News from QIF

Strengthening Community Connections

“Could Quadra Island benefit if we were more connected?” This question was posed by the Quadra Island Foundation to the community groups and organizations that were invited to the Strengthening Community Connections event that was held over the weekend. All 84 of...

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Community Prosperity Fund Coordinator (Part-time Contract)

The Quadra Island Foundation (QIF) exists to help Quadra Island thrive – culturally, socially and environmentally. It was established as a public, charitable foundation to support a more resilient and self-reliant community and works to help preserve and enhance the...

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Community Prosperity Fund

Quadra Island Foundation will be taking part in delivering the Community Prosperity Fund sponsored by the Vancouver Foundation. The Community Prosperity Fund is made possible through the Stronger Community Services Fund from Government of BC focusing on poverty...

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Neighbourhood Small Grants – Funded Projects (Fall 2023)

Build Your Google Docs Skills - $400Kathie LandryWe will provide an interactive workshop for 8 - 10 people who want to learn or improve their skills using Google Docs. A skilled community member will facilitate a free two-hour Zoom workshop so participants can...

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Request for Proposals: Strengthening Community Connections

The Quadra Island Foundation (QIF) exists to help Quadra Island thrive – culturally, socially and environmentally. It was established as a public, charitable foundation to support a more resilient and self-reliant community and works to help preserve and enhance the...

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Quadra Island weaver Sharron Hatelt generously supports QIF

Weaver recreates home on cloth Heriot Bay is one of the very few places outside of Scotland to have its very own tartan – thanks to the imagination and determination of Quadra Island weaver Sharron Hatelt. Sharron’s inspiration came from looking out the windows of her...

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Quadra Island Foundation Launches Website

Quadra Island’s community foundation is marking another milestone with the launch of its website (quadraislandfoundation.ca). “A huge round of applause to Quadra’s Sarah James for developing this compelling, viewer-friendly site that raises the profile of QIF’s role...

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QIF Makes it’s First 10,000 Investment for the Future

The Quadra Island Foundation made its first investment last month, as a foundation for a permanent endowment fund. $10,000 was invested through the Vancouver Foundation. “That was raised from individuals within our community. We now have closer to $15,000 and so we’ve...

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Quadra Island Foundation’s First Year

Chair Michael Mascall gave Cortes Currents an overview of how the Quadra Island Foundation came into being, and what it achieved during the year since it applied for charitable status.It was one of many endeavours that came into being through Quadra ICAN’s first...

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