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1% for the Planet

Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) has a formal partnership with 1% for the Planet to jointly engage local businesses in environmental philanthropy. An alliance of businesses, 1% for the Planet is committed to leveraging its resources to create a healthier planet. The alliance aims to show that taking environmental responsibility is good for business.

Members of 1% for the Planet recognize their responsibility to – and dependence on – a healthy environment by donating at least 1% of their revenues or sales annually to environmental organizations. The partnership between community foundations and 1% for the Planet is unique because it gives businesses an innovative and highly visible way to positively affect the environment through donations to a local foundation's environmental endowment fund and/or to charitable groups working in the environmental sector.

The Victoria Foundation is one of the community foundations across Canada committed to actively promoting 1% for the Planet.

To get involved, please contact the foundation at 250.381.5532 or

The Victoria Foundation is proud to count the following companies as 1% for the Planet partners:

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2015 Victoria's Vital Signs®

CHEK News covered the launch of our 2015 Victoria's Vital Signs® report. Watch it here.

Victoria's Vital Signs

Read the 2015 Victoria's Vital Signs® report, our tenth anniversary check-up of the Greater Victoria region as a place to live, work, play and grow.

Read the 2015 Vital Signs Report»

Vital Signs was here photo contest winner

Thank you to everyone who entered our Vital Signs was here! photo contest. Congratulations to Olivia Cavanagh, contest winner.

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