Funding & Resources

This list includes both those organizations who have previously stepped forward to help post disaster in British Columbia with funding, resources, or both – as well as others who may offer support and resources in future events.

Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) & Non Profit societies

Archives Association of BC

BC Agricultural Research and Development Corp

BC Alberta Emergency Livestock Animal/Horse Evacuation Support Group

BC Association of Fairs and Exhibitions

BC Cattlemens’ Association

BC Chamber of Commerce

BC Salvation Army

BC Search Dog Association

Buddhist Compassion Relief Tsu Chi Foundation

BC & Yukon Red Cross

Brainerd Foundation- opportunity grants

Canadian Disaster Animal Response Team

Charity Village – list of service clubs in Canada

Community Futures

Coop community spaces- for projects in the 4 western provinces

Disaster Aid Canada

DoMoreAg -mental health supports to agricultural producers

First Nations Health Authority (FNHA)

First Nations Emergency Support Services

First Peoples Cultural Council- list of granting programs

Food Banks BC

Habitat for Humanity

Mennonite Disaster Relief

 Rotary Club

Salvation Army

Samaritans Purse

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Shelterbelt Trees

St Johns Ambulance

Steve Nash Foundation

Team Rubicon

TD Friends of the Environment

Tree Canada

United Way

Vancouver Foundation

Wilburforce Organization

Walmart Local Giving

Other Resources (including Government agencies)

Artwork Archive: Complete Guide to 2021 Artist Grants & Opportunities

BC Housing


Canadian Government- funding programs

Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Civic Info – grants database

Columba Basin Trust South Eastern BC Grants and programs

Community Gaming Grants

Community Tool Box (from University of Kansas). Chpt 14- Grant Writing tips

Destination BC- funding support for tourism initiatives

From Fundraising TEMPLATES in times of Covid

Forest Enhancement Society of BC

Good360- coordinated donation support


Insurance Board of Canada

Mining Association of BC

Ministry of Agriculure- programs

Northern Development Initiative Trust- serving central and northern BC

New Horizons for Seniors

ORV (Off Road Vehicle) Trail fund * Businesses can apply to this

Outdoor Recreation Council of BC – directory of member groups

Polster Environmental Services

Service BC

Tourism Industry Association of BC

Union of BC Municipalities

WorkBC- Grants and Loans programs