The objectives of the Nakusp & Area Foundation are to maintain funds in perpetuity and to give out the interest, in the form of grants, to “qualified donees” which contribute to a healthy community and promote advancement in such areas as arts and culture, social welfare, education, environmental protection, recreation, healthcare and community development.

The Nakusp & Area Community Foundation’s fields of consideration are:

  • Relief of poverty
  • Educational needs
  • Social welfare and health issues
  • Programs for the aged and the disabled
  • Preservation and protection of the environment
  • Advancement of the arts and culture
  • Prevention of delinquency and substance abuse

To view a chart of the funding possibilities see below.