Read about taking art outdoors and the importance of sport to community in the latest edition of Vital People.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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Most of us go to cafes for coffee or tea, but a visit to Imagine Café in Victoria may just help renew your faith in humanity.Read More
Women software developers, engineers, computer scientists and others have created iWIST, Island Women in Science and Technology.Read More
For Christie Johnson volunteering has become a life-changing experience for hundreds of the world’s poorest young women.Read More
Imagine the determination of working towards a goal for five years, especially if you’re only six years old when you start.Read More
Read about an internship program that grows organic farms and discover a local Scouts Canada renovation in the latest edition of Vital People.Read More
Want to sit outside at dusk and enjoy a Vancouver Island sunset, all while helping our bat population too? Then you might want to contact the Habitat Acquisition Trust and volunteer as a bat counter.Read More
Staff at an inner-city shelter say art is an important part of the healing process for many who struggle with life on the street. Now the program is getting a financial boost from other artists of all ages and skill levels.Read More
The latest Vital People looks at a program helping men to dress their best for success.Read More
They say age is just a number and life is what we make it. For proof you need only meet any of the thousands of fascinating, inspiring seniors all over Vancouver Island.Read More