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Join Us for the AGM

Join the BC Interior Community Foundation for our Annual General Meeting.

When: June 24, 2021.
Online – Register for the Zoom Meeting

When: Jun 24, 2021 05:00 PM Vancouver

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

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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 Members

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.


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Community Project Grants


Community Organization Distributions


Scholarship/Bursary Distributions

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.  

Spring 2021 – Community Project Grant Recipients

Spring 2021 – Community Project Grant Recipients

Did you know this spring we are supporting 8 projects in our Thompson-Nicola & South Cariboo region? Here's the projects and programs we're helping out this season! $1600 for the Kamloops Community YMCA-YWCA's Project - Mind Outside - youth-at-risk program. An...

Emergency Community Support Fund

Emergency Community Support Fund

Did you know we were a part of the Emergency Community Support Fund?  This great initiative is a $350 million fund implemented with Community Foundations of Canada, the Canadian Red Cross, and United Way Centraide Canada, in partnership with local community...