Local Charities Win Big

Fort St. John charities won big last year. In the last year alone over $800,000 was given out to non-profit groups from gaming grants.

Cindy Mohr, Executive Director of the Association for Community Living says these grants are important to their clients. [asset|aid=187|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=Cindy – Bingo Money and the association for community living_1_Pub.mp3]

Five thousand eight hundred community organizations shared more than $145 million in gaming grants in the 2007/08 fiscal year.

For a complete list of grant recipients, application forms and deadlines, reports and other information pertaining to gaming grants and gaming information and services, please visit www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/gaming/revenue/index.htm#four