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Community celebrates our community playground

Principal Scott Slater and members of the BICS PAC speak at the opening ceremony for the playground (photo by Kim Stephens) At the BICS Community Playground grand opening on Wednesday, April 12 it was evident that playgrounds bring out the kid in all of us. After two years of fundraising,…

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Cove Commons Groundbreaking Ceremony

Left to right: Tina Nielsen, Librarian, Kim Stephens and Joanne Gassman (BI Community Foundation Directors) and Jacqueline Massey (ED BI Arts Council) A large crowd of Bowen Islanders as well as MP Pamela Goldsmith-Jones and MLA Jordan Sturdy met at the library last month to celebrate the successful fundraising efforts…

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2017 Community Impact Grants

THE APPLICATION PROCESS The Board of the Bowen Island Community Foundation has approved $30,000 from its Community Impact Fund to be distributed as 2017 grants for community projects that benefit Bowen Island and its residents. The minimum grant amount to be awarded is $2,500 and the maximum amount is $15,000….

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The New Toddler’s Wing of the Bowen Children’s Centre: A Critical Donation

A directed donation of $50,000, given through Bowen’s Community Foundation to the Bowen Children’s Centre, will allow the construction of the planned toddler’s wing to begin in the new year. As many Islanders know from first-hand experience, our community is overflowing with children under the age of five. In fact,…

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