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Projects support social well-being in Columbia Basin

32 projects receive support from the Trust’s Social Grants Program  Thirty-two projects that support social well-being have been approved to receive nearly $1 million in funding from Columbia Basin Trust’s Social Grants Program. “Our selection committee approved a diverse range … > Read More

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Hire a student, get a wage subsidy

Application forms for popular Summer Works Program available Feb. 21 If you own a small business in the Columbia Basin, you can get financial help to hire a student over the summer by applying for a wage subsidy from Columbia … > Read More

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Projects benefit youth in the Basin

Fifteen projects that benefit Columbia Basin youth were recently approved to receive funding through Columbia Basin Trust’s Youth Grants Program. The projects will receive a total of $107,400. “Applicants submitted a diverse range of project ideas to the program,” said … > Read More

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CBT grants available for social well-being project

January 9 deadline for CBT’s Social Grants Program Groups with projects that support social well-being and address social issues in Basin communities are invited to apply to Columbia Basin Trust’s (CBT’s) Social Grants Program. The deadline is January 9, 2014. … > Read More

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16 projects receive support from CBT’s Youth Grants Program

A range of projects including those that support youth engagement, leadership, employment and entrepreneurship were recently approved to receive funding through the Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) Youth Grants Program (YGP). Sixteen projects in total will receive over $92,000 to benefit … > Read More

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36 environmental projects supported by CBT

Thirty-six projects striving to help maintain or enhance environmental conditions and environmental education in and around their communities will be receiving over $1 million in support from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) through its Environmental Initiatives Program (EIP). “These projects will … > Read More

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Five Basin organizations to be supported by Enterprising Non-Profits

Five Columbia Basin non-profit organizations were among the 20 throughout B.C. that were approved to receive over $96,000 in support from Enterprising Non-Profits (enp) in its most recent intake. Enp is a partnership of funders-including Columbia Basin Trust (CBT)-that promotes … > Read More

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CBT announces deadlines for two youth granting programs

Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) is making $150,000 available for projects that benefit Basin youth through two granting programs. “We confirmed in our 2011-2015 Youth Initiatives Strategic Plan that we wanted to continue to support a range of opportunities that allow … > Read More

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CBT continues School Works Program this fall

The School Works Program pilot, which began its successful run in February, is being offered again this fall by the Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) to Basin-based businesses and organizations. School Works provides an $8/hour wage subsidy to encourage small businesses … > Read More

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