VANCITY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

Financial Information

Total Assets: $39,345,965

Total Giving: $3,229,761

Area of Service:

Lower Mainland
Fraser Valley
Victoria, BC

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2008:
$156,665 to Vancity Community Foundation, BC. For Community Development, payable over 1 year.
$150,000 to Wish Drop In Centre Society, Vancouver, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$150,000 to Wish Drop In Centre Society, Vancouver, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$140,000 to Wish Drop In Centre Society, Vancouver, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$125,000 to Wish Drop In Centre Society, Vancouver, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$115,067 to Wish Drop In Centre Society, Vancouver, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$95,000 to Vancity Community Foundation, Po Box 2120 Station Terminal. For Community Development, payable over 1 year.
$70,000 to Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre, BC. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$56,817 to Plea, Vancouver, BC. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Aunt Leah’s Indpendent Lifeskills, BC. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications accepted.

Summary

The foundation supports Affordable Housing,
Community Building & Mobilization, Community Economic Development Organizations, Employment Development, Non-profit Sector, Reaching New Communities, Social Enterprise.

Additional

Type of Grant maker: Public foundation
Established in June, 1989 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

https://www.vancity.com/

Located in:

Vancouver, British Columbia,

Lower Mainland
Fraser Valley
Victoria, BC

Canada

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (604) 877-7647

Email: [email protected]

Address:
510 – 815 West Hastings St.
Vancouver, British Columbia V6c1b4

Procedure:
Please contact the Vancity Community Foundation’s Manager, Community Programs at 604 877-7515 or by email to determine your projects’ eligibility for support from the Vancity Community Foundation, or fit with another Vancity program.
Project proposals are accepted on an ongoing basis and approved quarterly. Only those projects deemed eligible by staff will be invited to fill out an application.
Fiscal year end is May 31st.

Donors & Leadership

Directors:
Michael Atkinson
Lisa Barrett
Duncan Mcphie
Kathryn Molloy
Barbara Mcmillan
Brian Nasu
Ellen Pekeles
Jasbir Sandhu
Peter Ter Weeme
Heather Tremain
Fay Weller
Karen Whitfield
Bob Willmot

EIN:

892028242RR0001