Grants, funds & scholarships
The grants disbursed by the foundation are intended for charitable activities that will improve the quality of life for the citizens of Revelstoke and electoral Area ‘B’ of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District. Some examples of projects that have received grants from the foundation are:
Community Connections – A community based organization providing a variety of programs for disadvantaged persons in the community.
Revelstoke Food Bank – An ongoing program to meet the immediate and emergency food needs of people while working towards long term solutions to hunger and poverty.
Arts and Culture – Several grants have been directed to local Museums and Arts Programs to upgrade their facilities and offer programming for children.
Family Literacy – A series of ongoing programs that strengthen literacy skills for all family members throughout the year.
Applying for a grant
Income will be generated from the Community Fund for grantmaking programs in:
Arts & culture
Children & families
Health & welfare
Sports & recreation
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Gives the Foundation flexibility to address the emerging needs of our ever-changing community. With no specific focus, these funds benefit all facets of the community including: arts & culture, environment, health & welfare, children & families, sports & recreation, youth, seniors, education, community development, and heritage conservation.
Field of Interest Funds
The donor chooses the particular area where the grants will be given and the Foundation chooses the grantee agencies. Minimum $10,000 to initiate which can be contributed over 5 years.
Charitable Organization Funds
The donor designates the beneficiary organization(s). Minimum $10,000 to initiate which can be contributed over 5 years.
Created to recognize the donor, family, corporation, association, deceased person, honouree, event or other entity. Income can be designated or left to the discretion of the Foundation. Minimum $10,000 to initiate which can be contributed over 5 years.
Scholarships / Bursaries
Create a new fund to enable a deserving student to continue their education. Minimum $10,000 to initiate which can be contributed over 5 years.
Donor Advised Funds
Income is distributed annually at the donor’s discretion within Foundation guidelines. Minimum $10,000 to initiate which can be contributed over 5 years.
Take a look at the Funds that have been established.
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