Surrey Board of Trade Pleased

Surrey Board of Trade Pleased with BC Government’s Funding Increases for Childcare Spaces

SURREY – On July 15, the BC Government announced funding increases for childcare spaces. A significant increase in funding will help public-sector and non-profit organizations create more publicly owned and operated child care spaces in BC communities.

The maximum funding amount available from the Childcare BC New Spaces Fund to public-sector organizations, such as local governments, school districts, tribal councils and First Nations governments, is increasing to $3 million per project, up from $1 million. Additionally, non-profit organizations – including Indigenous organizations – will be eligible for up to $1.5 million per project, three times more than was previously available.

“Quality child care is important to business to help address the skills gap,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade.

https://businessinsurrey.com/2019/07/surrey-board-of-trade-pleased-with-bc-governments-funding-increases-for-childcare-spaces/

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