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Hijab Awareness Day Brings People Together through Neighbourhood Small Grants Program

January 27, 2016 - A free event on January 30, 2016 will include a fashion show and information on the hijab.

New Appointments at Victoria Foundation

Jan 20, 2016 – The New Year brings some new faces to the Victoria Foundation's board, committees and staff.

Victoria Foundation Community Grants Top $1.7M

Dec 9, 2015 – In step with the giving season, the Victoria Foundation has approved a record high $1,726,975 in annual Community Grants to 89 non-profit organizations on Vancouver Island.

Over $900,000 in awards distributed to BC Aboriginal students

Dec. 8, 2015 - The Irving K. Barber British Columbia Scholarship Society has granted a total of $917,500 to a record 310 Aboriginal students in BC

"Un-selfie" Contest Winners Announced

Dec 2, 2015 -- Thank you to all of the 83 entrants to our third annual GivingTuesday "Un-selfie" Contest.

Victory in Europe Scholarships Awarded

November 10, 2015 – 11 students from The Netherlands have been awarded Victory in Europe Scholarships valued at $10,000 each for study in BC.

Random Act of Kindness Day

October 8, 2015 - November 6th is Random Act of Kindness Day.  Find out how to get involved.

2015 Victoria's Vital Signs®

CHEK News covered the launch of our 2015 Victoria's Vital Signs® report on October 6. Watch the feature here.

2015 Victoria's Vital Signs Report

Oct. 6, 2015 - The tenth anniversary issue of Victoria's Vital Signs is released.

Neighbourhood Small Grants Available for Hillside-Quadra

Residents in the Hillside-Quadra neighbourhood can apply for Neighbourhood Small Grants of up to $500 to fund projects that bring people together and build community


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Vital People: Soup Sisters

Students at Claremont Secondary School volunteer to make soup and make a difference to the lives of women recovering from domestic violence.

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»

Settling in at our new office

It's been just over a week in our new offices on Broughton Street. Check out some pictures of the staff settling in.

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