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Did you know we are the January’s Featured Charity for Colombo Lodge’s Take Home Dinner? Join Us Jan 20th to help us continue to support local Charities, Projects & Programs in our Thompson-Nicola & South Cariboo Region. Tickets call 250-374-4914 or:

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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.


Creating Community.  supporting our neighbours 



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.  

VF Capacity Building Grant Recipients

VF Capacity Building Grant Recipients

The VF Capacity Building Grant was made possible by generous support from BCICF's partner Vancouver Foundation.  Within our communities, we were able to support these charities in building their capacity so they are able to better serve our citizens and make a...

Community Project Grant Recipients – 2020

Community Project Grant Recipients – 2020

We are so pleased to have been able to support these wonderful projects and programs with our Community Project Grants in 2020: Spring 2020 BC Wildlife Park - Grant to assist with the construction of a large animal quarantine building, part of the Fawcett Family...