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Art, Science & Spirituality: An integrated, holistic approach to diversity and social change.

March 17, 2015 – 5:29 am | 1,210 views

About: “Diversity and social change efforts are essentially, well … about change. And those that take on this work are often passionate committed people who give 110% of themselves to the cause. …

2015 NEIGHBOURHOOD SMALL GRANTS ARE OPEN.

February 28, 2015 – 8:59 am | 1,085 views

Neighbourhood Small Grants is Vancouver Foundation’s unique program that helps build community and strengthen connections right where people live. Have a great idea for your community? Small grants of up to $1,000 are available for …

Afghan immigrant studying in Vancouver wins Loran scholarship

February 27, 2015 – 8:07 am | 1,184 views

When Somaya Amiri was a little girl, she’d watch each morning as her big brother hoisted a backpack over his shoulders and walked to school in Afghanistan’s Behsood District. She remembers desperately wanting to go …

Vancouver least welcoming of Canadian cities: Survey respondents were most likely to move to Vancouver for lifestyle reasons

February 6, 2015 – 7:50 pm | 628 views

Vancouver was ranked the least welcoming Canadian city in an HSBC survey released Thursday that polled immigrants about their relocation experience.
While 73 per cent of survey respondents said they found Vancouver a welcoming city, it …

Central Vancouver Neighbourhood Small Grants – Community Celebration

November 23, 2014 – 10:59 am | 1,158 views

Project: Central Vancouver Neighbourhood Small Grants – Community Celebration
Client: Mount Pleasant and Little Mountain Neighbourhood Houses
Project Timeline: 2014
Area of Expertise: Project Management / Event Planning
Olga Shcherbyna as a Project Manager

Neighbourhood Small Grants is a project …