Tag Archive for: Funding

The City of Victoria has voted to contribute funding to an affordable housing development in Saanich. Read more

The Mustard Seeds FairStart program is off to a great start with the help of Monk Office. Read more

Our Place is $4000 richer after a generous gift from a man experiencing homelessness. Read more

Our Place Society receives a generous gift from a man experiencing homelessness in Greater Victoria. Read more

The folks at HeroWork are at it again! This time making over Citizens Counselling Centre of Greater Victoria and the B.C. Schizophrenia Society’s Victoria. Read more

Editorial in today’s Times Colonist about the lack of Federal funding for Peers. Read more

The number of public housing units in Canada has dropped 5% from 1990 to 2011 says a new UBC report. Read more

A letter to the editor in the Victoria News suggests those with grocery buggies should be charged for stealing them Read more

CTV’s Kylie Stanton takes a look at Victoria’s newest installation, kindness meters. Read more

Local thrift stores are funding many social services throughout the region. Read more

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