District of Tofino
Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support programs, events, services, and initiatives that address local needs and strengthen the community. Funds must serve the District of Tofino.
Council will consider the provision of financial assistance to not-for-profit community organizations with proposals that help build “a creative and resilient community of varied ages that is socially, environmentally, and economically diverse” as per the 2013 OCP Vision Statement.
In keeping with the community vision adopted by Council, requests for assistance for capital projects, programs, or other initiatives that meet one or more of the District of Tofino’s goals and objectives such as those included in the plans and strategies adopted by Council.
GrantWatch ID#: 180430
Proposals must be completed, and funds used, within 12 months of receipt of the grant.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please submit complete applications by email or mail to:
District of Tofino Municipal Office
Attention: Accounting Clerk
PO Box 9, 121 Third Street
Tofino BC, V0R 2Z0
Alternatively, applications may be dropped in the mail slot, located on the left side of the front door at the District of Tofino Municipal Office at the above address.
For further information please contact:
Laura Giffin, Accounting Clerk
250-725-3229 ext. 617
Canada: British Columbia: District of Tofino;
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