2018 Fall Grant Recipients

Twenty-two community placemaking projects or activities will come to life this year thanks to $63,700 in matching funding from the 2018 fall intake of the City of Victoria’s My Great Neighbourhood Grants.  The City has now distributed over 100 My Great Neighbourhood Grants.

Here is a list of the 2018 Fall My Great Neighbourhood Grant Recipients:

Placemaking Grants

Name of Project

Applicant/Sponsor

Grant

Cecelia Ravine Community Garden

Burnside Gorge Community Association

$ 1,800

Urban Learning Garden Outdoor Livingroom

FED Restaurant Society

$ 5,000

The MAKE/SPACE mural project

Open Space Gallery

$ 3,718

Humboldt Pocket Plaza

Greater Victoria Placemaking Network

$ 5,000

Yates St Garden Phase 3

Downtown Residents Association

$ 3,594

Fairfield Unity Panels

Fairfield United Church

$ 5,000

Creating Community on Cornwall Street

Fairfield Gonzales Community Association

$ 3,500

Fairfield Food Forest Enhancements

Fairfield Gonzales Community Association

$ 5,000

Olive St Common

Fairfield Gonzales Community Association

$ 5,000

Grant Street gardens

Fernwood Neighbourhood Resource Group

$ 1,133

Solar Power at Compost Education Centre

Compost Education Centre

$ 2,000

Quadra Village Pollinator Garden

Pollinator Partnership Canada

$ 4,975

Pilot St Community Tool Shed

BC Healthy Communities

$ 5,000

Selfhood

Greater Victoria Art Gallery

$ 5,000

 

Activity Grants

Name of Project

Applicant/Sponsor

Grant

Creating Connections Gorge Rd

Burnside Gorge Community Association

$1,000

Chinese New Year Street Festival

Chinese Community Services

$1,000

Sofa Surprise

Greater Victoria Placemaking Network

$1,000

Fairfield Bicycle Music Festival

Fairfield Gonzales Community Association

$1,000

Christmas Carols and Lightup in Fernwood Square

Fernwood Community Association

$980

James Bay Good Neighbour Festival

James Bay Neighbourhood Association and James Bay New Horizons

$1,000

Emerson St Community Building

Silver Threads

$1,000

VW Logo Redesign Community Project

Vic West Community Association

$1,000