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Bowen Island’s Community Foundation: Strengthening Community and Enriching Everyday Life

About 16 years ago a group of Bowen Islanders began working on the concept of creating a local community foundation – building a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for community betterment. By December of 2002 we had qualified as a registered charity with Revenue Canada, one of about 200…

In: Community For Bowen, For Ever News
Garden Gateway ribbon cutting

Garden Gateway Unveiled

For many years there has been a desire to improve the attractiveness of Snug Cove, the entrance that welcomes both residents and visitors to our island. The recently completed Garden Gateway Initiative, an inspired creation of attractive plantings and stonework, just on your right as you drive on to the…

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Governing Effectively – Essential Strategies

A workshop for present and aspiring board Directors and Executive Directors. Improve your Board’s Effectiveness in this one day workshop that will help you and your board function more effectively then ever before. Learn the essential strategies and best practices of boards and board directors that have discovered how to…

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Celebrate Garden Gateway and For Bowen, For Ever launch

On Sunday Oct. 9 the Bowen Community Foundation will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly created Garden Gateway and will simultaneously launch its annual giving campaign, For Bowen, For Ever. The Foundation is particularly proud of what the team of talented and socially committed Bowen Islanders have produced…

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