Building Vibrant Communities 2019-2020 Recipient List

2020 grant recipients


Adsum Association of Women & Children, Diverting Families from Shelter to Home, $50,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Cape Breton Regional Library, FoodSmart Project, $30,000, Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Chebucto Community Development Association, Food Opportunities Realized Collectively (FORC), $45,000, Halifax Regional Municipality 

Chebucto Community Development Association, Youth Successful Transition, $16,000, Spryfield

Cumberland Library, FoodSmart Project, $12,713, Cumberland

Dartmouth Family Centre, Peer & Parent Advocate Program, $40,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Digby Neck Consolidated Home and School Association, School Community Hub Greenhouse, $4,350, Digby

Dramatic Changes Artist Society, Winter Holiday Blues, $5,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

East Preston Daycare Family Resource Centre, Youth Successful Transitions, $15,000, East Preston

Educational Program Innovations Charity Society, EPIC Youth Wellness Workshops, $4,950, Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia, Circle of Support Community Reintegration Program, $83,000, province wide

Eskasoni Mental Health & Social Work Services, Eskasoni Sustainable Food Network, $45,000, Eskasoni

Guysborough County Community Business Development Corporation Limited, Youth Transition Project, $40,000, Guysborough

Guysborough County Community Business Development Corporation Limited, Business for a Day Workshop Series, $5,000, Guysborough

H.R.D.A. Enterprises Limited, Common Roots Urban Farm 2020, $50,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

H.R.D.A. Entreprises Limited, Mobile Food Market, $50,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Halifax Regional Library, FoodSmart Project, $103,692, Halifax Regional Municipality

Imhotep's Legacy Academy, Imhotep’s Legacy Academy, $118,000, province wide

LOVE: Leave Out Violence NS Society, LOVE Project, $92,000, HRM and in the Mi'kmaw communities of Sipekne'katik and Membertou

Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Society, Positive Solutions 2, $40,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Mulgrave & Area Medical Centre Committee, Community Navigator, $45,000, Guysborough

New Dawn Meals on Wheels, Volunteer Resource Centre, The Good Food Bus, $30,000, Cape Breton Regional Municipality

New Start Society, Project Dovetail, $50,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

North End Community Health Association, Sustainable Dental Program, $80,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Nova Scotia Native Women's Association, Healing Together through Cultural Practices, $5,000, Colchester

One North End Community Economic Development Society, Youth Employment & Leadership Program (YELP), $40,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

PAC Autism Nova Scotia Society Annapolis Valley Chapter, Respite Program for Children & Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder, $4,450, Kings

Pathways to Employment Society, Supported Employment: Property Maintenance Pilot, $30,000, Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Phoenix Youth Programs, Intensive Case Manager Initiative, $40,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

Pictou County Roots for Youth Society, Transitional Housing for Vulnerable Youth, $40,000, Pictou

Preston Area Housing Fund, Bringing Growth to Knowledge of Food Security and Safe Housing, $5,000, Prestons

Red Bear Healing Home Society, Red Bear Connects, $75,000, Red Bear

South Shore Sexual Health Society, Community Condoms, $5,000, multiple counties

Syria-Antigonish Families Embrace (SAFE) Society, EAL to the Workplace 2020, $40,000, Antigonish

The John Howard Society, Voices from Within, $100,000, multiple counties

The Public Good Society of Dartmouth, Dartmouth North Community Van, $7,000, Halifax Regional Municipality

The YMCA Association of Cumberland, Full of Life Gleaned Food Workshop, $4,575, Cumberland

Tri-County Women's Centre Society, Hillcrest Academy – The Free Store, $5,000, Shelburne