Arts Grant

Annually, up to $10,000 (or more) may be awarded to  Arts Projects/Programs within the Tri-Cities region (Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody).

The Theatre Society Legacy Fund – Arts Grant is intended to encourage and support the development, enhancement, innovation or mentorship of a diverse variety of inclusive arts in the Tri-Cities region. Arts is defined as a creative activity that expresses imaginative or technical skill. It produces a product or an object. The product/object of art is called a work of art, for other to experience. It includes drawing, painting, sculpting, photography, performance art, dance, music, poetry, prose, theatre and culinary arts.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply for PCCF – Theatre Society Legacy Grant the following requirements must be met:

  • must be a registered charity or partner with a registered charity for the purpose of this grant application
  • encourages and supports the development, enhancement, innovation or mentorship of a diverse variety of arts
  • grant can be used to seed new community initiatives or to fund the expansion of existing community project or program
  • project or program must take place, or be offered within the Tri-Cities region (Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody)
  • project or program may include the participation and involvement of professional performing artists
  • priority may be given to special needs groups and socially or ethnically marginalized populations

We Will Not Fund

  • organizations that discriminate by race, religion, color, creed, sex, age, national origin or who support hate philosophies
  • religious or sectarian organizations unless engaged in a significant project benefiting the entire community, not just members of the religious or sectarian group
  • in response to annual fundraising campaigns
  • individuals, or to retire debt, endowment funds, or projects that have already taken place
  • the promotion of commercial products or purposes

APPLICATIONS THAT ARE INCOMPLETE, ILLEGIBLE AND/OR DO NOT OTHERWISE FOLLOW THE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES will be disqualified.

If you have trouble downloading the form, please contact us at info@pocofoundation.com