The City of Abbotsford is a diverse city situated in the central Fraser Valley. Abbotsford is also known as the “City in the Country”. It is surrounded by agricultural lands and has a mix of urban and residential areas in its core. The population of Abbotsford in 2016 is 139,000 residents. There are 18 distinct geographic communities in Abbotsford, and within these areas are many unique neighbourhoods.
2016 was the first year the City of Abbotsford, Vancouver Foundation and the Abbotsford Community Foundation partnered together to offer a Neighbourhood Small Grants Funds Program to support vibrancy and connectedness in these neighbourhoods.
If you live in Abbotsford, you are eligible to apply! 2019 applications are open from February 13th to April 9th.