Non-profits are an important social and economic force. B.C. is home to over 29,000 non-profits. The sector employs over 86,000 people throughout the province. It contributes $6.7 billion to B.C.'s economy.
They are critical to our COVID recovery as they:
- Build and maintain community resilience
- Support our most vulnerable
- Promote art, culture and sport
- Provide essential services
The Parliamentary Secretary for Community Development and Non-Profits supports the non-profit sector.
Grants, funding and supports
A number of provincial and federal funding opportunities are available to non-profit organizations.
The BC Government has resources and helpful information to support non-profit organizations.