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BC Interior Community Foundation establishes Disaster Relief Fund

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In the aftermath of the unprecedented heat, fires and flooding in our region, we have established the BC Interior Disaster Relief Fund to provide assistance to the communities impacted by these devastating events. Donations to the fund will be used to address needs that cannot be met through other funding programs and will be distributed in consultation with representatives from those communities. You can Donate Today by clicking the link below. 

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Join Us in Leaving a Legacy for our Communities

Join Us - Membership

Are you interested in supporting your community through the BC Interior Community Foundation? Lifetime Membership is Free!

 

Our Board

Being on the Board is about connecting our community members with causes that matter. Learn More about our current Board Members.

 

Community Project Grants

Community Project Grant Application intake is twice annually, and we generally support 12-15 projects per intake.  Apply Today!

What is a Community Foundation?

A Community Foundation helps fund local charities, community projects & programs as well as scholarships/bursaries.  Learn More.

Contact the Office

Our Office Hours are Tues, Wed, Thurs 9am – 1pm.  Call us at 250-434-6995

 

Learn About Our Funds

We fund a variety of programs, projects & organizations in our communities.  Learn More about who we support.

 

Creating Community.  supporting our neighbours 

BC INTERIOR COMMUNITY FOUNDATION DISTRIBUTED OVER $336, 800 TO OUR COMMUNITIES IN 2020

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Community Project Grants

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Community Organization Distributions

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Scholarship/Bursary Distributions

IN 2020 BCICF ALSO ADJUDICATED AND DISTRIBUTED AN ADDITIONAL $220, 000 IN FEDERAL GRANTS TO SUPPORT LOCAL CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS DURING COVID-19

BCICF Fund Types - About us: What is a Community Foundation?

What makes us different

Community Foundations hold endowed funding to support other Charities who deliver Projects & Programs in our Region.  Endowment means funding is available consistently, as each dollar endowed earns a guaranteed return of 3.5% annually.  

Building Community – Immigrant Programs Create Support

Building Community – Immigrant Programs Create Support

Photo Credit: Olsen Imaging Our Community Project Granting program helps regional residents of any age, experience, or background take part in building community.  This fall we awarded grant funding to the Kamloops Immigrant Services Society for their tutoring and...

Fall 2021 – Community Project Grants

Fall 2021 – Community Project Grants

Did you know this fall we are supporting 6 projects in our Thompson-Nicola & South Cariboo region? Here’s the projects and programs we’re helping out this season!

Supporting Royal Inland Hospital – ER Staff

Supporting Royal Inland Hospital – ER Staff

We are happy to announce $11,318 has been awarded from The Stollery Charitable Foundation Fund to support needed renovations for emergency staff at Royal Inland Hospital.