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Animal welfare grants

Applications for 2023 grants are now closed. Proposed recipients will be presented to Council in early 2023.

2022 grant recipients

Council approved three animal welfare grants, totalling $12,417, to: 

  • Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association (VOKRA): $4,800 
  • Greyhaven Exotic Bird Sanctuary: $4,887 
  • Wildlife Rescue Association of BC (WRA): $2,730

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The animal welfare grant provides financial aid to registered non-profit societies that assist us with:

  • The sheltering and caring of animals
  • Rehabilitation of aggressive dogs
  • Other related services