Community Grants Committee


The Committee will allocate Council's Community Grants, according to Council Committee Policy.


To make recommendations to Council on Community Grants: Arts, Culture & Heritage; Community Services & Social Services; and Youth Competition & Leadership Fund.


Normally, two-year terms to a maximum of six years, with a one-year term for appointees from Council.

Council Members

Councillor Thompson


Tom Allen, Christine Banham, Lori Cameron, Merv Chia, Brian Hann, Melanie Hess, L. Whitney McMillan, Peter Mitchell, Liesje Ryerson and Alex Sawchyn.

Staff Liaisons

Doti Niedermayer, Senior Manager, Cultural Services


Arleta BeckettCommunity Services & Community Development Manager


Alternate:  Director of Parks, Culture & Community Services


Arleta Beckett, Community Services & Community Development Manager 



Terms of Reference

Local to Global Youth Initiatives Grant

Applications for Community & Social Services Grants will be available in November.

Next Meeting

Date: Friday, December 6
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: West Vancouver Community Centre, Cedar Room, 2121 Marine Drive

Note: The meeting scheduled for Friday, November 8 has been cancelled.

2019 Meetings

Community Grants Committee

Jan. 18 Notice Minutes
Feb. 15 Notice Minutes
April 12 Notice Minutes
June 21 Notice  
Sept. 13 Notice Minutes
Oct. 11 Notice  
Nov. 8 Cancelled  
Dec. 6    

Arts, Culture & Heritage Subcommittee

Feb. 15 Notice Minutes
March 4 Notice Minutes
March 8 Rescheduled  
March 22 Notice Minutes
March 25 Notice  
Oct. 2 Cancelled  

Community & Social Services Grants Subcommittee

Feb. 15 Notice Minutes
March 1 Notice Minutes
March 8 Notice Minutes
March 15 Notice Minutes
March 22 Notice Minutes
March 29 Notice Minutes
April 9 Notice Minutes

Framework Subcommittee

Feb. 15 Notice Minutes
Sept. 9 Notice  
Oct. 10 Notice  


2018 Meetings

Community Grants Committee

Dec. 7 Agenda Minutes
Oct. 12 Agenda Minutes
Sept. 14 Agenda Minutes
May 11 Agenda Minutes
April 13 Agenda Minutes
Feb. 16 Agenda Minutes
Jan. 19 Agenda Minutes


Framework Implementation Subcommittee

Sept. 14 Agenda Minutes
Aug. 17 Agenda Minutes
Aug. 3 Agenda Minutes
July 20 Agenda Minutes
July 6 Agenda Minutes
June 22 Agenda Minutes
June 8 Agenda Minutes


Community Services & Social Services Grants Subcommittee

April 13 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 23 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 16 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 9 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 2 Agenda Minutes


Arts & Culture Grants Subcommittee

April 13 Agenda Minutes
Mar. 16 Agenda Minutes