Funders and Donors
Coast Capital Savings save lives and supports the delivery of Suicide Awareness and Prevention presentations SPEAK OUT, REACH OUT, HELP OUT (SOROHO) and a gatekeeper program called GRASP (Growth, Resilience, Acknowledgement, Suicide Awareness, Preparation and Safe Planning) with a $10,000 grant.
We would also like to thank major contributors Fairway Gorge Paddling Club Society (Victoria), City of Parksville, Mambo’s Gourmet Pizza (Nanaimo), Country Roads Marathon (Courtenay), Mid Island Co-op (Nanaimo), Cowichan Valley Riders (Shawnigan Lake), ArtSpress (Victoria),Peter Hudson Comedy (Nanaimo), Takes A Dollar Campaign (Nanaimo), Kai Brown’s GoFundMe Campaign (Nanaimo) and many other donors for their support towards our annual goal of $40,000 for our community education programs and crisis line chat/text services. A full list of 2016-17 donors will be provided on our website in March 2017 at the fiscal year end.
And a huge thank you for ongoing support year after year: Island Health, Province of BC, Jim Pattison Radio Group, United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island, Intraworks I. T. Management, and MacIsaac & Company.
We could not do it without you!
The Vancouver Island Crisis Society thanks our generous supporters
We are able to provide Crisis Line services and Community Education to Vancouver Island communities through the generous financial or in-kind support of the following funders and donors:
Donations received in the 2015-2016 fiscal year
We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia
for Community Education programming
Additional Corporate and Private Donors
Beach Flicks (Qualicum Beach)
Chemainus Crofton Auxiliary #4400
Chemainus Legion Branch 191
Coastal Community Credit Union
(Hammond Bay Road Community Branch)
Country Roads Marathon
Fairway Gorge Paddling Club
HUB International Limited
Island Timberlands LP
Ivanyi Investments Inc.
Knights of Columbus Ascension Council 7991
Malahat Lions Club
Mambo Gourmet Pizza Ltd.
Maximum Yield Publications Inc.
Mill Bay Lions Club
OM Town Yoga
Rotary Club of Nanaimo Daybreak
Royal Canadian Legion Malahat Branch 134
Town of Ladysmith
Women of the Moose #197
In appreciation of past donors who were instrumental in assisting us in launching our community programs.
Fundraising Event - RCMP Appreciation Dinner
We were delighted to combine our appreciation of the services provided by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police detachments of Central Vancouver Island with fundraising for the Crisis Society by hosting an annual dinner, which took place in 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2011.