Community Response Fund Request for Funding

Community Response Fund

Nanaimo Foundation is disbursing the final round of funding from the Community Response Fund to charities within the boundaries of School District 68 that are addressing community needs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

We are currently accepting requests for funding until August 31, 2021 for grants of up to $20,000 that work to address the following priority areas:

  • Food security among our vulnerable community members
  • Assisting our vulnerable seniors, youth and families with the challenges they are facing from COVID-19

Click here to submit a request for funding.

Information on grants disbursed from the Community Response Fund can be found here.

Donations from residents of north Vancouver Island communities have been disbursed to community foundations in those regions. Please reach out to your local community foundation to request funding.