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Granting Program

The Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary is pleased to announce that we have established a Granting Program to Enhance Healthcare on the Coast. Each year we will budget an amount equal to a percentage of the previous year’s income to provide small grants to fund Healthcare initiatives.



  1. Only requests in writing will be considered using the Auxiliary’s Application Format mailed to: Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary, Granting Program, PO Box 917, Sechelt, BC. V0N 3A0
  2. Requests must include:
  • Agency/organization name
  • Name of person responsible for the funds
  • Item/service name and description (picture if available).
  • Purpose of the item/service, in layman’s terms.
  • Value to the patient/client/community.
  • Rationale/reason for request.
  1. Estimated costs will not include installation, if required
  2. A report must be submitted within one year of funding outlining the use/value of the funding.


Process for Approval

  1. Requests will be invited for submission, annually, due Feburary 28.
  2. The Board President will appoint a Review Panel for a two year term.
  3. The Review Panel will consist of the 2nd Vice President of the Board, a branch chair and a member-at-large of the auxiliary.
  4. Requests should be for the enhancement of healthcare services on the Coast.
  5. Using the criteria as determined by the board, the panel will review the applications, prioritize them and approve.
  6. Not all requests will be funded and some may be for less than asked.
  7. Approved requests for funding will be fulfilled during the year in which the application was made and a final report submitted when funds have been used.
  8. When approval is granted, funds will be issued when an invoice is submitted to The Treasurer, Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary, PO Box 917, Sechelt, BC. V0N 3A0.
  9. Programs/Services will not be funded on an ongoing basis. A new application must be submitted every year and will be considered together with all other requests based on current priorities.

Download Granting Program Application