The Gwaii Trust Society owns and manages a multi-million-dollar perpetual fund for the benefit of all the people of Haida Gwaii. The fund generates investment income and the Society distributes part of that income every year through a variety of grant programs.


October 6, 2020

Emergency Community Support Fund

The Gwaii Trust Society is participating in the Emergency Community Support Fund alongside communities coast to coast to coast. Vulnerable populations across Canada continue to be disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Marginalized groups, youth, children and the elderly, essential workers, and newcomers are just some of the communities that are facing increased challenges Keep Reading »
October 6, 2020

Update on COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant

The COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant, designed to help keep islanders safe, healthy, fed, sheltered and connected, continues to fund a variety of pandemic responses. To date we have distributed nearly $750,000 to local governments and local non-profit...  Keep Reading »
September 19, 2020

We’re Hiring: Grants and Technology Coordinator

Position Summary Position type: Full-time Permanent 35 Hours per week Location: Skidegate The Gwaii Trust Society is looking for a problem solver to support the grant making process across our programs. The right candidate has strong...  Keep Reading »

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