Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Over $528,000 provides a boost to rural economies

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Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Over $528,000 provides a boost to rural economies

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Media Relations
Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource
Operations and Rural Development
250 356-5261
Contacts
Media Relations
Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource
Operations and Rural Development
250 356-5261

Backgrounders

BC Rural Dividend: Third intake grant recipients

Project development

 Coast

  • British Columbia Cycling Coalition (Comox Valley Regional District): $10,000

  • Cowichan Energy Alternatives Society (Duncan): $9,710

  • Gibsons Seniors Society: $10,000

  • Village of Gold River: $10,000

  • Heiltsuk First Nation (Bella Bella, Bella Coola, Oweekeno, Kitasoo): $9,960

  • Corporation of the District of Kent (Agassiz): $10,000

  • Laskeek Bay Conservation Society (Village of Queen Charlotte): $10,000

  • Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation (Gold River): $10,000

  • Pemberton and District Chamber of Commerce: $10,000

  • Quatsino First Nation (Coal Harbour, Vancouver Island): $9,901

  • Spo7ez Cultural Centre and Community Society (Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, Whistler): $10,000

  • Squamish-Lillooet Regional District: $10,000

  • Sunshine Coast Resource Centre Society: $9,924

  • Texada Island Chamber of Commerce: $10,000

  • Tofino-Long Beach Chamber of Commerce: $10,000

 

North

  • Boreal Centre for Sustainability (Moberly Lake): $10,000

  • Burns Lake Band: $10,000

  • Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (Burns Lake): $10,000

  • Corporation of the Village of Burns Lake: $10,000

  • Community Futures Development Corporation of Peace Liard (Dawson Creek): $10,000

  • Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine: $10,000

  • Kitsumkalum Indian Band (Terrace): $10,000

  • Moricetown Band (Moricetown): $10,000

  • Port Edward Historical Society: $10,000

  • District of Stewart: $10,000

  • District of Vanderhoof: $10,000

 

Cariboo

  • Baker Creek Enhancement Society (Quesnel): $10,000

  • Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Tourism Association: $10,000

  • City of Quesnel: $10,000

  • District of Wells: $10,000

  • Yunesit'in Government (Hanceville): $10,000

 

Thompson-Okanagan

  • Bridge River Indian Band (Lillooet): $10,000

  • Village of Clinton: $10,000

  • Coldwater Band (Merritt): $10,000

  • Fraser Headwaters Alliance (McBride): $10,000

  • Lillooet Agriculture and Food Society: $10,000

  • Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society (Barriere) $9,000

  • Lumby & District Chamber of Commerce: $10,000

  • North Okanagan Cycling Society (Coldstream): $10,000

  • Regional District of North Okanagan and Regional District of North Okanagan
         Electoral Areas B, C, D, and F: $9,786

  • Okanagan Indian Band: $10,000

  • Penticton and Area Cycling Association: $10,000

  • Town of Osoyoos: $10,000

  • District of Summerland: $10,000

  • Xaxli’p (Fountain Indian Band, Lillooet): $10,000

 

Kootenays

  • Community Futures Boundary Development Corporation of Boundary Area (Grand Forks): $10,000

  • Regional District of East Kootenay: $10,000

  • Kootenay-Columbia Discovery Center (Creston):  $10,000

  • Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (Grand Forks): $10,000

  • Nakusp and Area Youth Society: $10,000

  • Rossland Historical Museum & Archives Association: $10,000

  • Greater Trail Community Skills Centre: $10,000

  • Wildsight Elk Valley (Fernie): $10,000

 Total:  $528,281

 

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