Formed in 1981, the Northern Lights College Foundation has these objectives:
- to foster community interest in promoting higher education and training
- to act as a recipient of trust funds in the form of monies or other properties
- to assist in community projects and promotion of higher education and to grant monies to Northern Lights College for the designated use of scholarships and bursaries to be awarded to students.
There are several ways by which individuals, organizations and businesses can donate to students and to the College through the Foundation. All donations receive a receipt for income tax purposes.
One Time Award
You may wish to make a contribution to be awarded on a one-time only basis.
You may wish to make a contribution on an annual basis in support of a particular interest at the college.
You may wish to make a gift of a capital amount to either establish or support an endowment, the interest from which is used to provide an annual award.
You may wish to contribute equipment, materials and services to any program of the college. As well, students appreciate assistance in acquiring items which complement their vocational pursuits.
How to Donate to the Foundation
For information on how to donate, please contact the Executive Director or President.
The Northern Lights College Foundation values donations that promote the success of Students and the College. All donations are gratefully acknowledged.
The Northern Lights College Foundation distributes approximately $170,000 in awards annually. As of July 31, 2012, the Foundation's assets and endowment funds totaled over $2 million.
Directors and Administrators
There are nine Directors of the Foundation, two of whom are appointed by the College Board and the others are elected annually by the Foundation membership. The College provides administrative support to the Foundation, thereby ensuring the full amount of all donations goes directly to the purpose designated by the donor.
For More Information Contact
Donna Kane, Executive Director
Northern Lights College Foundation
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4G2
Laurie Rancourt, President and CEO, Northern Lights College
Contact a Northern Lights College Campus Administrator/Administrative Assistant.
Dawson Creek 250-782-5251
Fort Nelson 250-774-2741
Fort St. John 250-785-6981
Tumbler Ridge 250-242-5591