Foundation Grants

The NORTH THOMPSON COMMUNITIES FOUNDATION spring granting cycle is now closed.

E-mail inquiries to

Sandy Wetterstrom

Grant Committee Coordinator

2020 Grant Award Recipients are as follows:

  • Barriere and District Food Bank Society (shelving)
  • North Thompson Fall Fair & Rodeo Association (updates to the fair grounds educational garden)
  • Evergreen Acres Senior Housing Association (landscaping and outdoor activity centre)
  • Blue River Community Garden (soil for new garden boxes)
  • Clearwater Municipal Junior Council ( installation of water bottle filling stations)
  • Yellowhead Community Services (Let’s Get Growing campaign)

2019 Grant Award Recipients

  • Avola Community Hall and Recreational Cooperative Association
  • Yellowhead Pioneer Residence Society (Barriere)
  • Wells Gray Seniors Society (Clearwater)
  • Little Fort Recreation Society (Little Fort)
  • YCS Indigenous Family Drop in Program (Clearwater)
  • Clearwater Christian Church Youth Adventure Week (Clearwater)
  • Amazing Race and School Program (Barriere)
  • Blue River Community Garden Project

Grants Awarded in 2018:

Clearwater Christian Church Youth Adventure Week
Blue River Community Garden Project 2018
Barriere and District Heritage Society
Outdoor Club Barriere Amazing Race
Clearwater Christian Church Youth Adventure Weekend
Bursaries awarded in 2018:
Redman Family Memorial Bursary was awarded to Natalia Biagioni (Clearwater Senior Secondary)

Grants Awarded 2012-2015

2018 Grant Recipient – Blue River Community Association and the Blue River Community Garden project. The school children were taught how to plant seeds and grow vegetables and the garden was upgraded.