Community Grants Awarded 2016

The Kimberley & Disctrict Community Foundation awarded $20,000, the highest amount to date, in Community Grants. Here are the recipients: Donna Wilcock and Judy Caron receiving their Pines Society cheque from President Terry Oscarson. ($1,000) Kootenay Savings Credit Union manager, Dawn Marchi presenting a grant to Cindy Postnikoff of the Kimberley & District Heritage Society […]

Community Grants Applications 2016

The Kimberley & District Community Foundation is disbursing grants from the KDCF Community Fund,  the Kootenay Savings Community Fund and the Theresa Cundiff Memorial Fund.  Eligible charitable organizations (you must have a charitable number) located in the Kimberley Zone of S.D. #6 may apply for up to $5000 per organization.  (This area includes St. Mary’s […]

Vital Signs 2016 – BC Community Survey

The Kimberley & District Community Foundation is proud to help promote and participate in the Vancouver Foundations 2016 Vital Signs survey. Vital Signs is a national program led by community foundations and coordinated by Community Foundations of Canada that leverages local knowledge to measure the vitality of our communities and support action towards improving our collective […]

Winter Games Legacy Grants 2016 Awarded

On Tuesday March 15, 2016 at the Kimberley Dynamiters game the Foundation held the awards presentation at centre ice. The following is the announcement that was read: Since 2001, the Kimberley & District Community Foundation has provided grants to local charitable organizations and Sporting groups.  Each spring, grants from the Winter Games Legacy Fund are presented […]

Kimberley Refugee Resettlement Fund

  The KDCF is now accepting donations for the Kimberley Refugee Resettlement Group. (KRRG) The Kimberley Refugee Resettlement Group was formed in November 2015 as a community response to the Syrian refugee crisis. The short term purpose of the group is to provide funding and resettlement support in Kimberley to one or two Syrian families from the […]

$18,000 in grants handed out on Giving Tuesday to local community organizations

Director Bob presents $1400 grant to Chris of the Kimberley Nature Park Society for the boardwalk around Eimers Lake project. Director Joanne presents $1000 grant to Bev of Big Brothers Big Sisters Kimberley to help promote program in the area. Director Josh presents $5000 grant Sandra of the Kimberley Rotary Club for the Spray Park […]