Mary John Collection

Recipient: Vanderhoof Public Library
Amount: 18650
Date: 2007-03-27
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Tourism
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: The purpose of this project is to create a lasting legacy to honour the memory of Mary John and to advance the goals she stood for. The proponent is creating The Mary John Collection comprised of books, audiovisuals, and a map and photo archive. The project will add to the economic base over the long term, both through the local educational and cultural component and through visits by non-local visitors to the area.

The Nechako Kitamaat Development Fund Society came to our aid and assisted us with the cost of installing a fire suppression sprinkler system in one of our seniors’ housing complexes in Burns Lake. The funds...

~Lakes District Senior Citizen Housing Association