New grant opportunity for Indigenous communities

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Do you have ideas to improve the health and wellness of your community? If you represent a First Nations Band, First Nations Tribal Council, Métis Chartered Community, or Friendship Centre, this grant could be for you.

Health and Wellness Grant for Indigenous Communities
Applications now open until November 5, 2018

The PlanH program supports local governments in BC to create the conditions for community health and wellness. The Health and Wellness Grant for Indigenous Communities is for Indigenous local governments or Friendship Centres in BC. Focus areas could include social or cultural connectedness, food security, healthy built and natural environments, healthy aging, or other topics.

Grants of up to $8,500 each are available for up to 10 Indigenous local governments and/or Friendship Centres. Successful applicants will receive funding, resources, and support from BC Healthy Communities staff.

To learn more about the Health and Wellness Grant for Indigenous Communities, visit the grant information page