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We are pleased to announce funding recipients supported through the
Canada's Healthy Communities Initiative (CHCI)

We are proud to have partnered with Community Foundations in the BC Southern Region, Community Foundations of Canada and the Government of Canada to deliver Canada’s Healthy Communities Initiative (CHCI) in the Southern BC Region.

 

SurreyCares Community Foundation has worked along with the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan, Central Okanagan Foundation, Community Foundation of the Kootenay Rockies, Maple Ridge Community Foundation, North Okanagan Foundation, and the Port Moody Community Foundation to provide the funding. Thank you to our amplifiers, Coquitlam Foundation,
Port Coquitlam Community Foundation, and Nakusp and Area Community Foundation for their support. 

Launched on Feb 09, 2021, we’ve invested $1,562,140 through the CHCI to support community-led organizations in developing local, small-scale infrastructure projects that respond to the immediate needs arising from COVID-19 while building towards a more pandemic-resilient future. We are pleased to announce the projects that the CHCI has supported.

FUNDING RECIPIENTS announced to date

Round 1 Recipients - 

Cross-Hub Projects (R1) -

Round 2 Recipients - 

Large Stream Projects (R2) -

  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters Kelowna – $105,668 was invested to fund the Digital Mentoring Programs and Services project.

  • Matsqui First Nation – $249,848 was invested to fund the Matsqui First Nation Multi-use Pathway and Nature Trail project.

  • Boothroyd Indian Band – $250,000 was invested to fund the Indigenous Gathering Space for ​Boothroyd Indian Band project.

  • East Kootenay Foundation for Health – $250,000 was invested to fund the Not Alone Campaign - Foundry East Kootenay project.

 

Cross-Hub Project (R2) -

Visit canadahealthycommunitiesinitiative.ca to find out more about how to apply, explore resources for applicants and sign up for community mobilization sessions. 

Hub Co-Leads

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Hub Participants:

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Amplifiers

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Funded by

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