Building Vibrant Communities 2017-2018 Grant Recipients List


2018 grant recipients


The Take Action Society, Greenhouse Interactive Education Centre, Halifax, $39,500

Antigonish Affordable Housing Society, Increasing community access to healthy food, Antigonish, $4,800

Antigonish Community Transit Society, Moving Antigonish Forward, Antigonish, $35,000

Bayers/Westwood Family Support Services Association, Halifax, $5,000

Canadian Mental Health Association-Kings, Grow Happy Food and Soup, Kentville, $50,000

Central Highlands Association of the Disabled, Breaking Down Transportation Barriers, New Glasgow, $5,000

Chebucto Community Development Association, Spryfield Successful Connections, Spryfield, $4,700

Colchester Transportation Cooperative, Breaking Down Transportation Barriers, Truro, $5,000

Cumberland County Transportation Services Society, Accessible Transportation in Cumberland County, Amherst, $5,000

Dartmouth Family Centre, Cultivating Change, Dartmouth, $40,000

East Hants Community Rider, Breaking Down Transportation Barriers, Elmsdale, $5,000

East Hants Family Resource Centre, Good Food, Fast!, Elmsdale, $5,000

Eastern Communities Youth Association, ECYA Youth Transition Program, Canso, Guysborough Co., $3,455

Eastern Shore Musquodoboit Valley Literacy Association, Sheet Harbour, Halifax Regional Municipality, $5,000

Educational Program Innovations Charity Society, Youth Employability Workshops, Sydney, $25,000

Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia, The Garden Project, Dartmouth, $4,500

Empowering Beyond Barriers, Viking Pantry, Amherst, $3,910

Family Resource Centre of West Hants, Transportation Assistance, Windsor, $5,000

Feed Nova Scotia, Food Support for Homebound Individuals, Liverpool and Spryfield, $20,000

FOUND Forgotten Food, FOUND Fridays, Halifax, $4,956

Halifax Pride Committee, Safer Spaces for Youth, Halifax, $3,950

Halifax Public Libraries, FoodSmart, Halifax, $50,000

Imhotep's Legacy Academy, Imhotep's Legacy Academy Virtual School, Halifax, $5,000

Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia, Growing Strong Neighbourhoods, Halifax, $4,972

La Cooperative de Transport de Cheticamp Limitee, Breaking Down Transportation Barriers, Cheticamp, Inverness Co., $5,000

L'Arche Cape Breton Society, Sunflower Garden Program, Orangedale, Inverness Co., $5,000

LOVE: Leave Out Violence NS Society, LOVE to Succeed, Halifax, $32,000

MetroWorks Employment Association, Cooking For Our Future, Windsor, $20,000

MetroWorks Employment Association, Renters Ed, Halifax, $5,000

Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Society, Increasing Gina'masuti (knowledge), Halifax, $50,000

Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Society, Kitpu Wings, Halifax, $5,000

North End Community Health Association, MOSH Bike Project, Halifax, $5,000

Nova Scotia Native Women's Association, Food Security and Social, Truro, $5,000

Red Bear Healing Home Society, Red Bear Connects, Forest Glade, Annapolis Co., $5,000

Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia, Healthy Body Healthy Mind, Halifax, $3,700

Sheet Harbour Sexual Health Centre, Preventing Period Poverty, Sheet Harbour, Halifax Regional Municipality, $3,000

Shelburne County Youth Health & Support Association, Reaching Out, Shelburne, $5,000

Shelburne County Youth Health & Support Association, Food Security for Youth (Project Food), Shelburne, $23,375

Square Roots, Bundle Service and Token Program, Halifax, $5,000

St. Paul's Family Resource Institute, Building Roots for Tomorrow, Halifax, $5,000

Stepping Stone Association, Moving Forward' Portfolio Program, Halifax, $5,000

Summer Street Industries Society, Transportation for Wellness, New Glasgow, $5,000

The New Ross Family Resource Centre, New Ross Community Food Project, New Ross, Lunenburg Co., $4,947

Town Farm Co-op. Ltd., New Waterford Grow at Home, New Waterford, $25,500

Town of Shelburne, Community Garden, Shelburne, $3,500

Trans County Transportation Society, Breaking Down Barriers to Transport, Bridgetown, Annapolis Co., $5,000

Urban Farm Museum Society of Spryfield, Youth Action for Urban Farming, Spryfield, $4,785

Whitney Pier Youth Club, Project Boost, Cape Breton, $20,000

YWCA Halifax, Supportive Housing for Young Mothers Meal Program, Halifax, $5,000