Promoting and advancing economic, cultural and social growth in the community of Glace Bay

Established: 2017

Purpose:

  • To support charitable activities in Glace Bay and surrounding areas which contribute to the quality of life shared by all who live there
  • To leverage and connect local assets, resources, heritage and social capital to diversify Glace Bay’s economic development, promote its value proposition, and attract people to live, work, play and invest in the community
  • To strengthen the community’s voice and create opportunities to collaborate on big and small ideas that inspire positive collective action

About our fund:

#BayItForward is Glace Bay’s community development organization. The focus of this organization is to build partnerships to promote and advance economic, cultural and social growth in the community of Glace Bay.

#BayItForward was formed on the initiative of a group of community members, ex-pats, and business owners who share a common interest in shaping a positive future for Glace Bay.