The Victoria Foundation released our annual Vital Signs report on October 5. Overall, Victoria is doing fairly well with a B grade. But some areas…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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Victoria’s world-famous Abkhazi Garden wouldn’t be able to operate without dozens of volunteers. But there are two volunteers who have been a familiar sight in…Read More
A group of dedicated volunteers has been hard at work in Oak Bay, transforming the McNeill Bay Bluff. They’ve been removing invasive species for weeks…Read More
The latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, highlights how Marion Cumming is leaving her multi-million-dollar Oak Bay home…Read More
A Victoria teacher cycled 33,085 km to the Arctic Ocean with his dog Cinder to raise money for Broken Promises Rescue. And what started as…Read More
Steven Baileys dedicates his days to building community and connection as the Community Development Coordinator for Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria. As this year’s recipient…Read More
COVID has hit a lot of charities hard, which continues to hamper fundraising efforts. But the dedicated volunteers at Golf for Kids are hoping they…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, learn how the Foundation is engaging a new generation of…Read More
A new initiative spearheaded by volunteers is helping people find nature adventures right on their doorstep. As part of the NatureHood initiative, Nature Canada has…Read More
As Our Place Society’s biggest annual fundraiser, Hungry Hearts is a delicious way to give back and help our city’s less fortunate. This foodie fundraiser…Read More