In partnership with the Province of BC the District of Fort St. James will be launching the Fort St. James Bucks Initiative in an effort to support workers affected by the downturn in the Forest Sector.
The District of Fort St. James will be releasing funding beginning March 16th, 2020 through the Fort St. James Bucks Initiatives for workers impacted by the 2019 downturn in the forestry sector. Eligible workers will be provided funding to assist in purchasing recreation activities, groceries, and other household items. Funding will be provided in Fort St. James Bucks promoting local purchasing and supporting our local businesses.
The Application Guide and Online form is available HERE.
As of March 19, 2020 the District of Fort St. James Municipal Office is indefinitely closed to the public. Learn more about the impacts of COVID-19 HERE.
During the COVID-19 Response the District of Fort St. James will continue to accept application form electronically. See how to apply HERE.
Fort St. James Bucks Initiative The District of Fort St. James has provided a press release HERE.
Community Support Grant Program The Province of British Columbia has provided information on the community Support Grant Program Available HERE.
Fort St. James Bucks The Chamber of Commerce uses Fort St. James Bucks to promote spending locally. Learn more about the program HERE.