Oct 26, 2015 - Multiculturalism Grant Funding Announced for 2015/16
The B.C. government is providing $300,000 through the Multiculturalism Grant program to support organizations whose activities promote British Columbia's rich multicultural heritage, and nurture empathy and inclusion. The funding is provided by the Ministry of International Trade and Responsible for Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism. Beginning October 26, 2015, not-for-profit societies and community-based organizations that reflect ethno-cultural communities are eligible to apply for grants of up to $5,000.
For more information about multiculturalism grants and to read the full government news release related to the announcement, visit the following links:
- Provincial News Release: Multiculturalism grants support diversity in B.C.
- Multiculturalism Grants Page: Overview and Application Information (on the Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch website)
- EmbraceBC.ca: Promoting Multiculturalism and Eliminating Racism in British Columbia