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BVCF 2018 Communi-Tea 2x $1250 Giveaway

Congratulations to the BVCF 2018 Communi-Tea 2x $1250 Giveaway:


Alana Haugland (for, representing,) Special Olympics &
Candis Crump (for, representing) Northern Society for Domestic Peace


Thank you to all that came and spent their time with us.
Sharon Carrington, your music was a delight!
Thank you to the BVCF Board for hosting the Communi-Tea!
For more info on how you can apply for a grant/donate please email
Our Executive Director Danielle at
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Recent Grants

2018 BVCF Grants Awarded

The BV Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 grant recipients! We are proud to support these community groups:

 

Granisle & District Seniors Citizens Association- assisting with electrical upgrades to Senior's Hall


Pleasant Valley Legion- assisting with accessibilty upgrades


Houston Library- assisting with Houston Public Library renovation updates


Houston Link to Learning- assisiting with a computer lab for Houston Link to Learning


Grendel Group- funding for a new program "Grendelicious"


Bulkley Valley Museum- assisting with Oversized Records Digitization Project


Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre Society- funding for "National Indigenous People's Day 2018"


Bulkley Valley Regional Pool- assisting with Recreation Access Program


Telkwa Volunteer Fire Department- funding for "Turnout Gear washing Program"


Telkwa Christian Reformed Church- funding for "Quilters from the Heart Program"


Hazelton Learner's Opportunity Group Society- funding for "Book Bags for Babies Program"


Upper Skeena Development- funding for Art Installation

Congratulations!

Grants awarded for 2017

 

The Foundation approved the following grants for 2017

Affordable Recreation - Funding for equipment and dues for recreation for the financially challenged.

BV Brain Injury Association - Participants  will take pictures that communicate their thoughts and feelings regarding recovery from an acquired brain injury.

BV Child Development Centre - Assist with the construction of the childrens' accessible washroom and/or replacement of the reception area windows and doors.

BV Health Care and Hospital Foundation - Assist with the purchase of an overhead lift.

BV Naturalists - Assist with the production of the Bulkley Valley Perpetual Nature Diary.  

BV Regional Pool - McEwen Endowment Fund - Provide a swimming program for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities.

BV Regional Pool - support the Recreation Access Program which provides for individuals and families to use the facilities at a discounted price.

BV Youth Writers - Assist with the Bulkley Valley Youth Writing Workshop series.

Ground Breakers Agricultural Association - Assist with the Learning Gardens Project

2017 Highschool Curling Championships - Contributed toward the cost of hosting the championships which were held in Smithers. 

Hope Air  - Assist with medical flights for residents residing in the Bulkley Valley and the Hazeltons.

Houston Mountain Biking Association - Provide tools that can be used in the development and maintenance of a new trail system at Mount Harry Davis.

Learners Opportunity Group(Hazelton) - Assist with purchasing and delivering parenting pamphlets to families.

Moricetown Band - Assist with the purchase of a sign for the Moricetown Museum.

Navy League (Smithers Branch) - assist with Project Sleep Well

Smithers Curling Club - Assist with the purchase of coffee urns.

Smithers Gallery Association - Assist with the purchase of a printer.

Smithers Pregnancy Outreach - Assist with the North Community Birth Program.

Smithers Ski & Snowboard Club - The winner of our grant draw which was held in celebration of our 25th Anniversary! The funds were used to host a snowboard competition. 

ORGANIZATIONS AWARDED A CANADA 150 GRANT - These are matching grants from the Bulkley Valley Community Foundation and a partnership between the Community Foundations of Canada, the Govenment of Canada and private and philanthropic partners.

Girl Guides of Canada - Smithers Branch - Provided funds to assist with their Project SOAR-Fox Fest which Smithers is hosting and will see approximately 2,000 attendants from across Canada.

Houston Link to Learning - Assist with their project entitled Community Garden 150 Celebration.

Smithers Art Gallery/Bulkley Valley Museum - Assist with their joint project entitled Canada 150: What's Your Story?

Valley Youth Fiddlers - Assist with the production of Alaria's Fiddle a musical and theatrical production. 

 

 

Mission

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The Bulkley Valley Community Foundation strives to improve quality of life in our communities by awarding local organizations grants.

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Grants

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The Bulkley Valley Community Foundation allocates its revenue generated on the endowment funds to grants annually.

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Thanks!

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We'd like to thank you for your generous donations and support because with out your contribution our community would not be the same.

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