Archive of posts tagged "non-profit"

Patricia Thomson Reflects on 14 Years of Conservation and Education in Stanley Park


Monday, September 17th, 2018 — 9:08am PDT
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Stanley Park Ecology Society’s outgoing Executive Director reflects on 14 years of conservation and education in Vancouver’s beloved Stanley Park. Here, in her own words, Patricia shares an insider’s perspective of Stanley Park’s recent past and her hope for its future.

Variety Week on Global BC 2018


Friday, September 14th, 2018 — 3:53pm PDT
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Variety – the Children’s Charity and Global BC have announced that the 3rd Annual Variety Week will take place from Monday, October 22 to Friday, October 26, 2018. Variety Week will culminate with a free community event at Robson Square on October 26th.

Greater Vancouver Food Bank Launches Social Enterprise Goodly


Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018 — 9:26am PDT
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The Greater Vancouver Food Bank has launched Goodly Foods, a unique initiative that aims to develop a viable social enterprise repurposing surplus produce from local suppliers while creating supportive community employment opportunities, thanks to a $1.1M investment grant from the Walmart Foundation.

VOKRA Walk for the Kitties 2018


Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 — 3:28pm PDT
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Join the VOKRA Walk for the Kitties at Jericho Beach Park on Sunday, September 16, 2018. Help VOKRA raise much needed funds so they can rescue more than 1,400 cats and kittens each year.

Gold Heart Gala for Variety The Children’s Charity of BC


Thursday, August 16th, 2018 — 12:46pm PDT
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Gold Heart Gala for Variety The Children’s Charity of BC is on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at the Fairmont Pacific Rim honouring philanthropic community leaders Bob and Barbara Stewart.

Home For Dinner Supporting the Families of Ronald McDonald House BC


Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 — 12:39pm PDT
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Home for Dinner is a community fundraising initiative, supporting Ronald McDonald House BC & Yukon, which encourages locals to embrace the tradition of connecting with family around the dinner table by hosting a dining event in their home, or at their favourite restaurant.

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