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
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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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
Learn all about new housing for homeless and the Victoria Foundation’s 80th anniversary celebrations with the latest edition of Vital People.Read More
A diverse group of actors is preparing to take to the stage at Victoria’s Metro Theatre in a collaborative performance that allows young people to…Read More
What do Maja Tait, the mayor of Sooke, and Dan Gunn, the executive director of Victoria’s $3 billion technology industry, have in common? They’re both…Read More
Science has proven that working in the garden is therapy for the body and the mind. That’s why one of the many projects supported by…Read More
Teens across Vancouver Island are getting excited about graduation from one grade to the next, or that final leap from high school to life as…Read More
The latest Vital People, from The Victoria Foundation and CHEK News, takes a look at a new tracking device intended to reduce the risks of dementia-related wandering.Read More