Funding history 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, the Documentary Heritage Communities Program will provide $1.5 million in funding to 40 projects in local archival and library communities all across Canada.

The funding indicated on this page is that which was approved. The project list is organized alphabetically by province and city.

Organization Project Title Funding Province City
Glenbow-Alberta Institute (Glenbow Museum)* Geraldine and Douglas Moodie Collection $52,690 Alberta Calgary
Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta Archival Collections Accessibility Project $14,840 Alberta Calgary
Archives Society of Alberta * Alberta Audio-Visual Preservation and Access Policy $65,802 Alberta Edmonton
Heiltsuk Cultural Education Centre Media Digitization and Description: Heiltsuk Traditional Use Studies Audio, Community Photographs $15,000 British Colombia Bella Bella
Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre and Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre of Toronto  **  Windows into Nikkei History  $45,908 British Colombia Burnaby
Oliver and District Heritage Society Archive Back-log Completion Project $57,968 British Colombia Oliver
Archives Association of British Colombia Digital Preservation Capacity Building in British Columbia $15,513 British Colombia Port Coquitlam
Archives Association of British Columbia Community Archives Regional Training and Development Clinics $14,175 British Colombia Port Coquitlam
Bulkley Valley Historical and Museum Society
Collections Accessibility Project - Stage 2 $47,025 British Colombia Smithers
Terrace and District Museum Society Opening Our Collection: Upgrading Our Archival Database $13,504 British Colombia Terrace
Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia Temple Sholom Fonds Digitization Project $12,407 British Colombia Vancouver
Vancouver Holocaust Centre Society for Education and Remembrance Vancouver Holocaust Education Processing and Access Project $21,621 British Colombia Vancouver
Vancouver Police Historical Society Building Archival Foundations - Phase Two $8,056 British Colombia Vancouver
Winnipeg Art Gallery Digitization of Slides of Inuit Art from George Swinton Archives $13,831 Manitoba Winnipeg
La société historique de Saint-Boniface Digitizing the Union Nationale Métisse Saint-Joseph du Manitoba Fonds  $19,072 Manitoba Winnipeg
Council of Archives New Brunswick and Council of Nova Scotia Archives **  Council of Nova Scotia Archives and Council of Archives New Brunswick Copyright Workshop  $13,294 New Brunswick Fredericton
Mahone Bay Founders' Society / Mahone Bay Museum Shipbuiding and Community History Project $13,603 Nova Scotia Mahone Bay
Dundas Historical Society Museum Increasing Access to Archives  $14,972 Ontario Dundas
Jewish Federation of Ottawa - Ottawa Jewish Archives Ottawa Jewish Archives Online - Digitization of Photographic Collections $14,100 Ontario Ottawa
Canadian Council of Archives  National Archive Description Bulk Import/Export Capability Development $53,849 Ontario Ottawa
Canadian Council of Archives ARCHIVESCANADA Digital Preservation Service (ACDPS) $99,776 Ontario Ottawa  Canadiana Software Developer $44,430 Ontario Ottawa
Brant County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society  Digitization and Training Project $8,280 Ontario Paris
Archives Association of Ontario Advancing Archeion Phase ll: Community Capacity-building through Onsite Support $43,266 Ontario Toronto
Toronto International Film Festival Reel Heritage 2.0 $27,500 Ontario Toronto
Multicultural History Society of Ontario Increasing Access to Irreplaceable Records of Our Histories of Migration and Ethnicity $99,573 Ontario Toronto
Connexions Archive & Library News Collection Digitization and Virtual Exhibit Project $14,400 Ontario Toronto
The Rector, Wardens and Vestry of St. Peter's Cathedral A Strategic Plan for St Peter's Cathedral Archives $13,932 Prince Edward Island Charlottetown
Société d'histoire de Drummond Celanese: A Last Salvage $40,028 Quebec Drummondville
Centre d'archives régional des Iles Fonds and Collection Description and Management of Archival Services on Servers and Management Software $84,200 Quebec Iles-de-la-Madeleine
Corporation du centre régional d'archives de Lanaudière Preservation by Technological Transfer and Promotion of the Multimedia Document Collection of the Lanaudière Archives

$81,347 Quebec L'Assomption
McCord Museum  75,000 Pages of History $99,892 Quebec Montreal
Jewish Public Library Archives Di Folks Archiv / People's Archive $9,880 Quebec Montreal
Réseau des archives du Québec Statistical portrait of Quebec Archival Centres and Services - Phase 2 $54,650 Quebec Montreal
Association des archivistes du Québec Creating a Professional Development Program - Phase 2 $39,400 Quebec Quebec
Literary and Historical Society of Quebec The Literary and Historical Society of Québec Transactions: The Intellectual Heritage of Québec's English-Speaking Community $22,800 Quebec Quebec
Musée régional de Rimouski Archives and Heritage: A Vast Laboratory $77,891 Quebec Rimouski
Comité du patrimoine de Ripon A Living Past: Promoting and Preserving the Archival Legacy of Yvette Séguin-Thériault and the Families of Ripon $14,900 Quebec Ripon
Société historique de la Saskatchewan Building Archival Foundation and Practices  $46,625 Saskatchewan Regina
Teslin Tlingit Council Box of Daylight (Knowledge) $50,000 Yukon Teslin

* Multi-year Contribution Recipient 2015-2016
** Project being undertaken in partnership by both organizations

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