Vital People: A Gutsy Walk

One in 150 Canadians lives with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. On Sunday, June 4, you can support research into these diseases at the 22nd…

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Vital People: Local Literature

Have you ever wanted to write a book? Many Islanders of all ages have done just that, but just how do they get their literature into…

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Vital People: Six String Nation

What does it mean to be Canadian? How can we as a country define ourselves? One man took on that challenge and created a remarkable…

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Vital People: Getting Social

Experts say a healthy community is one where people feel they belong. But these days it’s hard to strike up a chat with a stranger…

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Vital People: Peninsula Streams

The Victoria Foundation’s Vital Signs report identifies environmental sustainability as a key piece of a healthy, vibrant community. That’s why volunteers at the Peninsula Streams…

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Vital People: Big Brothers Mentoring

Bowl For Kids’ Sake Big brothers Big Sisters Victoria has been helping vulnerable families across the region for forty years. One way they support the…

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Vital People: Souper Hero

Helen Hughes has been serving her community and making a difference for many years. She’s a former Victoria city councillor who has helped raise close…

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Vital People: Hospice Hat Party

There are many ways to support your favourite charity, you can volunteer your time, make a cash donation or you can follow Helen Martin’s lead….

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