Just before the COVID-19 directive of social distancing, James Bay Community School held a cultural celebration for students and families where everyone was encouraged to…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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For nearly three decades, the Youth Empowerment Society has been supporting young people at risk across Greater Victoria. And while their important annual fundraiser Souper…Read More
Every month across Greater Victoria, there are 50,000 people who struggle to feed themselves and their families. Until March 22, you can help those food-insecure…Read More
If you’re a foodie and you’re passionate about helping others, then Hungry Hearts is a fundraiser you’ll want to attend. Imagine eight of Victoria’s top…Read More
“Runaways” is a powerful Broadway musical touching on difficult topics such as homelessness, addiction, and child abuse. That’s unusually heavy subject matter for a high…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, learn about an upgraded water supply at Lohbrunner Farm that means…Read More
A unique mid-Island band, made up of people in their teens to their nineties, is making music people of all ages can enjoy. And as…Read More
Since 1990, the Saanich Peninsula Stroke Recovery Association has been helping stroke survivors with their recovery and supporting their caregivers too. Learn more with the…Read More
Since 2013, the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind, here in Victoria, has been empowering blind people and teaching them the skills necessary to become…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, learn about a Harmony Project Sooke education program introducing music to…Read More