Participants in the Songhees First Nation’s Academic Youth Leadership Program are learning life skills in the kitchen. Learn more…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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To mark the WA’s 65th year, they’re holding a special reunion, and trying to track down past volunteers who may wish to attend.Read More
One artist is transforming the recreation room at Our Place Society with a mural. Learn more in this Vital People feature…Read More
Read about Pacific Peoples’ Partnership, the Galiano Conservation Association’s Community Food Forest, and the benefits of community collaboration.Read More
GVPL invited the Pacific Animal Therapy Society’s dogs to attend their summer reading camp. Watch this Vital People feature…Read More
Restful Creations provides caregivers with respite, and clients with art and music therapy, lunches, exercise and activities. Learn more…Read More
Habitat for Humanity will auction 30 chairs decorated by local artists starting on Saturday, August 15 at ReStore Victoria’s grand opening.Read More
Read about a TAPS program, Sierra Club BC’s Youth Environmental Leadership Program, and the benefits for charities of a “hosted” fund.Read More
June’s Times Colonist Vital People features an arts program at Aberdeen Hospital, Big Brothers Big Sisters’ mentoring program, and takes a look at our region in the summer.Read More
Meet the Island Breaststrokers, a dragon boat team of women who are thriving after breast cancer treatment.Read More