why donate?

The CCBC is a charitable not-for-profit organization that works on behalf of our membership to promote and support contemporary craft in BC and across Canada.
Thanks to donor support, in just one year the CCBC…

• Paid more than $132,123 to artists participating in our programming;
• Shared our love of craft with 61,164 visitors in our space on GI;
• Provided ongoing retail/commission opportunities for 196 artists;
• Created exhibition opportunities for 61 artists;
• Welcomed 48 new members;
• Introduced 18 new artists in the GI shop;
• Helped 29 artists went through SOQ;
• Held ‘one on one’ proposal writing & social media sessions for 21 artists;
• Hosted 8 amazing exhibits in our gallery;
• Celebrated 5 artists through awards, bursaries and nominations;
• Launched Citizens of Craft in 4 venues;
• Co-sponsored 3 community events;
• Delivered presentations at 2 conferences;
• Hosted 2 fundraising events featuring BC artists;
• Secured an exciting new retail opportunity at the Audain Art Museum;
Developed a functional plan for a new BC centre of craft in conjunction with HCMA architects.

To continue to deliver these much needed programs we need your support!

Did you know? The Craft Council of British Columbia is a registered charity and your support is a charitable donation.

For more information about providing a donation, building legacies, creating endowments or establishing scholarships or awards, please contact Raine McKay, Executive Director at 604.687.6511 or [email protected].