Founded in 1990, Habitat for Humanity Victoria has built 23 affordable homes in the capital region. Now construction has begun for the registered charity’s largest…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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Thirty years ago, members of Victoria’s Christ Church Cathedral decided they could no longer look away, founding a company that would buy up property to…Read More
For more than 25 years, Saanich Volunteer Services has been matching people who need help with those eager to provide it. This week’s Vital People,…Read More
The latest Vital People, from CHEK News and the Victoria Foundation, takes a look at a local artist who wanted to honour inspiring women in…Read More
Connections Place is a clubhouse in Saanich for people in our region with mental health challenges to find friendship, education and employment; a vital support…Read More
The Cridge Centre for the Family, which offers support services for a wide range of people in our community, is one of the 96 charities…Read More
The Victoria Foundation’s Rapid Relief Fund has now closed after raising $6 million to keep local charities afloat. A new CHEK Vital People introduces us…Read More
Thanks to your incredible support, the Rapid Relief Fund has grown to nearly $6 million, and as quickly as that money comes in, it is…Read More
One week from today is Mother’s Day and it’s certain to be one of the most difficult in memory for many around the world. This…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, learn about a community mentorship program from the Bridges for Women…Read More