Monthly Archives: February 2017

AFOW Donations Made to Local Non-profits

American Friends of Whistler (AFOW) is pleased to announce the following grants have been awarded to local groups to support their projects which continue to make Whistler an amazing place to live.

Whistler Animal Galore (WAG) for installation of a stone fence around the dog run.

Whistler Community Services Society (WCSS) for the Food Bank and for the Birth, Baby and Beyond program.

Whistler Adaptive Sports Program (WASP) for a highly specialized adaptive mountain bike for individuals with low mobility.

Whistler Search and Rescue (WSAR) for equipment.

Spearhead Huts Society for building material.

Whistler Learning Centre (WLC) supporting their programs.

Community Foundation of Whistler (CFOW) matching funds from Canada 150 program.

President, Gary Raymond, has extended his congratulations and thank you to all involved, summarizing the above grants totalled approximately $91,000 when including matching grant funds.

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Equipment fund raising at Search and Rescue event.