The First Citizens Fund is a perpetual fund created in 1969. It supports cultural, educational and economic development programs for Aboriginal people, communities and businesses in B.C., and it helps fund Aboriginal organizations offering services in these areas.
The First Citizens Fund is part of the Province's commitment to improve the quality of life for Aboriginal people. It supports
All programs, services and initiatives are managed and delivered in partnership with British Columbian Aboriginal organizations.
The First Citizens Fund is administered by the Province.
The First Citizens Fund began as a perpetual fund, created in 1969.
There are two components to the fund: