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Message from the Chair

March 27, 2020
COVID-19 UPDATE: EMERGENCY RESPONSE GRANT March 27, 2020 Sii.ngaay ‘láa (greetings),  To the community of Haida Gwaii, the Gwaii Trust Board of Directors and Staff have been discussing the needs of our communities given these unprecedented...

COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant

March 26, 2020
Today the Gwaii Trust launched the Haida Gwaii COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant which allows the Trust to quickly direct funds to support local governments, non-profit organizations, health authorities and emergency service providers serving those affected on Haida...

COVID-19 Update

March 24, 2020
With the declaration of a COVID-19 pandemic, The Gwaii Trust Society staff and Board of Directors want to assure its grantees, community partners and all residents of Haida Gwaii that we will do our best to...

Offices Are Closed

March 18, 2020
Out of concern for the safety of our staff and the community our offices will be closed to the public until further notice. We are still fully operational and can be reached by email or phone....

Updates to Grant Requirements and 2020 Deadlines

February 26, 2020
After listening to feedback from the community, we’ve updated the requirements and application questions for grants under $10,000. Our intention is to make the grant application process as simple and clear as possible. This includes the...

Islands Governance Project Receives a Boost

February 18, 2020
The Haida Gwaii All-Islands Protocol Table will be tackling the issue of an all-island governance structure in 2020 with help from a new $100,000 grant stream. The grant will allow the Protocol Table – which represents...

Happy Holidays!

December 11, 2019
Our offices will be closing for the holiday season on Friday, Dec 20th and reopening Monday, January 6th. Wishing you all happy holidays and a wonderful new year.

Visiting K’il Llnagaay

September 26, 2019
Project Officer Dana Bellis recently headed over to K’il Llnagaay, Sandspit, for a presentation to a group of grade 5-7 students at Agnes L Mathers Elementary. The students, led by teacher Joanne Hager, are part of...

Haw’aa Adrienne!

September 19, 2019
After 11 years our friend and co-worker Adrienne Bertrand is moving on to new adventures. Adrienne began with the Trust as a receptionist in the Old Massett office, and in recent years also took on the...