RADF Investment: $333,300
Other Investment: $898,880
Total Investment: $1,232,180
Project Period: January 2008–December 2010
This project by the Community Village Society of the Peace Country (CVS) will bring together Peace Country non-profit organizations and social businesses to better coordinate, reach, and serve Aboriginal people, the homeless, the disadvantaged, youth at risk, and those at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS. The Community Village will occupy more than 21,000 square feet of space (formerly the St. Joseph's Catholic Church) in Grande Prairie. Six agencies have committed to be tenants while another five are expected to sign up soon.
Expected Outcomes and Benefits
All projects go through a selection process to ensure they will improve the quality of life for Albertans. This project meets this objective through the following outcomes and benefits: