The purpose of the Homelessness Prevention Fund is to provide emergency funding to the Homelessness Prevention Program. The Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness and other partners identify individuals or families in need of emergency funding who are at risk of losing their housing, such funding may include rent top-up, damage deposits or payment of utilities.

Curious what types of organizations this fund supports?

Your gift to a Community Action Fund will be distributed through Victoria Foundation’s trusted COVID response granting program – the Community Recovery Program. Visit our 2021 Distributions Page to see examples of homelessness prevention projects funded last year

Want to learn more about local organizations?

Visit our Vital People page to hear the stories of people and organizations working on local issues. You can also visit our What’s New page to stay up to date on Victoria Foundation initiatives.

Interested in more than one cause area?

Visit our main Community Action Funds page to learn more about our other funds.

This Fund supports the following Sustainable Development Goals:



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