News Releases

  • New Child Care Spaces Coming to Richmond

    RICHMOND – Funding for 25 new licensed child-care spaces that will serve families in Richmond has been approved to proceed, thanks to support through the…

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  • Mental health project receives $200,000

    RICHMOND – Richmond residents with mental health and substance use issues will receive increased support, thanks to $200,000 in Community Action Initiative grants from the…

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  • Extreme weather shelter spaces available in Richmond

    RICHMOND – The B.C. government will fund 22 extreme weather shelter spaces in Richmond this winter to help those whose health and safety may be…

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  • New rental assistance program for Richmond residents in need

    RICHMOND –People at risk of homelessness, including youth, women, Aboriginal people and those leaving correctional facilities or hospitals in Richmond now have expanded access to…

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  • MLA congratulates BC Arts Council grant recipients in Richmond

    RICHMOND: Five local residents have received grants from the BC Arts Council totalling $43,750. “The BC Arts Council Scholarship Program provides support for B.C. arts…

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  • Adult Literacy Funding Supports Richmond Learners

    RICHMOND – A local adult literacy project, the Literacy Richmond Community Adult Literacy Program, has received $30,318 from the provincial government to help learners improve…

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  • Richmond organizations receive gaming grants

    Richmond – Seven local organizations in Richmond Centre are receiving more than $350,000 in combined funding from the provincial government to support their ongoing local…

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  • Richmond Centre MLA hosts community barbecue

    RICHMOND – Richmond Centre MLA Teresa Wat hosted a community barbecue on Saturday in Dover Neighbourhood Park to meet with constituents. Approximately 400 people attended….

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  • Upcoming Richmond Sports Events Receive Provincial Support

    RICHMOND – Four upcoming sporting events being held in Richmond are receiving over $15,000 in combined funding from the provincial government’s Hosting BC program to…

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  • Richmond MLAs announce local funding

    RICHMOND — Richmond will receive $1,517,434 in unconditional funding from the B.C. government’s Strategic Community Investment Fund, MLAs Teresa Wat, John Yap and Linda Reid…

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