Art in all its forms is vital for our mental health. And the pandemic has been especially tough on artists who make their living performing…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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In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, discover how $3.13 million in grants from the Community Recovery Program…Read More
In the early 1990s, BC’s Lieutenant Governor at that time, David Lam, started a volunteer gardening program at Government House. The idea was to enhance…Read More
A Victoria couple who have fostered more than 100 animals is hoping their story will inspire others to take in saved animals who need foster…Read More
At-risk youth overcoming addictions have some new hope towards finding a brighter future in the form of supportive housing recently opened in James Bay. Learn…Read More
In this week’s edition of Vital People, Veronica Cooper speaks with the Greater Victoria Public Library about their services and programs. Make sure to sign…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, discover how MOVE Adapted Fitness and Rehabilitation is helping adults with…Read More
Marion Cumming, along with her late husband Bruce, are bequeathing their property in Oak Bay to the Victoria Native Friendship Centre. Find out more in…Read More
If you are a music lover, there’s a concert coming up from Victoria’s Gettin’ Higher Choir featuring Bruce Cockburn that you won’t want to miss,…Read More
There are many young people making a difference in our community and dozens of them are being honoured with a portrait. It’s all part of…Read More