Applications for Hosting BC sports event grants now open

Communities and organizations interested in hosting sporting events in 2018 can now apply for funding through the Hosting BC grant program. Hosting BC grants provide funds up to $35,000 to communities for hosting sporting events, while fostering economic, social and …

New child-care spaces will help families around B.C.

British Columbia families will benefit from thousands of new licensed child-care spaces throughout B.C., announced Minister of Children and Family Development Katrine Conroy and Minister of State for Child Care Katrina Chen. “I’m excited to be announcing that we are …

CBT: Strengthening Community Efforts to Reduce Poverty

This week, Columbia Basin Trust announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for community-based poverty reduction projects. The RFP will make $500,000 available for up to four innovative projects that take action to reduce poverty in Basin communities, including rural areas. …

Recognizing B.C. athletes: Team BC Unite

Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare and Parliamentary Secretary for Sport and Multiculturalism Ravi Kahlon recognized the accomplishments of B.C. athletes and the Team BC Unite initiative. This summer, Team BC athletes represented the province at the 2017 Canada Summer …