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26 Jun

18 more charities receive response fund grants totalling $171K

First West Foundation and it's regional community endowments are pleased to build on the first wave of Community Response Fund grants with a second wave of recipients. We are proud to distribute an additional $171,000 to the organizations listed below.

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24 Jun

$420,486 in funding headed to Envision Financial communities

As the founding and largest endowment, the Envision Financial Community Endowment supports community projects throughout the Fraser Valley and in Kitimat. Since 1998, the endowment has provided 391 grants totaling over $4.6 million in grant funding.

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24 Jun

Island Savings is leading well with 2020 community grants

The Island Savings Community Endowment proudly supports projects for communities served by Island Savings on Vancouver, Pender and Salt Spring Islands.

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24 Jun

$112,400 earmarked for a dozen Valley First 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 $872,260 in grant funding for 126 projects supporting resilient and resourceful communities.

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