The Foundation for Black Communities (FFBC) is inviting all B3 organizations working in Vancouver to a community engagement meeting hosted in partnership with MLSE Foundation.

About FFBC

The Foundation for Black Communities (FFBC) exists to ensure that every Black person in Canada thrives, and that all Black communities have agency in defining their own future by investing in Black-led, Black-serving, and Black-focused organizations. . FFBC will be engaged in listening, learning and community engagement activities that are designed to provide a stronger understanding of the diverse needs, experiences, and context of Black communities across Canada. These community engagement interactions and the data collected from them will guide FFBC in refining its programs, support in identifying public policy advocacy priorities, and foster meaningful community interaction and knowledge generation

Targeted audience:

  1. Black community leaders
  2. Black-led, Black-focused, and Black-serving organizations grassroots organizations, activists, and entrepreneurs.
  3. Black cultural groups


October 7th, 2023


1:00PM – 4:00PM


Simon Frasier university (8888 University Dr W, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6)
VIP room (second floor)

FFBC Community Engagement Meeting Registration

Thank you for your interest. All spots have been filled.

For any questions or inquiries about your registration, please email info@bebcsociety.org or call 1-833-442-5225 Ext.704.

Raptors Training Camp Registration

Our Raptors Development team is hosting a basketball skills & drills clinic for Black youth in Vancouver. The clinic welcomes Black athletes of all skill levels in a non-competitive environment and focuses on basketball FUNdamentals. 

Minor (6-12 years old)- 50 Spots

                                                                                    1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Youth (13-17 years old)- 50 Spots

                                                                                      3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

What To Bring

– Athletic wear
– Running shoes
– Water bottle

*Raptors Training Camp shirt will be provided upon arrival.

Black-led, Black-focussed, BLACK EXCELLENCE.

FFBC Community Engagement Meeting & Raptors Training Camp