BCLC is proud to give back to the citizens of B.C. and help communities grow. Revenue generated by gambling goes back to the Province of B.C. and is distributed in a variety of ways, including to communities through Host Local Government payments and the Province of B.C.’s Community Gaming Grants program.
In 2022/23, Elements Casino Chilliwack contributed to the Chilliwack community and economy in a variety of ways. Here are just a few.
Giving Back in Chilliwack
In 2022, Great Canadian Entertainment made donations to a variety of organizations from gambling revenue from Elements Casino Chilliwack. Chilliwack Bowls of Hope Society, Ann Davis Society, Chilliwack Hospice Society and Chilliwack Hospital Foundation each received donations of $1,000 or more.
Did you know?
Each year, municipal and First Nation governments in B.C. that host a gambling facilitiy received a 10 per cent share of net gambling income generated at those facilities. Last year, 33 Host Local Governments across B.C. received $100.8 million in provincial gambling revenue to fund local projects and initiatives.
Community Impact Report 2021
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Since 1985, players just like you have helped shaped B.C. See how funds generated from gambling have helped support local communities.