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28 Jun

Record $177,270 in grants bound for Okanagan 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 $1,172,334 in grant funding for 161 projects supporting thriving communities.

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28 Jun

Enderby charities set to benefit from $35K in grants

The First West Foundation, through its Enderby Financial Community Endowment, is granting $35,000 to four deserving charities in the Enderby area this year. 

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10 Jun

Prioritizing Indigenous literacy and learning

“Through the women’s literacy group, I have experienced the amazing impact the Community Literacy Catalyst (CLC) project can have,” shared a Ditidaht First Nation CLC participant.

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21 Mar

Cookies, connection & community with Canuck Place Children's Hospice

Walking through the doors of Canuck Place Children’s Hospice one can immediately feel an overwhelming sensation of love. A home away from home, Canuck Place provides pediatric palliative care for children and support for their families.

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