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 2021
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 Active Aging ++ – Technology Learning Centre (TLC2G0)
BC Gaming Community Grant – TLC, TLC2Go, and Saturday Breakfast Club
Parksville Grant-in-Aid & Parksville/Qualicum Foundation – Books for Babes
Canada Summer Jobs – Storybook Village student
OBLT was the grateful recipient of generous donations and sponsorships from:
100+ Women Who Care, Oceanside
Qualicum Foods, Qualicum Beach
Little Mountain Landscaping, Qualicum Beach
Jemco Food Equipment Ltd., Nanaimo
Soloway Rivers Law, Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Elks No. 589
Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise
Brooks Canada Marine, Parksville
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.”