External Grant Review Committee
The External Grant Review Committee provides assistance to Council in its deliberations on Strategic Plan Grants.
The City of Victoria is looking for community-minded individuals to serve on its External Grant Review Committee for three vacancies:
- One member for a two-cycle term;
- Two members for a one-cycle term.
For more information, call 250.361.0571 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The purpose of the Strategic Plan Grant Review Committee is to review all applications received by the City under the Strategic Plan Grants program and to make recommendations to City Council on the annual Strategic Plan Grants to be funded by the City.
The Committee will be comprised of five members of the public appointed by Council with specific expertise and interest in the key strategic plan areas of:
- Social Inclusion and Community Wellness
- Economic Development
- Arts and Culture
- Public Spaces, Green Spaces and Food Systems
- Community Empowerment
Public members on the Committee must not be affiliated with any of the organizations applying for Strategic Grants Funding.
Terms of Reference
Learn more about the Terms of Reference here.
For further information, please see the Strategic Grant webpage here.
Council has appointed the following members to this committee:
- Chris Tilden
- Athena Madan
- Lee F. King
- Colleen Kasting
The first meeting was held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Council considered a report on the the Policy & Process on the External Grant Review Committee at the October 19, 2017 Committee of the Whole Meeting.
The External Grant Review Committee presented their report to Committee of the Whole on May 10, 2018:
City Staff provided a report to Committee of the Whole on May 10, 2018 which Council approved at COTW and received final approval at Council's May 24, 2018 Council Meeting:
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