A large part of sponsorship is making sure the financial supports are in place for the newcomer family. These documents below are great templates to help you analyze your group’s financial standing. We highly recommend that the information provided is shared among all your group members, not excluded to your treasurer only.


This chart gives a comprehensive view of what finances are required for sponsoring a family for 2019. Listed are amounts for both BVOR applications and Private Sponsorship applications. This form will help give you an understanding of how much is required to support a family living on Vancouver Island.


This Excel file provides sample budgets for sponsoring families. Samples included are for families of one, two, three and more. Included are estimates for housing costs, medical costs and what to allocate for individual needs. Very helpful as you begin to fundraise and prepare for the newcomer family.