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Giving Tuesday sees grants go to Prince George groups

On Giving Tuesday where people are encouraged to do good things to support one another through kindness or donation, the Prince George Community Foundation gave $3,000 to six local organizations to boost their endeavours.
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The Prince George Community Foundation participated in Giving Tuesday by boosting six organizations in Prince George.

On Giving Tuesday, where people are encouraged to do good things to support one another through kindness or donation, the Prince George Community Foundation gave $3,000 to six local organizations to boost their endeavours.

The foundation put the names of all local registered charities into a basket and selected three finalists in each of the six categories of their giving categories, including Arts & Culture, Education, Environment, Social Services, Health and Sports & Recreation.

Through the website, members of the community were able to vote for their favourite registered charity.

The final recipients are:
Arts and Culture: Prince George Cantata Singers
Sports: Caledonia Adaptive Snowsports Society
Environment: David Douglas Botanical Garden Society
Education: Central BC Railway & Forestry Museum
Health: Canadian Mental Health Association of Northern BC
Social Services: Crisis Prevention & Information Centre Northern BC
 
 

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