation is allowed to issue income tax receipts for contributions.
Five committees include:
- Executive Committee
- Fund Development Committee
- Nominations Committee
- Communications Committee
- Grants Committee