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Funds


ENDOWMENT FUNDS

100 Women Who Care of the North Shore Endowment Fund

To support the charitable activities of a designated charity as chosen by 100 Women Who Care of the North Shore. Please join us at our quarterly meetings.

Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund

To support Aboriginal youth in British Columbia to participate and excel in sport.

Bonnie J. McLaren Memorial Fund

Income from this Fund will be disbursed to a qualified donees designated by the Soroptimist International of North and West Vancouver. The mandate of the Soroptimist is to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world.

Bradley T. Bowles Scholarship Fund

Income from this fund is to be disbursed for the purpose of an Athletic Scholarship to a Grade 12 graduating student who attends WVSS with superior athletic performance and high academic standing.

Christina Lawson Scholarship Fund in Music/Drama

Income from this fund shall be used to award scholarships to one or more deserving individuals ordinarily resident in WV, who have shown community service as well as high academic standing and is commited to including music and/or drama as part of their career plan. Please see Student Awards for more information. 

Danny Possee Memorial Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to purchase new vehicles as required by the team and for the purchase of safety and rescue equipment; and for the purchase of replacement equipment and upgrades to vehicles and communication systems.

Daphne Nicholson Charitable Foundation

Income to be distributed from time to time, at the discretion of the Nicholson Family, to provide funding for the types of projects and charities that Daphne would have embraced.

Donald & Marjorie Lanskail Fund

Income from this Fund shall be used to develop a continuous walkway from Cleveland Dam to the Capilano River and along the WV waterfront to Dundarave Pier.

Faris Family Scholarship Fund

Income from this fund shall be used to award scholarships to one or more deserving individuals ordinarily resident in WV, who have shown community service as well as high academic standing. They must enroll at UBC studying Humanitarian and Social Services.

Fred/k E. Russell Fund

Income from this Fund to be used to encourage youth sailing and senior golf at the Gleneagles Golf course and the North Shore Lifeboat Society.

Friends of the Gallery Endowment Fund

Income from the fund is to support the visual arts in WV and a visual arts facility.

Gertrude Lawson Scholarship Fund in Education

Income from this fund shall be used to award scholarships to one or more deserving individuals ordinarily resident in WV, who have shown community service as well as high academic standing. They must enroll in college or a university in BC studying Education. Financial need of the recipient is a consideration.

Harvest Project Endowment Fund

Income from this fund is to support the activities of the Harvest Project.

Hender Family Fund

Income from the fund is to provide support for health, education, the arts, social services and the physical environment of WV.

Holly and Beke Burne Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to support improving and beautifying the seawalk between 25th Avenue and the Capilano River and the trail up the west side of the Capilano River to Cleveland Dam within the District of West Vancouver.

Irene Carpenter Fund

Income from the fund is to provide support for health, education, the arts, social services and the physical environment of West Vancouver.

James A. Inkster Leadership Award Fund

Income from this fund is to provide a financial award to one or more graduating students from WVSS who demonstrate leadership and enthusiasm for extra-curricular activities, and vigorous school spirit.

Jeremy Dalton Rugby Endowment

Income from this fund is to provide an annual scholarship to support a youth who is a member of the Capilano Rugby Club who demonstrates a sense of community spirit, academic interest and a love for rugby.

Jerry Beckerman Memorial Fund

To recognize a student graduating from a public secondary school in SD #45 and proceeding to a post-secondary degree program. The successful applicant will have demonstrated an interest in school/community service and volunteerism, a strong academic record, dedication, and achievement within the fields of sport or the visual and performing arts.

Joshua Goos Memorial Fund

Income from this fund will be used to support youth-oriented projects with preference for projects directed towards supporting troubled youth.

Kay Meek Fund

Income from the fund is to be used to contribute education, culture, medical research, and physical improvement to WV.

Mayors’ Endowment Fund

Income from the fund is to be used for the general purpose of assisting youth and/or the arts in WV.

North Shore Rescue Team Endowment Fund

Annual income earned to assist with the Team’s annual operating expenses, safety equipment, rope, rescue equipment, flares, helmets, etc.

North Shore Rescue Tim Jones Legacy Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to support the ongoing operations, which will include, but not be limited to, the purchase of: rescue and safety equipment; vehicles and communications system; education and training; upgrades and maintenance of equipment and facilities.

Robertson Taylor Endowment Fund

Income from this Fund will be disbursed annually in the fields of health and welfare, education and cultural activities in WV.

Smart & Caring Community Fund

To support a healthy and vibrant West Vancouver, where everyone is valued, contributes and feels they belong. Donations to this fund will be matched.

Thunderbird Marine Corp. Fund

Income from the fund is to provide support for health, education, the arts, social services and the physical environment of WV.

Tom and Judy Baillie Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to support the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation.

Trajan Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund

Income from this fund is to provide an annual scholarship to a student from the North Shore who demonstrates compassion, adventure, integrity, and exuberance for life. Please see Student Awards for more information. 

West Vancouver Artists Fund Endowment

Income from this Fund will be used to provide visual arts scholarships for one or more students attending a seondary school in West Vancouver.

West Vancouver Nature House Fund

Income from this Fund will be disbursed to the West Vancouver Nature House Society, which is constituted to establish, maintain and operate for the public benefit a facility for public education, communication and display and to foster public awareness and dialogue of the preservation and restoration of the natural environment. 

West Vancouver Public Art Fund

To support the District of West Vancouver's maintenancy of public art or to enhance the DWV's Public Art Reserve Fund.

West Vancouver School District Endowment Fund

Income from this Fund will be disbursed to enhance learning opportunities for students attending public schools in the West Vancouver School District.

West Vancouver Youth Band Fund

Income from the fund shall be disbursed from time to time for the general purposes of the West Vancouver Youth Band.

William Patrick Memorial Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to provide support for health, education, the arts, social services and the physical environment of West Vancouver.

WVCF Community Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to provide support for health, education, the arts, social services and the physical environment of West Vancouver

WVCF Sustainable Environment Endowment Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to address environmental issues in our community.

YAHU Endowment Fund

Income from this Fund will be used to support innovative, youth-involved programs with the potential for long-term sustainability.

FLOW-THROUGH FUNDS

365give

To empower children through education to change the world one child, one give, one day at a time, creating lasting positive social change through the experience of dailing giving.

100 Women Who Care of the North Shore Flow-through Fund

To support the charitable activities of a designated charity as chosen by 100 Women Who Care of the North Shore.

Black Creek Old Growth Environmental Fund

The purpose of the Fund is to promote awareness, understanding and protection of the forests, creeks, foreshore, flora, fauna and natural environment of West Vancouver.

British Pacific Properties Scholarship Fund

To be awarded to a Sentinel Secondary or West Vancouver Secondary Grade 12 student(s) who have demonstrated community service and will be enrolling in Science or Engineering at a University in BC.

Capilano Rugby Club “Building on Success” Fund

For the use in the Capital Campaign of the Capilano Rugby Football Club Society to develop the facilities at Klahanie Park.

Compelling Opportunities

To support compelling projects of charitable organizations.

First Aid Ski Patrol Flow-Through Fund

Income from this fund will be for the cost of ski patrol training, capital replacement of equipment, apparel and communications systems.

Gift of Music Fund

To enhance Vocal, Choral and Instrumental music programs throughout the West Vancouver School District.

Harvest Project Flow-Through Fund

To support the activities of the Harvest Project in the communities of North and West Vancouver.

James A. Inkster Leadership Award Flow-through Fund

To provide a financial award to one or more graduating students from WVSS who demonstrate leadership and enthusiasm for extra-curricular activities, and vigorous school spirit.

Linda Harrison Youth Fund

To undertake initiatives which actively engage and support youth, educators, parents and members of the community to foster a culture of understanding, compassion, respect and responsibility with the school community.

Musica Nautica Fund

To support music programming and music education in West Vancouver.

Music Matters

To bring Classical and Contemporary music, to the main stage of the Grosvenor Theatre, Kay Meek Centre and to subsidize the cost of the tickets for these concerts for students who attend elementary and secondary educational institutions located in West Vancouver.

North Shore Field Hockey Facilities Society Fund

To promote, develop and manage sport fields and facilities in West Vancouver for the benefit and improvement of field hockey and other field sports on the North Shore.

North Shore Rescue Team Flow-Through Fund

To provide funding for the acquisition of safety and rescue equipment and upgrades to vehicles and communications systems.

Ronald and Barbara Howard Memorial Fund

All distributions from the Fund will be for the benefit of cycling and the arts in West Vancouver.

West Vancouver Administration Flow-Through Fund

To support administration costs of the West Vancouver Community Foundation. 

West Vancouver Marine Rescue Fund

To support the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station.#1 - West Vancouver to cover operating and equipment costs.

West Vancouver Nature House Flow-through Fund

To establish, maintain and operate for the public benefit a facility for public education, communication and display and to foster public awareness and dialogue of the preservation and restoration of the natural environment.

West Vancouver's Place for Sport Fund

To promote (including fund-raising), develop and manage sports fields and facilities at West Vancouver Secondary School for the benefit of track and field and other field sports on the North Shore.

West Vancouver Police Department Flow-Through Fund

To support the activites of the West Vancouver Police Department and the community of West Vancouver.

West Vancouver Soccer Club Facilities Fund

For the development, management, overall benefit and improvement of the sport of soccer and soccer related facilities in West Vancouver.

West Vancouver Soccer Club Mark Steven Memorial Scholarship Fund

To recognize both a male and female