It’s something many of us long for but only some of us are lucky enough to have: a neighbourhood that’s more like a community; a…Read More
The Victoria Foundation sponsors a television news feature series with CHEK TV called Vital People. Airing each Sunday on CHEK News @ 5, Vital People shares the stories of people and organizations working on the issues highlighted in the Victoria’s Vital Signs® community report that the foundation publishes annually.
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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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, read about young singers getting the chance to join the…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, read about the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria‘s new I’ve…Read More