Columbia Basin

The Community Connections (Revelstoke) Society will carry out energy retrofits and repairs with support from the Trust. (Columbia Basin Trust)

Columbia Basin Trust funding supports sustainability projects

Community-purpose buildings in 12 communities received $1.2 million in support

 

Back in 2018, the CREDtalks were hosted in person. (Revelstoke Review-file photo)

CREDtalks series coming up in the new year

Columbia Mountains Institute hosting experts in virtual education sessions

 

The #BuyBasin event returns this fall.

CBT #BuyBasin event returns this fall

Discover businesses in the Columbia Basin

 

Stumped by Steve Milroy is one of many pieces that can be seen on the Castlegar Sculpturewalk, which is venue No. 11 of the Columbia Basin Culture Tour that is taking place Aug. 7 and 8 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Photo by D. Gluns)
Stumped by Steve Milroy is one of many pieces that can be seen on the Castlegar Sculpturewalk, which is venue No. 11 of the Columbia Basin Culture Tour that is taking place Aug. 7 and 8 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Photo by D. Gluns)
Dan Rohn started as an intern with Dynamic Avalanche in 2019, his position was partially funded by the Columbia Basin Trust’s Career Internship Program. (Contributed-Columbia Basin Trust)

Intern gets solid footing at Dynamic Avalanche

The Revelstoke-based business used the Columbia Basin Trust’s Career Internship Program

  • Jul 12, 2021
Dan Rohn started as an intern with Dynamic Avalanche in 2019, his position was partially funded by the Columbia Basin Trust’s Career Internship Program. (Contributed-Columbia Basin Trust)
Revelstoke’s Emjai Deschamps is one of four students in the Columbia Basin to receive the Muth Memorial Scholarship this year. (Contributed)

Revelstoke student receives Muth Memorial Scholarship

The award is administered by the Columbia Basin Trust

Revelstoke’s Emjai Deschamps is one of four students in the Columbia Basin to receive the Muth Memorial Scholarship this year. (Contributed)
A new non-profit after school program starts in Revelstoke. The Revelstoke Afterschool Society focuses on spending time outside. school (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
A new non-profit after school program starts in Revelstoke. The Revelstoke Afterschool Society focuses on spending time outside. school (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
The city has received funds from the Columbia Basin Trust to revitalize Grizzly Plaza. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

City gets funding from CBT for Grizzly Plaza upgrades

Over $300,000 has been granted for the project

The city has received funds from the Columbia Basin Trust to revitalize Grizzly Plaza. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Columbia Basin Trust has announced $1 million in funding for technology upgrades for non-profits. (File photo)

CBT funds to address technology gaps for Revelstoke non-profits

The trust allocated $1 million to 178 organization across the region

Columbia Basin Trust has announced $1 million in funding for technology upgrades for non-profits. (File photo)
The Columbia Basin Trust is hosting a virtual shop local campaign in March and April. (Columbia Basin Trust)
The Columbia Basin Trust is hosting a virtual shop local campaign in March and April. (Columbia Basin Trust)
The Breakfast Program at Revelstoke schools started in 2018. (Submitted)

Well-being projects in Revelstoke receive Columbia Basin Trust funds

The school district and women’s shelter society were grant recipients

The Breakfast Program at Revelstoke schools started in 2018. (Submitted)
The Riverside Forest Walk walk begins at the BC Interior Forestry Museum on Highway 23. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke trail network to expand with the help of CBT funding

Four Revelstoke projects received a total of almost $80,000

The Riverside Forest Walk walk begins at the BC Interior Forestry Museum on Highway 23. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Meya Musseau and Abby Maloney both in Grade 6 at Arrow Heights Elementary are pointing to the felted creations they made as part of the Wildland Wonders project the showed at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre in 2018. (File photo/Revelstoke Review)

Columbia Basin Trust funding upgrades to Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre

Funds are coming from the trust’s energy sustainability program

Meya Musseau and Abby Maloney both in Grade 6 at Arrow Heights Elementary are pointing to the felted creations they made as part of the Wildland Wonders project the showed at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre in 2018. (File photo/Revelstoke Review)
View of the Columbia River shoreline in Trail. Photo: Jessee Regnier

Virtual Columbia River Treaty information meeting coming up Feb. 24

People can watch via Zoom or call in to listen to the town hall meeting

View of the Columbia River shoreline in Trail. Photo: Jessee Regnier
The Columbia Basin Trust is providing $25,000 for a natural playscape at Begbie View Elementary . (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke youth activity projects funded by Columbia Basin Trust

In total the trust granted $500,000 to 80 projects across the region

The Columbia Basin Trust is providing $25,000 for a natural playscape at Begbie View Elementary . (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Castlegar Sculpturewalk 2020 – 10 Year Anniversary Sand Sculpture. (Submitted/CBT)

CBT arts and culture grant program now accepting applications

Apply through the Kootenay Columbia Cultural Alliance

Castlegar Sculpturewalk 2020 – 10 Year Anniversary Sand Sculpture. (Submitted/CBT)
Johnny Strilaeff, Columbia Basin Trust President and CEO. (Submitted/Columbia Basin Trust)

Columbia Basin Trust releases short-term strategic plan

Priorities include community well being and support for business renewal

Johnny Strilaeff, Columbia Basin Trust President and CEO. (Submitted/Columbia Basin Trust)
The management plan renewal has been postponed as the Columbia Basin Trust moves to support communities during the pandemic. The trust has created a short-term strategic plan and is looking for community feedback. (Columbia Basin Trust photo)

Columbia Basin Trust pitches short-term strategic plan

The organization is looking for community feedback on the plan

The management plan renewal has been postponed as the Columbia Basin Trust moves to support communities during the pandemic. The trust has created a short-term strategic plan and is looking for community feedback. (Columbia Basin Trust photo)
The management plan renewal has been postponed as the Columbia Basin Trust moves to support communities during the pandemic. (Columbia Basin Trust photo)

Columbia Basin Trust developing short-term plan to guide activities

The trust is adapting to pandemic circumstances to continue to serve the region

The management plan renewal has been postponed as the Columbia Basin Trust moves to support communities during the pandemic. (Columbia Basin Trust photo)
Community Connections received $36,000 for the food bank. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Local governments award CBT Community Initiatives grants

Part of the program evaluation is community input

Community Connections received $36,000 for the food bank. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)