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24 Jun

Island Savings is leading well with 2020 community grants

The Island Savings Community Endowment proudly supports projects for communities served by Island Savings on Vancouver, Pender and Salt Spring Islands.

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24 Jun

$112,400 earmarked for a dozen Valley First charities

The Valley First Community Endowment proudly supports community projects in the Okanagan, Thompson and Similkameen regions. Since 2011, the Valley First Community Endowment has provided $872,260 in grant funding for 126 projects supporting resilient and resourceful communities.

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24 Jun

Community endowment grants find a welcome home in Enderby

The Enderby & District Financial Community Endowment proudly supports Enderby and Area F of the North Okanagan district. Created as a legacy gift, Enderby & District Financial established a charitable endowment to generate ongoing funding in support of the community.

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23 Jun

Response fund first wave awards $173,200

Launched on May 21st, this $500,000 Community Response Fund was established by First West Foundation to support charities across BC who have been impacted by COVID-19. The fund focuses on food security and basic needs for youth, families and seniors.

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