VICTORIA, B.C. – The Province has announced that it is now accepting grant applications to support safer communities.

According to the Government, organizations throughout the province working toward building safer communities are invited to apply to the 2020-21 Civil Forfeiture Crime Prevention and Remediation grant program.

This year’s funding streams are:

The Civil Forfeiture Crime Prevention and Remediation grant program provides one-time funding to support community-based projects using the proceeds from the civil forfeiture process

The Civil Forfeiture Office works to remove the profits from unlawful activity by taking away the proceeds and assets used in crime and reinvesting them in community safety and crime prevention.

The application process closes November 25, 2020.

For more information, you can visit the Province’s website.