Despite being hit hard by the pandemic, a local business owner is donating thousands of dollars worth of medical equipment. As part of an innovative…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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Dedicated Bowker Creek Salmon Recovery volunteers have been restoring the urban watershed in Oak Bay for years. And last week, they placed thousands of chum…Read More
The latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, explores how 17,000 Victorians stepped up as volunteers in 2021. Also,…Read More
What does home mean to you? Grades 4, 5 and 6 students around Greater Victoria and across the country are being asked to share their…Read More
If volunteering or becoming more engaged in the community is one of your New Year’s resolutions, then you’re in luck. Thousands of non-profits in Victoria…Read More
Tagging and monitoring birds are essential for protecting them. Learn how dedicated volunteers at the Rocky Point Bird Observatory are contributing critical data on the…Read More
Indigenous women in Greater Victoria’s unhoused community face a lot of serious safety concerns. In a new Vital People, from CHEK News and the Victoria…Read More
The holidays can be a tough time for a lot of people and demand for mental health services has been growing for the last few…Read More
The latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, explores how the Filipino community in Victoria begins its yuletide celebrations…Read More
The Voices in Motion Choir for people with memory loss performed on Sunday for the first time since the start of the pandemic. For choir…Read More