Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA) Grants

The Slocan Lake Arts Council administers Programs 1 & 2 of Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) funding via the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA), and supports our local artists in the application process.

For information on applying for CBT funding, visit:

Past Award Recipients:


Kootenay Puppet Power by Nicole Weimer

Bee Curious by Deborah Hicks

A Retro. of Magic Moments at the Silverton Gallery (2011-2018) by Carla Nemiroff

Spring Break Workshops for Children & Youth by Penelope Stuart

A Musical Gala with Freya & Friends Martine denBok

Expanding water Colour Skills by Paula Cranvens


Fiber Arts Festival by FibreFeelia

Song for a Winter’s Night by Freya

Intro to Encaustics


Seeds & the Hidden Life of Plants

New Denver Artwalk 2016 by Theresa Tremaine

Homefires by Nadine Stefan

Early New Denver: A Guide to 1891-1904 Henning von Krogh

Artists in the Park by SLGS

Community String Program by Sue Mistretta


Justin Ogilvie Workshop by Paula Cravens

Certified Mango by Paul Gibbons

Creative Dance with Nicole by Valhalla Fine Arts

Showcasing Traditional Japanese Art Forms by SLGS

Musicians & Poets Celebrate the Kohan by Kohan Reflection Gardens

Fires of Creation by Mona Bokstrom