A community foundation is a charitable organization created by and for a community of people. It is supported by local donors and governed by a board of private citizens who work toward the greater good of the citizens in the community.
How Do I Donate?
Every gift to the Prince George Community Foundation is important, regardless of size. Every gift helps enhance the services and opportunities in our community. The Foundation is grateful to receive continuing support from individuals, families, organizations, foundations, businesses and corporations.
The Prince George Community Foundation gratefully accepts the following types of gifts:
Your friends, neighbours, business associates and acquaintances are involved and support the Prince George Community Foundation for many reasons. Some have contributed to the foundation to establish a named endowment to honour their family or business . . . and to show their commitment to our community.
Others have contributed to the Foundation in memory of a special person or event in their life. The donation and endowed fund in their name will act as a legacy of their contribution to our community.
We would be pleased to discuss various options with you regarding a contribution to the Foundation. Opportunities exist for you to designate your gifts to benefit specific projects, organizations or areas of the community for which you have particular interests.Donate Now!
There are many reasons why we give, and just as many benefits to both others and ourselves as a result.
15th Annual FARR/WIC Men's 2 Ball Golf Tournament
September 5th and 6th, 2015
Prince George Golf and Curling Club
Thank you to our Sponsors:
KPMG, Carrier Lumber, Canadian Tire, Dunkley, EDI Environmental Dynamics Inc, Intact Insurance, Brownridge & Company Insurance, Hutson Grant Adjusters, Linden Fabricating, FARR Fabricating, FARR Installations, Prince George Citizen, MacDonald, McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd, Muirhead Financial, Norway Signs, RBC Dominion Securities, RJ Cooper Construction, Rustad Enterprises, Westacana Electric Inc, Wilson King, Winton Williams, YRB, BMO, Porter & McMillan.
The Arthritis Society BC & Yukon
To provide workshops to teach participants to self-manage their arthritis so they are less dependent on the medical system, more able to advocate for themselves, understand their disease and ultimately, live better quality lives.
The Child Development Center
To buy a ZipZac chair to allow children with gross motor delays a much greater mobility and the possibility to interact and play with other children. To buy IPads to allow non-verbal children to develop their communication skills.
Canadian Paraplegic Association (BC) – Spinal Cord Injury (BC)
To provide a central online resource that showcases the accessible outdoor recreation opportunities.
The Prince George Community Foundation is now accepting Letters of Intent for the Fall grant cycle.
The application period will remain open until Monday, November 16th, 2015.
The Prince George Community Foundation supports a broad range of projects that encompass one or more of the following characteristics: provides a service to the community, approaches a community challenge in an innovative fashion, enhances the physical, mental and/or emotional health and wellbeing of members of the community, or strengthens the social, cultural, and/or environmental structure of the community.
With two granting cycles per year, the Prince George Community Foundation focuses on awarding grants to cover projects that are incremental to an applicant’s core operations and are carried out over a specific timeframe. Projects considered for funding will encompass one or more of the following themes: Health, Education, Arts and Culture, Sports and Recreation, Local Environment and Social Services.Get Started
October 16th, 2015 - 6:00pm - Coast Inn of the North.
The Citizen of the Year Gala is an opportunity to honor outstanding citizens who have given countless hours of volunteer work to Prince George. It is also our main fundraiser. It allows us to continue to grant funds to worthy causes that cover 6 main areas of interest which are: Education, Health, Social Services, Environment, Sports and Recreation, Arts and Culture.
Tickets available soon.
Visit us at the Coast Inn of the North - Lower Level
770 Brunswick Street