$179K in Gaming Grants Announced for PG
Prince George, B.C. – The provincial government has announced $179,000 in gaming grant funds for five Prince George organizations.
- Prince George Crime Stoppers Association – $8,000
- Prince George Amateur Radio Club – $15,000
- Prince George Regional Highway Rescue Society – $60,000
- Prince George Search and Rescue Society – $70,000
- Prince George Recycling & Environmental Action & Planning Society – $26,000
“We have countless dedicated volunteers and organizations that work to provide important services and programs in our community,” says Prince George-Valemount MLA Shirley Bond. “Whether they work to protect us or the environment we know that gaming grants allow them to continue their efforts.”
Each year, Victoria approves about $135 million in community gaming grants for non-profit organizations in six sectors: arts and culture; sport; human and social services; public safety; environment; parent and district parent advisory councils.