Northern Development’s Expanded ‘Community Funding Resources’ Section Now Online

May 1, 2009

Prince George, BC — May 1, 2009 — Northern Development Initiative Trust announced today that website upgrades including an expansion to the ‘Community Funding Resources’ section are now online. Included in the newly expanded ‘Community Funding Resources’ section is a vast selection of detailed funding program summaries to assist users in their quest for funding opportunities. Organization and navigation of the site has also been improved, and by organizing the information into five main sections, it will be easier to identify and find the resources you need.

contains links and summary information about many federal, provincial, non-profit, and corporate funding programs. This information is provided to raise awareness of some of the many funding opportunities available to non-profits, communities and First Nations in Northern Development’s area. An emphasis is placed on funding sources that align with programs currently offered by Northern Development.

are funds established to support charitable organizations within a specified geographic area or community. This page links to all community foundations operating within Northern Development’s region.

Can’t find the funding you’re looking for on Northern Development’s website? Expand your search with the page, which links to other lists of funding programs.

links to many other useful websites for non-profits and area communities.

Wondering what’s new? Check out the Latest Updates, which provides quick links to the most recent changes. The latest addition tracks new funding programs including the Federal Budget 2009 stimulus initiatives, and as new funding opportunities are announced, Northern Development’s website will have the details to assist you with your applications.  

Please contact Holly at if there are additional funding programs you would like to see added to the resource section.

Visit Northern Development’s new and improved Community Resources section at community-funding/resources-2

About Northern Development Initiative Trust

Northern Development is an independent regional economic development corporation focused on stimulating economic growth and job creation in central and northern British Columbia. Over $46.6 million in funding has been committed to 317 projects with a total project value of over $306 million.

For further information on Northern Development’s programs and initiatives, visit: