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Grants-in-aid awarded


Whistler councillors approved a total of $209,288 in grants-in-aid to local non-profit societies at their meeting April 15.

The total does not include $35,000 from the hotel tax granted to the Whistler Chamber of Commerce.

The municipality received 27 grant in aid applications, totalling $333,608, this year.

The following grants-in-aid were awarded:

AWARE $15,000

Jennifer Jones Bear Foundation $20,360

Whistler Naturalist Society $6,500

Whistler Black Bear Project $3,000

Dandelion Daycare — Spring Creek $2,500

Dandelion Daycare — Whistler Children’s Centre $2,500

Sea to Sky Community Services $9,693

Whistler Health Care Foundation $5,000

Girl Guides of Canada $2,000

Whistler Animals Galore $20,000

Whistler Secondary School Scholarship $2,000

Whistler Scout Group $1,400

Whistler Youth Soccer $2,000

Whistler Skating Club $3,535

Whistler Off Road Cycling Association $11,200

Whistler Mountain Ski Club $7,000

Morgan Titus $300

Millennium Place $8,400

Whistler Children’s Chorus $2,000

Whistler Singers $4,000

Whistler Community Arts Council $94,000

Whistler Museum & Archives $65,000

Whistler Upper Village Farmer’s Market $2,900