Thank you to our Wilkinson Homestead Restoration 

Donors and Sponsors

REGIONAL DISTRICT OF NANAIMO

  • $150,000 Capital Grant for Homestead restorations and renovations

BC GAMING

  • $65,000 Capital Grant for Homestead restorations and renovations

FUTUREWORKS CONSULTING INC.

        • Cheryl Bancroft, Professional Designer donated hundreds of hours as Project Manager and Interior Designer for the Homestead Restoration, as well as graphic design for numerous posters, ads, cards, signs, etc.

TIMBER FRAMERS GUILD

        • Michael Hollihn and Randy Churchill led workshops and work parties to build a new Spiffy Biffy at Wildwood and to restore the exterior of the Homestead logs.
        • The Guild members have also contributed to timber framing designs for the Homestead deck and the Milling Shed.

TAKE 5 MAGAZINE

        • Marina Sacht,  Editor is a strong supporter of Wildwood and has donated numerous free and reduced costs ads, as well as printed many articles covering the story of Wildwood.

SHORE ENERGY SOLUTIONS

        • Ian Gartshore, Certified Energy Advisor conducted an Energy assessment of the Homestead, and provided a report with detailed energy efficiency recommendations.

WESCON CEDAR PRODUCTS

        • Provided significant price reductions for two sets of beautiful wood French doors and seven sets of prehung solid wood interior doors.

SHAWNIGAN VINTAGE BARN

        • Donated a set of six wood high-backed chairs, and provided reduced prices of vintage furniture and delivered a truckload of furniture at no charge. 

THRIFTY’S SMILE CARD

        • Spiffy Biffy – construction of new outhouse facility for outdoor education programs at Wildwood.

ZEN PLATFORM BEDS, GABRIOLA ISLAND

    • Cam and Niya donated and delivered wood for the bed slats so we could create unique DIY bed frames for Wildwood.

Thank you to the following individuals for donations of cash or use quality items for the Homestead renovations:
Joanne Manley
Kazusa Najako
Lori Toth and family
Julie Johnston
Lindsey Haist
Sheila Maxwell
Vicki Voros
Valerie Van Veen
Sara Frish
Joanne Acampora
Bill and Joanne Fraser
Vonda Croissant
Nancy Turner
Flo and Bob Dadds
Kathy Code
Karen Wade
Bruce Hepburn
Victor Woods
Nancy Dickson
Will Pegg
Andy Fern
Joyce Dickson
Cheryl Bancroft