Powell River Community Foundation is a local foundation created by and for the people of the City and Regional District of Powell River. We are here to help individuals and groups make an ongoing difference in their community. Established in 2001, the Powell River Community Foundation is one of more than 178 community foundations in Canada today. We serve the geographic area of School District 47, offering people a variety of ways to make a difference in our community through philanthropic giving. Since 2001, the Foundation has granted over a quarter of a million dollars to local charities.
To enhance our vibrant community and optimize quality of life for all by providing a prosperous tomorrow for generations to come.
To foster a spirit of giving to build a capital fund as a permanent legacy and distribute its earnings wisely in response to needs within our community.
Zero-waste advocacy and awareness. Reduce, Re-use, Recycle! Zero Waste Events By now you have likely seen our Zero Waste Stations in action at many of Powell River’s local events. This past summer and More info