The application period for the 2017 Community Enrichment Program in Whistler has opened.

Funding is available to local non-profit organizations and societies that benefit the community through environment, social service, community service, recreation and sport, or arts and culture.

The deadline to apply for the funding is 4 p.m. February 15th. Applicants will be required to make presentations to Council on March 7th. The amount given to each selected organization varies but can only be up to 50% of a program’s total cost.

Over $123,000 was awarded in 2016 to qualifying organizations. Including the Get Bear Smart Society, North Shore Schizophrenia Society, Whistler Multicultural Network and Whistler Forest School Society.

More details can be found at


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Filed under: Community, Grants, Non profit, Resort Municipality of Whistler, RMOW, Whistler