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, Chances Mission contributed to the Mission community and economy in a variety of ways. Here are just a few.



in provincial gambling revenue shared with the City of Mission for hosting Chances Mission since 2007.



in provincial gambling revenue shared with the City of Mission for hosting Chances Mission in 2022/23.

Community Stories

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Community Gaming Grants

Last year, the Province of B.C.’s Community Gaming Grants program distributed more than $1.5 million to several community organizations in Mission, including 12 human and social services organizations. This funding supports the delivery of accessible and inclusive programs and services within the community. Organizations in Mission that received a Community Gaming Grant last year include the Mission Friendship Centre Society, the Lifetime Learning Centre Society, and the Mission Association for Community Living.

Waterfront Region Development

In 2019, the City of Mission supported the development of the City’s waterfront with provincial gambling revenue it received from hosting Chances Mission. This area has the potential to drive economic benefits in Mission and the region for years to come.

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In 2022, Chances Mission contributed $2,500 as a major sponsor of the annual Mission Hospice Gala Fundraiser, as well as participating in the Ride for Hospice fundraiser. Funds received from Chances Mission are vital to ensure that Mission Hospice is able to continue to provide compassionate, end of life care in addition to grief and bereavement services at no cost to anyone suffering from the loss of a loved one in the community.

Community Impact Report 2022/23

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