Nanaimo receives $15,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

posted on July 25, 2016 at 12:09 pm

The Nanaimo Foundation is pleased to announce a $15,000 contribution to United Way Central and Northern Vancouver Island from Community Foundation of Canada’s Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees in support of local settlement efforts. As Canadians join together in welcoming refugees from Syria, the Welcome Fund provides an important investment in their successful settlement in

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How will your Organization Celebrate Canada’s 150th?

posted on May 4, 2016 at 5:28 pm

    The Nanaimo Foundation is excited to provide increased support to our local community thanks to the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th. This national small grants program will help fund locally-led projects that build community, inspire a deeper understanding of Canada, and encourage participation in a wide range of initiatives that mark Canada’s Sesquicentennial

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Vital Conversations

posted on April 18, 2016 at 9:15 am

Building a Strong Nanaimo Community with Smarter Charitable Giving

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It’s Make a Will Week in BC

posted on April 13, 2016 at 11:46 am

How will you ensure your estate benefits the people and charities you cherish? If you don’t have a will, you’re not alone. Recent reports show only 55% of British Columbians have a legally valid will. Having a will not only ensures your wishes are carried forward, it also guarantees your loved ones are cared for and

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New Community Fund for Canada’s 150th!

posted on April 4, 2016 at 9:45 pm

The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th is a small grants program that will support community initiatives from coast to coast to coast.

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Establishing the Ladysmith Community Fund

posted on January 4, 2016 at 9:00 am

Help guide the future of your community and the causes you care about!

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You Make Your Community – Social Services

posted on December 12, 2015 at 8:25 pm

In 2015, the Nanaimo Foundation was proud to support capital projects for the Nanaimo Family Life Association and the Gabriola Commons.

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You Make Your Community – Arts

posted on December 3, 2015 at 9:30 am

The Nanaimo Foundation is proud to support Arts and Culture in our community!

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GivingTuesday Is Back!

posted on November 25, 2015 at 9:40 pm

Join us and the United Way Central and Northern Vancouver Island and be a part of the movement that celebrates giving back!

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You Make Your Community – Environment

posted on November 23, 2015 at 10:06 pm

What will your legacy be? Help guide the future of your community and the causes you care about!

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