Northern Health is looking for community partners with ideas for projects that will improve the health of those living, working, learning and playing in northern BC. The call for applications to apply for the latest round of IMAGINE Community Grants is now open.
IMAGINE grants provide funding to community organizations, service agencies, Indigenous organizations, schools, municipalities, regional districts, and other partners with projects that support northerners in their efforts to stay healthy.
The application deadline for this cycle is Sunday, March 31, 2019. For more information and to access the application guide and form, please visit IMAGINE Grants.
Over the past decade, IMAGINE Community Grants have provided funding to 860 projects across northern BC. Past projects have included; community gardens and projects that support food gathering and traditional methods of food harvesting and preservation, community walking trail enhancements, sporting equipment libraries for community lending, education sessions and workshops to support skills development in community – just to name a few.
The most recent cycle of IMAGINE Community Grants awarded more than $128,500 in funding to 31 projects across the region (see attached PDF for details).