Apply now! Funding available to support BC Family Day activities

Apply now! Funding available to support BC Family Day activities

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2018135 Views

Jan. 30, 2018

VICTORIA – The Government of British Columbia is providing $250,000 in Family Day funding to support free community-based family events during the BC Family Day weekend.

Municipal or regional district recreation departments and First Nations bands and councils are eligible to apply for a grant of up to $1,000 to help cover entrance fees, facility costs, equipment, staffing and/or refreshments for BC Family Day events taking place Feb. 9-12, 2018.

Grants will be administered through BC Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA) and will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications will be accepted until funding is fully committed, or until Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018.

BC Family Day funding can be used to support a range of activities, such as skating, swimming, snowshoeing, face painting, dancing, live music and more.

To apply for a grant, visit: https://www.bcrpa.bc.ca/everything-else/bc-family-day/2018-family-day-event-grant-application/

For more information about BC Family Day, visit: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/governments/celebrating-british-columbia/bc-family-day

Learn More:

BCRPA Family Day page: https://www.bcrpa.bc.ca/everything-else/bc-family-day/

BC Recreation and Parks Association: https://www.bcrpa.bc.ca/

Contact:Media Relations
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture
250 893-4449

Connect with the Province of B.C. at: news.gov.bc.ca/connect

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