BC provides $2.9M to PSE, community organization in support of literacy programs

July 13, 2021
The Government of British Columbia has announced over $2.9M in supports for Community Adult Literacy Programs (CALP) across the province in 2021/22. The funding will support 97 literacy programs that are developed and provided for free by community organizations, Indigenous-led organizations, and public postsecondary institutions. 16 postsecondary institutions in the province have received funding: Camosun College, Capilano University, Coast Mountain College, the College of New Caledonia, College of the Rockies, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, North Island College, Northern Lights College, Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, Okanagan College, Selkirk College, Simon Fraser University, Thompson Rivers University, University of the Fraser Valley, Vancouver Community College, and Vancouver Island University. Nation Talk | BC (Backgrounder) (BC)