The Victoria Foundation is now accepting applications for funding of projects in support of adoption and permanency related initiatives.
January 27, 2016 - A free event on January 30, 2016 will include a fashion show and information on the hijab.
Jan 20, 2016 – The New Year brings some new faces to the Victoria Foundation's board, committees and staff.
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.
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
Dec 2, 2015 -- Thank you to all of the 83 entrants to our third annual GivingTuesday "Un-selfie" Contest.
November 10, 2015 – 11 students from The Netherlands have been awarded Victory in Europe Scholarships valued at $10,000 each for study in BC.
October 8, 2015 - November 6th is Random Act of Kindness Day. Find out how to get involved.
CHEK News covered the launch of our 2015 Victoria's Vital Signs® report on October 6. Watch the feature here.
Oct. 6, 2015 - The tenth anniversary issue of Victoria's Vital Signs is released.
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.
At the "swearing in" ceremony, 14 months ago, when I received my Canadian citizenship, the judge told us "Welcome to Canada! As new citizens you can live the life you choose, if you apply yourselves."