The Quesnel Community Foundation is advised and assisted by the Vancouver Foundation, the largest Foundation in Canada. It serves all of British Columbia, and distributes millions in grants each year. You may wish to consider applying for a grant from the Vancouver Foundation as well as the QCF.
Community Foundations of Canada
CFC supports and promotes the fund development, grantmaking and leadership of community foundations. Its four key goals are to:
- Provide support for established and emerging member foundations
- Promote the community foundation movement
- Demonstrate philanthropic leadership in Canada and internationally
- Build CFC's own effectiveness and efficiency
CFC offers professional development and training opportunities to its members, provides communication links and acts as an information clearinghouse, facilitates partnerships and initiatives with national and regional funders, reflects member views and concerns on philanthropic issues, and promotes sound public policy.
Professional advisors can play an important role in increasing the important work of our local charitable groups. You can help your clients create and realize a personal philanthropic vision. To access a range of information and tools to help you in your work with clients, and to learn more about community foundations, click on the icon below: