Check out the latest stories in the Times Colonist’s Vital People feature. Read about a bold new concert from the Victoria Symphony honoring a BC bagpiper that fought in the First World War as well as a new eco-program engaging sixth graders in Saanich. And Sandra Richardson, Victoria Foundation CEO, talks about a new piece of federal legislation being proposed to increase tax benefits associated with donations.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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Watch Vital People to see how 100 Women Who Care join together to support those fighting addiction and mental health.Read More
The Mary Manning Centre opened in 1984 to provide counselling services to childhood survivors of abuse.Read More
Watch Vital People to see how the Esquimalt Military Family Resource Centre addresses the challenges of the military lifestyle.Read More
This artist who lives in The Cridge Centre for the Family’s assisted living reminds us to continue to be creative and engaged in life. Watch this Vital People feature for more…Read More
CNIB’s Vision Mates are volunteers who assist CNIB’s clients as they go about their day-to-day tasks. Learn more in this Vital People feature…Read More
Thanks to CHEK News for putting together this compilation of some of our favourite Vital People segments from over the past few months.Read More
The Greater Victoria Housing Society works to house people of all ages. Watch this Vital People segment to learn more…Read More