News and Events

Funding Scholarship Awards for SFU Indigenous Language Learners

February 7, 2023

The Lobstick Foundation is pleased to announce a legacy gift to help support endowments created to permanently fund two scholarship awards benefitting Indigenous students, guaranteeing financial support for Indigenous language learners for many years to come.  Supporting students enrolled in the Indigenous Languages Program (INLP), the Dr. Aimee August Award in Indigenous Language Proficiency and the Dr. Ruby Peter…

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Media Release – The Lobstick Foundation™ Donates $2,500 to the Langley Arts Council for the first Women in Arts & Culture Event

March 14, 2022

Aldergrove, BC Thanks to a generous donation of $2,500 from the Lobstick Foundation™ the Langley Arts Council will be hosting its first Women in Art and Culture Event! This free community event will provide a space for emerging, mid-career, and established artists of all ages to network and learn about developing their professional practice. “Because…

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Update from the Board – $181,000 in Bursaries and Grants Approved

February 8, 2022

The Board of Directors of the Lobstick Foundation is pleased to provide the following update regarding our recent funding cycle. The Foundation is pleased to have distributed $181,000 in Bursaries and Grants to both individuals and Charitable organizations in January 2022. Organizations that provide educational opportunities for women of all ages and in all stages of their…

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Update from the Board – Over $293k in Grants and Bursaries Approved

August 28, 2021

The Lobstick Board of Directors is pleased to announce that over $293,000 in grants to women and girls were approved in August. Three Grants were provided to organizations that provide support for women and girls in British Columbia. One in Victoria, one on Salt Spring Island and one in the Fraser Valley.  All three of…

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Board Update – 19 Approved Grants and Bursaries

May 7, 2021

At the April Board of Directors meeting 19 applications for Grants and Bursaries were approved by the Directors.   Three Grants were made to Organizations that provide service to young women and to women who are at risk. Sixteen Bursaries were provided to women that included, several single mothers who needed assistance with tuitions payments as…

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Grants for Women in Canada

March 9, 2021

The Directors of The Lobstick Foundation are issuing a call for grant applications from organizations across B.C. and Canada that help girls and women of all backgrounds seeking to develop their life and personal skills, or other professional and educational development, and are unable to do so because of personal or financial circumstances. The Foundation…

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