Funders & Donors
As a non-profit organization, we depend on the generosity of our community to enhance programs and equipment. We are thankful for School District 69 for their ongoing funding and to all our sponsors, funders and donors.
If you would like to discuss how you can contribute to Oceanside BLT in cash or in kind, we would love to hear from you, please contact the office.
We gratefully acknowledge donors on our website and social media platforms unless requested not to.
Revenue Sources Fiscal Year
Ending June 2020
Grants and funding received in 2020
and where the funds are directed:
StrongStart–School District 69 & Ministry for Children and Family Development – Munchkinlands, the WOW Bus, Saturday Breakfast Club
Decoda Literacy – Technology Learning Centre (TLC)
United Way – OBLT Cares
BC Gaming Community Grant – TLC and BLT2Go
Agriculture Canada – Stone Soup Kitchen
Parksville Grant-in-Aid & Parksville/Qualicum Foundation – Books for Babes
Canada Summer Jobs – Storybook Village student
Hamber Foundation – Building Bridges through Play
In 2019/2020, OBLT was the grateful recipient of generous donations and sponsorships from:
Our most recent major fundraising event, A Story to Tell, was held in November 2019 and was a sell-out, surpassed our goals and gained many new supporters.
We’re very grateful to the following people and businesses that helped make the Silent Auction a success.
Alcove Living, Arrowsmith Golf Course, Bayside Bistro, Bee Diverse, Bonnie Evoy, Bosley’s Parksville, Bridie McMorrow Bead Weaving, Bucknucks Books, Cathy Stewart, CIBC Qualicum Beach, Covet, Cultivate Garden & Gift, Dawn Brandele, Deb Mitchell, Dolly’s Hardware, Donna Balzer, Englishman Interiors, Evelyn Nordin, Fairwinds Golf Course, French Press, Gallery 222, Ginny Love, Giovanni’s, Hash Kanjee and Brenda Walman, Heaven on Earth Natural Foods, Impulse, Jane Hildebrand, Jane White, Joyce Gallinger and Ron Everard, Kitchen Shop, Lefty’s Qualicum Beach, Lordco, Love Shack, Mad Hatter Qualicum Beach, Memorial Compounding, Mike and Ann Berris, Mod Apparel, Mulberry Bush Books, Pharmasave, Pheasant Glen Golf Course, Pope and Sons, Purple Essentials, QB Animal Hospital, Qualicum Foods, Rae Ellen Penner, Revived Vintage, Robert Held Art Glass, Romancing the Home, Shady Rest, Stonewater Spa, Suck it up Carpet and Furnace Cleaning, Sugar Sutra, Suzanne McMillan, Ted and Gill Beales, The Source Qualicum Beach, The Tool Shed, The Window Dresser, Weinberg’s, West Coast Modern Designs, Windsor Plywood, Wine Works Nanaimo
“A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.”