PORT MOODY FOUNDATION "COVID-19 COMMUNITY RESPONSE FUND"
The Port Moody Foundation working in conjunction with the Coquitlam Foundation and Port Coquitlam Community Foundation, with support from the Vancouver Foundation, have established “Tri-Cities COVID-19 Community Response” funds. “tccommunityfoundations.ca”.
The Port Moody Foundation requests ‘Expressions of Interest’ from eligible charities working in Port Moody needing financial support to address the following priority areas for arts and culture and other community benefit programs and services impacted by the Covid-19 Pandemic:
• The economic impact of lost work and increased precarious employment for arts, culture and community benefit organizations, particularly those that support, engage, and work with equity-seeking groups.
• Loss of revenue, confirmed prepaid and unrecoverable expenses due to mandated COVID-19 closures resulting in cancellations or postponed activities.
• New and additional costs incurred to date due to COVID-19 to support operations and human resource needs such as work from home needs and the equity and access impacts of technology.
This grant opportunity is in addition the Government of Canada's 'Emergency Community Support Fund' that is described on the Home Page