We support the ideas and efforts of people in the Columbia Basin.

Columbia Basin Trust Website | About the Basin

We take our lead from people and communities in the Canadian portion of the Columbia Basin. Whatever the situation calls for, we adapt our role: from providing resources, to bringing people together, to leading an entire initiative. The Trust is here to offer experience and support to all Basin residents.

Look how far we've come together (2015-2024)

1,029

affordable housing rental units created

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1,415

student jobs created

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825+

families accessed healthy food through the nutrition coupon program

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1,185

km extended for a high-speed broadband network improving access for 18,400 households

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1,017

arts, culture and heritage projects

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718

km of trails developed, enhanced, maintained

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$65M

in new business loans

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1,092

new childcare spaces created

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3,733

existing childcare spaces improved

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453+

community events, festivals, conferences, and community celebrations sponsored each year

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1,503

businesses accessed advisory services

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117

indoor and outdoor facilities built or upgraded

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$12.73M

for 81 wildfire risk management and public education programs

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6,407

hectares of terrestrial habitat improved

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2,093

hectares of aquatic habitat improved

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6.9M

kilowatt hours saved annually from retrofit projects

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