The Child Care Capital Grants focus on strengthening the quality of child care and creating new licensed child care spaces in the Basin. If you have a project such as purchasing child care equipment, upgrading or renovating a child care facility or constructing new licensed child care spaces, this program may be able to help.
Who Can Apply
Basin non-profit and for profit providers of licensed child care are eligible to apply for funding.
|Funding Stream||Eligible License Types|
|1.a. Creation of New Licensed Child Care Spaces
b. Improvements to Increase Quality and Safety
|2. Equipment to Increase Quality and Safety||
Refer to http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/family-social-supports/caring-for-young-children/child-care/licensed-unlicensed-child-care for clarification on licensing designations.
Your project must take place within the Columbia Basin Trust region.
How to Apply
The Child Care Capital Grant intake is now closed.
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For Completed Projects:
Once your project is complete, complete and submit a final report. Your final reporting date is listed in ‘Schedule A’ of your signed Contribution Agreement.
Here are two forms:
If your project only included the purchase/installation of child care equipment up to $5,000, complete the Child Care Equipment Final Report.
If your project involved renovation and/or the construction of new licensed child care spaces, complete the Create or Improve Spaces Final Report.
The projects listed below may not reflect the program’s current funding priorities.