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Government of Canada supporting natural infrastructure in Vancouver

From: Infrastructure Canada Vancouver, British Columbia, July 12, 2021— More frequent and severe weather events, including Vancouver’s unprecedented heat wave, mean that cities and towns across the country will increasingly need to take action to mitigate and adapt to the impacts of climate change. Infrastructure plays a key role in addressing these challenges and the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 202123 Views

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The Government of Canada updated the Truth and Reconciliation (TRC) Calls to Action web site. The problem – not a single word was changed from Sept. 5, 2019!

The Government of Canada updated the Truth and Reconciliation (TRC) Calls to Action web site. The problem – not a single word was changed from Sept. 5, 2019! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 6, 2021 TORONTO, ONTARIO – Indigenous Watchdog tracks and reports on how reconciliation is progressing in Canada across all 94 Calls to Action. […]

by alnationtalk on July 6, 202113 Views

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BC Government: Grants to curb gang violence, further public safety

VICTORIA – Communities and families dealing with gun and gang violence, individuals experiencing gender-based violence and Indigenous families healing from traumas will receive more than $8.6 million in grants to support community-based crime prevention and remediation initiatives. In total, 221 projects are receiving one-time grants through the Civil Forfeiture Crime Prevention and Remediation grant program. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 202126 Views

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BC Government: First intake of First Nations Well Being Fund open

March 25, 2021 VICTORIA – First Nations throughout B.C. can now apply for funding to promote well-being, improve quality of life for community members on and off reserve, and find solutions to poverty in their communities. “As part of TogetherBC, B.C.’s poverty reduction strategy, the First Nations Well Being Fund is aimed at promoting wellness and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 2021316 Views

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BC Government: Recovery grants support jobs in rural communities

Feb. 23, 2021 VICTORIA – People living in rural communities throughout the province will soon benefit from B.C. government grants that will support new jobs and economic opportunities to help them recover from the impacts of COVID-19. As part of B.C.’s $10-billion COVID-19 response, grants totalling $20 million for 38 rural projects have been approved. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 23, 2021106 Views

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Squamish Nation: Individual & Group Cultural Project Grants

We are accepting applications for Squamish Nation Individual and Group Cultural Project Grants. The deadline for all applications is Friday, March 12, 2021. INDIVIDUAL CULTURAL PROJECTS GRANT APPLICATION • Application deadline: Friday, March 12, 2021 • Please review the Policy for further details • Must follow current COVID-19 guidelines *Please note that we will only […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 202145 Views

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BC Government: Community-led projects boosted with gaming grants

Jan. 22, 2021 VICTORIA – People in 29 communities throughout the province will benefit from capital project funding for the health and social services sector, search and rescue operations, and arts and recreation facilities, through Community Gaming Grants. “The pandemic has highlighted the important role our community organizations fulfill, and their ability to provide direct […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 202169 Views

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BC Government: Poverty reduction grants support local governments

VICTORIA – Local governments will have the opportunity to apply for the second round of the Province’s Poverty Reduction Planning & Action Program grants to help develop local strategies and solutions to address poverty. As part of TogetherBC, British Columbia’s Poverty Reduction Strategy, the Province provided $5 million to the Union of B.C. Municipalities (UBCM) […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 202080 Views

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FNHA: The 2021 Winter Wellness Grants are coming soon!

The Winter Wellness Grants available through the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) are intended to support innovative ways for people to stay safe and well in the New Year – including through online activities. Staying strong during these challenging times! The FNHA recognizes the impacts that physical distancing and social isolation may have on the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 16, 202069 Views

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Squamish Nation: Individual & Group Cultural Project Grants

We are accepting applications for Squamish Nation Individual and Group Cultural Project Grants. The deadline for all applications is Tuesday, November 10, 2020. INDIVIDUAL CULTURAL PROJECTS GRANT APPLICATION • Application deadline: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 • Please review the Policy for further details • All individual projects must submit receipts from 2019-20 funding to be […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 2020140 Views

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