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12 Nov

$21,430 distributed to Enderby & District Financial communities

In 2013, Enderby & District Financial established an endowment with the First West Foundation to generate ongoing community funding in Enderby and the surrounding region.

Grants from this fund are made to community-based programming addressing one of the following areas:

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08 Nov

$357,500 granted to charities in Envision Financial region in 2015

First West Foundation Donates to 33 Envision Region Charities — improving lives, building capacity in the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley and Kitimat.

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06 Nov

Focusing on Fathers in Chilliwack

There is an encouraging trend developing in many communities across this country; a trend towards programming supporting fathers in at-risk families. As dads are stepping up and discovering new ways to parent their children, social service agencies are doing their part too.

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24 Jul

Quest to Reduce Hunger and Build Community in Surrey

The mission is simple: to reduce hunger with dignity, build community and foster sustainability. And with four markets in total, Quest Food Exchange, British Columbia’s largest not-for-profit food exchange program is working tirelessly to do just that.

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