After a second intake of grant applications, the District of Sechelt awarded $64,900 in COVID-19 Safe Restart Community grants to 6 local non-profits and charities that serve vulnerable populations. These grants will help cover expenses related to social service programs such as affordable housing, bereavement counselling, and food delivery to those in need. These are in addition to the 11 grants that were awarded from the COVID Safe Restart fund in August of this year. The total awarded for 2021 was $147,666. The COVID-19 Safe Restart Community grant program was a one-time initiative for 2021 and is now complete.
To view all grants awarded under this program visit www.sechelt.ca/COVID19Grant