White Lotus Philanthropy Ltd. (“White Lotus”) is proud to announce that it has signed a USD500,000 grant with Great Wisdom Buddhist Institute (“GWBI”), a monastery for Buddhist nuns based in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Funds will be used towards construction of a new Buddhist monastery for GWBI.
To date, White Lotus has disbursed USD82,275.00 to GWBI as part of the USD500,000 grant to GWBI towards construction of a monastery.
The following is a timeline of events for GWBI’s construction of its Buddhist monastery in Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
2018-06-07 Public meeting held as part of the environmental assessment. Positive reviews were received.
2018-07-06 Receipt of construction permit
2018-08-12 Groundbreaking ceremony
2018-08-15 Construction of South Lotus Hall begins