Community Funding Programs

Building Healthier Communities Fund

The primary purpose of the BHCF is to provide onetime financial support or ‘seed money’ for initiatives that contribute to building healthier island communities.

Corporate Sponsorships

Coastal Community will accept Corporate Sponsorship applications for initiatives that meet the following guidelines: Initiatives that provide a direct benefit to communities throughout Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.

Community Investment Program

Requests under $1,000 (including gifts in-kind) and will be directed to the local Coastal Community location. Community associations, schools, youth arts and cultural societies, are just some of the groups that can benefit from our community investment program.

Application Process
Applicants are asked to submit an online application. Applications will be accepted on an on-going basis. Questions can be sent to the Community Experience Specialist by emailing


Nanaimo Clippers 7th Player Opportunity!

Do you know a Nanaimo Minor Hockey player in the Initiation Division that would like to skate out with the Nanaimo Clippers at a home game? Complete the nomination form for this exciting opportunity!