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Previous Years Grants in Aids

2022 Grant in Aids
 

  • Gulf Islands Food Coop:  $10,000
     Gulf Islands Food Growers and Seed Libraries               Development

  • SGI Neighbourhood House: $10,00
    Pender Island Daycare Establishment

  • Galiano Activity Centre Society: $5,000
    Enhancement of Programming Equipment​

  • PIRAHA: $8,000
    Community Hall Tech and Lounge Improvements

  • Saturna Island Tourism Association: $1,000
    Saturna Island Hiking Trail Maps  

  • Pender Island Museum: $1,875
    Yuletide Memories at the Museum

  • Mayne Island Health Centre: $7,000
     Electronic Medical Record System upgrade​

  • Pender Ocean Defenders: $2,500
    Whale Sighting Equipment

  • Gulf Islands Centre for Ecological Learning: $2,500

       Summer Earth Education Day Program Support

  • Pender Ocean Defenders: $500 

       The Salish Sea Event - presentation of film​

  • SGI CRC - Housing NOW: $6,000

       Housing NOW Initiative - Populating Housing Registry

  • SGI Neighbourhood House: $10,000

       Organization Development Project - Capacity building ​

  • SGI CRC - The Crisp Festival: $1,500

       2022 CRISP Festival

  • Salish Sea Marine Rescue Society: $1,900

       Radio Communications Improvements

  • Plumtree Court:  $7,500

       Affordable Housing Expansion - Professional Study for                 Well Test

  • Saturna Community Club: $5,000

       Saturna Community Hall Heating System

  • Mayne Island Agriculture Hall Society and Fall Fair: $4,576

      Mayne Island Heritage Revitalization Initiative Agricultural            Hall - Grounds update​

  • The Galiano Club: $6,000

       Galiano Community Hall Storage Shed

  • Circle Salt Spring Education Society: $2,500

       Update Strategic Plan

2021 Grants in Aid:

  • Mayne Island Community Centre Society: $638.40

       Bike Rack Project​

  • Salish Sea Marine Rescue Society: $3,000

       Electronic Communication Headsets    

       During COVID-19​

  • SGI Community Resource Centre Society: $4,000

       Training Certification and Education     

  • Ptarmigan Arts Society: $4,000

      SGI Reconciliation Website Creation​

  • Gulf Islands Galisle Affordable Rental Housing Society: $6,000

      Affordable Housing Water               

      Management Plan and Septic Plan

  

  • Mayne Island Housing Society: $6,000

      Affordable Housing Predevelopment Assessments

  • South Pender Historical Society: $5,000

       S,DÁYES/Pender Educational Video​

  • Coast Salish Peoples of Galiano Society: $5,000

       Southern Gulf Islands Indigenous Database

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2021 Covid Restart Grants in Aid:

In 2021, Director Howe allocated over $113 000 of Provincial Covid Restart money to the Grants-In-Aid fund to support the SGI communities.​ Community groups were able to apply for funding to address shortfalls that have resulted from Covid.

  • Galiano Activity Centre: $5000

      Outdoor children/youth programming          during Covid-19

  • Yellowhouse Art Centre Society: $5000 

       Media equipment to pivot online 

       during Covid-19​

  • Pender Island Recreation & Ag Hall Assoc: $27,000

      Revenue shortfalls, program restarts,          technology​

  • Seed Library of Galiano: $3000

      Technology to pivot seed library to a

      website

2020 Grants in Aid:

  • Galiano Club: $5,500
    Food Bank funds (during COVID 19) and planting coastal Douglas fir seedlings  

  • Saturna Community Club: $2,500
    Take home meals for seniors (during COVID 19)
     

  • PIHARA: $5,000
    Youth Leadership Training Program

     

  • Gulf Islands Food Co-Op: $5,000
    Squash Festival

     

  • South Pender Historical Society: $5,000
    Remediation

  • Saturna Community Club: $20,000

       Revenue shortfalls, program restarts, technology​

  • Pender Island Conservancy: $5000

       Program restart funding

  • Galiano Recycles: $12,000

       Program restart funding

  • Active Passive Performance Society (Galiano):  $4772.31

       Purchase video production package

  • Saturna Recreation Centre Society: $7200

       Revenue shortfall, program restart, technology

  • Galiano Affordable Living Initiative Society: $4800​

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  • Ptarmigan Arts: $3,000
    Mosaic Festival

     

  • Pender Island Junior Sailing: $2,977.30
    Equipment to run courses

     

  • SGI CRC: $4,360.00
    Tetaces Climate Action Project Course Evaluation Workshop    

  • Coast Salish Peoples Society: $5,000
    Non Affiliated Indigenous Peoples of the Gulf Islands Project    

  • Piers Island Association: $1,625.00 
    Green initiative workshops on decreasing carbon footprint    

  • Access to Media Education Society: $2,442.37
    Galiano showing of Dust n Bones

2019 Grants in Aid:
  • SGI Community Resource Centre:  $5,000             SGI Volunteer program implementation

  • Galiano Club: $3,400
    equipment purchase for cinema

     

  • Gulf Islands Food Co-op: $6,000
    program to increase food production

     

  • Saturna Community Club: $4,954
    Meals to Seniors at home pilot project

     

  • SSIITS:  $5,000
    Tour des Iles Festival 2019

     

  • South Pender Historical Society: $4,500
    First Nations Leadership & Elders meeting

     

  • Ptarmigan Arts Society: $4,500
    First Nations & SGI's connecting youth through music

     

  • Salish Sea Renewable Energy Co-op. $5,000
    Climate Action & Renewable Energy outreach in SGI's

     

  • Mayne Island Integrated Water Systems Society: $1,000
    educational workshops for water system mgrs in SGI's

     

  • SIMRES: $1,000
    Project assistance

     

  • South Pender Historical Society: $3,000

  • Pender Island Conservancy: $3,000 
    Salish Sea Stars - Climate Action Summit

     

  • Mayne Island Housing Society: $5,000
    project development

     

  • Pender Island Trust Protection Society $3,075
    Climate Change Community Service Seminar

     

  • PIRAHA: $7,500
    parking lot project

     

  • Mayne Island Residents & Ratepayers Assn: $2,500
    Fallow Deer project

     

  • S. Pender Historical Society: $2,200
    Pender Reconciliation Initiative

     

  • Pender Island Childcare Society: $955
    Pre Kindergarten music and dance classes

     

  • SGI Community Resource Centre Society:  $4,000
    Salish Sea Registry implementation

     

  • Mayne Island Conservancy: $5,000
    Mayne/Galiano Conservancy joint bio blitz 2019

     

  • Galiano Activity Centre Society: $5,000
    Enhancement of early years playground

     

  • Pender Island Organic Garden Society: $961.39
    Repair community garden fenc

  • SGI Community Resource Centre: $4,000SENCOTEN-English songwriting project

2018 Grants in Aid:


 

  • SSIITS: $2,500
    development of webite and reservation system for TDI

     

  • Mayne Island Conservancy: $3,700
    Stewards in Action Restoration Project

     

  • Int'l Institute for Childs Rights & Dev: $4,400 
    Pender training Retreat for Youth and Youth Workers

     

  • Galiano Island Conservancy: $2,000
    Musical Walkalong for Learning

     

  • Mayne Island Housing Society: $5,000
    start up fees for Housing society

     

  • Mayne Island Pathways: $4,119
    Trail building

     

  • Galiano Island Conservancy: $5,000 
    washroom facilities

     

  • Galiano Museum Society: $2,500
    Museum building

     

  • Three on the Tree Productions: $1,500
    SNAIL -  interdisciplinary, multi-generational performance at the Pender Island Community Labyrinth

  • Moving Around Pender: $4,907
    Completion of Pilot Project

     

  • Moving Around Pender: $3,836
    Bus parking relocation

     

  • South Pender Historical Society: $1,600
    2017 Reconciliation Initiative

     

  • Galiano Island Community Transport Society: $5,000
    Transportation Pilot Project

     

  • Pender Island Sr. Housing Society: $5,000
    Proposed development options and early planning study.

     

  • Pender Animal Welfare Society: $6,000
    dog park fencing and gate

     

  • SIMRIS: $3,500
    High quality underwater camera

     

  • SSIITS: $5,000
    Tour des Iles Festival 2018

  • South Pender Historical Society $5,000

      Totem pole carved by Tsawout artist

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