The Women’s Program have just launched a new Call for Proposals entitled, “Working Together: Engaging communities to end violence against women and girls. Click here for more information click here
The Government of Canada's 2011 Budget, the Next Phase of Canada's Economic Action Plan included a number of initiatives to help ensure that all Canadians can feel safe in their own communities, including $7.5 million annually in funding to supportPublic Safety Canada's Youth Gang Prevention Fund.
Community Action Initiative
The Community Action Initiative (CAI) supports communities that identify and seek to address mental health and substance use concerns. Our organization was launched with a $10 million allocation from the Province of BC. We provide convening grants to help community partners connect with each other, and develop potential action plans, encouraging both collaboration and participation by members of the target population. http://www.communityactioninitiative.ca/?utm_source=Community+Action+Initiative+Mailing+List&utm_campaign=bb96205e1c-Cycle_3_Training_Innovation_Call_for_LOI_3_15_2012&utm_medium=email
2011/12 Grants from Civil Forfeiture Proceeds http://www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/crimeprevention/grants/index.htm
Funding Sources for British Columbia Communities
The Crime Remediation and Crime Prevention Grant Funding Program has opened funding for projects identified with emerging issues (eg. gang prevention, combating human trafficking, sexual exploitation). Preference also given to projects that strengthen B.C. families and support vulnerable communities. Click here for more information.