2017 Canada 150 Grant Recipients
In 2017, the Comox Valley Community Foundation was pleased to give away $###,### in grants to ## Comox Valley organizations. Here are the recipients:
Harry Panjer, (CVCF), Anna Rambow, (Events and Outreach Coordinator at Cumberland Historical Society) and Michelle Willard, ED.
Grant Recipient: Comox Valley Community Arts Council
Grant Amount: $3,400.00
Description: Building the HeART of the Community: Free Art Programming.
Harry Panjer, (CVCF), Leslie and John King, Lisa McCollum, Treasurer, (Fanny Bay Community Association.)
Grant Recipient: Fanny Bay Community Association
Grant Amount: $2,500.00
Description: Fanny Bay Heritage Day: Dinner and dance featuring the culture and heritage of Fanny Bay residents in September 2017.
Harry Panjer (CVCV,) Anna Rambow, Events and Outreach Coordinator AND Michelle Willard, Executive Director, Cumberland and District Historical Society.
Grant Recipient: Cumberland and District Historical Society
Grant Amount: $3,500.00
Description: Japanese Canadian Families: commemorative events and initiatives to correspond with the 75th anniversary of the forced ending of the Japanese Canadian Community
Harry Panjer (CVCF,) donors John and Leslie King and Jackie Hipwell, Treasurer, Fanny Bay Community Association.
Grant Recipient: Denman Seniors and Museum Society
Grant Amount: $3,560.00
Description: Denman Island Museum Oral History Project.
Harry Panjer (CVCF,) donors John and Leslie King and Grant Schilling.
Grant Recipient: Get on Board Youth
Grant Amount: $2,040.00
Description: Skateboard Building for At-Risk Youth.