Building Vibrant Communities 2018-2019 Grant Recipients List

2019 grant recipients


Association of Black Social Workers, Teaching Art: A Tool For Promoting and Supporting People Struggling with Mental Health, $47,800.00, Province Wide

Bonny Lea Farm, Acting For Empowerment, $4,600.00, Lunenburg County

Business is Jammin' Society, Business is Jammin' Youth Leadership Academy, $50,000.00, Halifax Regional

Canadian Mental Health Association, Listening to One Another, $43,838.30, Province Wide

Cape Breton Business Partnership Inc., Addressing Barriers to Successful Entrepreneurship for Indigenous Women in Cape Breton, $50,000.00, Cape Breton

Cape Breton Regional Affordable Housing Renovation Partnership Society, Renovation and Repair Pilot Project, $5,000.00, Cape Breton

Clare Organization Representing Persons with Disabilities, Let's Get to Work: How Inclusive Hiring Can Transform the Workplace, $1,800.00, Digby County

Colchester Community Workshops, Enhancing Job Readiness Through Adaptive Tech, $4,911.25, Colchester County

Dartmouth Learning Network Society, Raising Readers - Math Thinkers - As A Community, $5,000.00, Halifax Regional

Dramatic Changes Artist Society, Winter Holiday Blues, $5,000.00, Halifax Regional

East Hants Family Resource Centre, Bringing Mi'Kmaq Culture to Children, $1,917.00, Hants County

Eastern Shore Family Resource Association, Community Mental Health & Addiction Navigation Support, $48,700.00, Halifax Regional

Educational Program Innovations Charity Society, Youth Employability Workshop Enhancement, $17,720.00, Cape Breton

Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia, Elizabeth Fry Society Truro Program Hub, $44,720.00, Colchester County

Halifax Regional Muncipality, Building Community Mobilization Readiness, $5,000.00, Halifax Regional

Hants Learning Network Association, Learning Together, $34,134.53, Hants County

Imhotep's Legacy Academy, Imhotep's Legacy Academy Virtual School Tutoring Program in Maths and Sciences, $50,000.00, Province Wide

Inverness County Counsil for the Arts, Envisioning the Creative Future; Textiles and Illustration, $2,350.00, Cape Breton

ISANS, Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia, Living Well in Diffcult Times, $4,992.00, Halifax Regional

Mainline Needle Exchange, Positive Solutions, $46,144.00, Halifax Regional

Mount Saint Vincent University, LAE, EECD, Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Centre, $50,000.00, Halifax Regional

Native Council of Nova Scotia, Connecting Pathways/Poverty  Footprint/Pathways/Connections, $10,073.50, Colchester County

North End Business Association, Navigator Program, $50,000.00, Halifax Regional

North End Community Health Association, Halifax Walk-In Counseling Clinic, $27,352.00, Halifax Regional

North Queens Business Centre & Innovation Hub Co-Op Ltd., Improving Employment Options With Free Certification Courses, $4,960.00, Queens Municipality

Nova Scotia Community College, Indigenous Student Supports at NSCC, $50,000.00, Province Wide

Nova Scotia Native Women's Association, Jane Paul Center Coordinator, $49,993.00, Colchester County

Paqtnkek Mi'kmaq Nation, Mi'kmaq Circle of Support Project, $47,805.00, Antigonish County

Pictou County Roots for Youth Society, Homeless No More, $27,746.00, Pictou County

Red Bear Healing Home Society, Red Bear Connecting with First Nations Communities and People Mental Health Issues, $36,435.00, Province Wide

Riverview Home Corporation, Riverview Greenhouse, $4,146.00, Pictou County

Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia, The Bright Smiles Project, $10,000.00, Pictou County

Shelburne County Youth Health & Support Association, Reaching Out, $4,450.52, Shelburne County

Shelter Nova Scotia, Metro Turning Point WORKS, $5,000.00, Halifax Regional

Sipekne'katik First Nation, Driver Education and Licensing Project, $38,183.00, Hants County

The John Howard Society of Nova Scotia, Employment Search Support, $4,950.00, Pictou County

The Old School Community Gathering Place, Breaking the Cycle of Poverty on the Eastern Shore, $36,340.00, Halifax Regional

The Public Good Society of Dartmouth, Mutual Self Help Housing, $5,000.00, Halifax Regional

Tri-County Women's Centre Society, Vibrant Homes - A Social Enterprise Pilot, $50,000.00, Yarmouth

Valley Community Learning Association, Newcomer Work Skills Project, $5,000.00, Annapolis Valley

Wentworth Learning Centre Cooperative Ltd., In-Service Child Care and Day Trips, $9,776.20, Cumberland County