If you love where you live, imagine being able to shape what your community might look like in 50 years. That’s the goal of the…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 Journeys of the Heart, a program where children can learn…Read More
Sidney’s fifth Salish Sea Lantern Festival happens August 24, and the community is hosting a number of lantern making workshops so you can be part…Read More
Two Special Olympic athletes are giving back to a community that has helped them by spending this year practicing random acts of kindness. And they’re…Read More
Taking care of our teeth and gums is vital to our overall health, but for many hardworking families in Greater Victoria dental care is simply…Read More
If you’ve had a busy, satisfying career for decades, when retirement comes how do you fill that time? Well, one retired doctor decided to combine…Read More
If you enjoy gardening and the satisfaction of seeing seeds you’ve planted grow into food that can be harvested for others, you might consider volunteering…Read More
Imagine you’ve been badly injured. You can manage at home, if you have some vital equipment, perhaps crutches or a wheelchair. So, what do you…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, discover a new LifeCycles Project Society program transforming outdoor gardens into…Read More
In light of the recent Father’s Day, with this week’s CHEK News Vital People you’ll meet someone who has carved a special role for himself…Read More