$23,500 in grants awarded to community groups
SQUAMISH, BC – In the spirit of the season, Woodfibre LNG Limited would like to recognize the eight Fall/Winter 2017 recipients of the Woodfibre LNG Community Sponsorship Program. The eight worthy recipients are:
835 Griffin Squadron (Royal Canadian Air Cadets): $2,000 grant
Aligned Collective: $5,000 grant
Britannia Mine Museum: $2,500 grant
Howe Sound Marine Rescue Society – RCM SAR Station 4 Squamish: $4,000 grant
Howe Sound Secondary School Robotics Program: $2,500 grant
Squamish Minor Hockey Association: $2,500 grant
Squamish Skating Club: $2,500 grant
Team Squamish – Mountain Bike Team: $2,500 grant
“What a great way to wrap-up what has been a very busy 2017 for the Woodfibre LNG Project,” said Byng Giraud, Country Manager & Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Woodfibre LNG Limited, “by providing financial support to these eight locally-based groups and programs.”
“We’ve dubbed it our eight ways of giving, but of course from the Project’s inception we have been committed to giving back to the local community,” said Giraud.
The Community Sponsorship Program is just one part of Woodfibre LNG Limited’s commitment to give back to the local community. Since 2013, Woodfibre LNG has contributed approximately $700,000 (including through the Community Sponsorship Program grants) to groups and events that help make Squamish such a vibrant community.
Wishing everyone a happy and safe holiday season!