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Call for Volunteers - CIP Grant Review Committee

Posted: 73 days ago

The District of Sechelt has two (2) volunteer opportunities on the Community Investment Program Grant Review Committee. Appointees to this position will review grant applications from not-for-profit and charitable organizations, based on the policy and priorities established by Sechelt Council. Each volunteer will be appointed for a 2-year term beginning in 2021.

If you are interested in serving the community on this Committee, please download the Terms of Reference and an application form from our website at: or pick-up a paper copy from municipal hall.

Applicant requirements:

  • Knowledge of the non-profit sector
  • Knowledge of local community organizations
  • Ability to thoughtfully review and evaluate grant applications

Time commitment: the Committee generally reviews applications remotely (e.g. from home) in February and meets in-person for one full day in late-February or early-March. In addition, the Committee may hold one or two meetings each year to discuss CIP Grant policy, procedures etc.

How to apply:

Please submit your completed application form to by Friday, January 8th at 4:00pm

Additional information: Siobhan Smith, Arts, Culture and Communications Coordinator, or 604-740-8476

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