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Fund Name   Description
CBT Operating Endowment Fund Donate Your donation will be endowed and used to support CBT programs and research in perpetuity.
Neighbourhood Small Grants Donate Neighbourhood Small Grants provides funding to community members with grassroots community-building ideas. Magic happens when neighbours connect. It forms friendships, makes our communities safer and more vibrant. The Neighbourhood Small Grants (NSG) program helps residents of any age, experience, or background take part in building community and reduce social isolation.
Use my gift where it is most needed Donate Your donation will be used to support CBT programs and research immediately.
Designated or Field of Interest Fund
Biosphere Centre Fund Donate The Biosphere Centre Fund supports the establishment of a permanent home for the CBT to deliver programs and projects. The Biosphere Centre will be a central place for convening the region to achieve our vision of living sustainably in a healthy ecosystem, with a diversified economy and strong, vibrant and united cultures.
Biosphere Research Fund Donate The Biosphere Research Fund supports local research that addresses marine and terrestrial ecosystem threats with the goal to identify opportunities for increased management and protection of unique coastal ecosystems.
Clayoquot Sound Wild Salmon Fund Donate The Clayoquot Sound Wild Salmon Fund supports salmon enhancement, stock rebuilding and recovery initiatives as prioritized within the Clayoquot Sound Salmon Recovery Plan. Each year funds are directed towards local habitat restoration, stewardship, education, research and monitoring led by local organizations and researchers within the watershed of Clayoquot Sound (Fisheries Management Area 24).
Debbie Mundy Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate The Debbie Mundy Memorial Scholarship will be given to an Indigenous student(s) each time CBT hosts Leadership Vancouver Island in the region so they can participate in this accredited 10-month community leadership program.
Eat West Coast Donate Eat West Coast is a regional food security initiative of the Clayoquot Biosphere Trust on the west coast of Vancouver Island, BC. Food security depends on having a healthy food system that is both environmentally sustainable and economically viable across the spectrum of production, distribution, access, preparation, consumption and disposal. Eat West Coast helps to bridge gaps in our food system and ensure everyone can get the food that they need.
Leadership Vancouver Island Donate Leadership Vancouver Island is a community-focused personal development program that aims to inspire and build capacity for outstanding leadership, learning, and service. The CBT administers LVI on behalf of the region in order to grow local leaders, provide local educational opportunities, and develop cross-community and cross-cultural connections. Donations will be used to support the program.
Nuu-chah-nulth Language Revitalization Fund Donate The Nuu-chah-nulth Language Revitalization Fund supports nuučaan̓uł (Nuuchahnulth) language revitalization within the Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Region. This includes the nuučaan̓uł Languages of hiškʷiiʔatḥ (Hesquiaht First Nation), ʕaaḥuusʔatḥ (Ahousaht), ƛaʔuukʷiʔatḥ (Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations), Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ (Ucluelet First Nation), and tukʷaaʔatḥ (Toquaht Nation).
Tofino Children's Swimming and Water Safety Fund Donate The Tofino Children's Swimming and Water Safety Fund supports the costs of swimming and water safety lessons for children in the Tofino area.
Tofino Community Fund Donate The Tofino Community Fund enriches the quality of life of those living in Tofino now and forever.
Warrior Program Fund Donate The purpose of the Fund is to support the Nuu-chah-nulth Warrior Program to provide resources and training opportunities in the Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Region that support healthy youth development and empowerment and to allow youth to travel for Nation to Nation training opportunities.
West Coast Multiplex Fund Donate The West Coast Multiplex Fund supports the planning, construction, maintenance, and future upgrade of the West Coast Multiplex Facility and all associated amenities.
West Coast N.E.S.T. Fund Donate The West Coast N.E.S.T. fund supports higher education, capacity building and education tourism programs in the Biosphere Region.
Charitable Organization Endowment Fund
Pacific Rim Foundation Fund Donate The Pacific Rim Foundation Fund provides an annual grant to the Pacific Rim Foundation for the purpose of providing student scholarships and bursaries to residents of the Pacific Rim Region.
Donor Advised Fund
Fish for the Future Fund Donate The Fish for the Future Fund supports the wild fish populations of the Clayoquot Sound watershed. Tofino Resort and Marina contribute the proceeds from the Fish for the Future derby annually, as well as other funds raised on site.
Other Funds