Vision, Mission, and Core Values

Sun breaks through the clouds over Khutze Inlet. (Photo: Eric Sambal)


First Nations exercise their inherent rights to self-determination, ensuring healthy and thriving communities and ecosystems.


To partner with First Nations in achieving their goals for conservation, stewardship, and economic development centered in the Great Bear Rainforest and Haida Gwaii.

Core Values

The Board has adopted the following core values to guide the operations of Coast Funds:

  • Respect and good relations;
  • Integrity;
  • Collaboration and reliability;
  • Adaptability and responsiveness; and
  • Transparency and accountability.