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Victoria is full of incredible stories. Learn more about them from the organizations that are making Victoria the best place to live.

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Habitat Acquisition Trust - Create a Conservation LegacyBald Eagle

Habitat Acquisition Trust

Habitat Acquisition Trust helps people understand and care for nature in the Capital Region. As a local land trust, we work to permanently protect natural areas, provide environmental education, and...
Family Caregivers' Network SocietyFamily Caregivers' Network Society

FCN Family Caregivers' Network Society

Family Caregivers' Network Society is a not-for-profit charity established in 1989 whose mission is to inform, support and educate on issues of concern to family and friend caregivers who...

The Other Guys Theatre Company

The Other Guys Theatre creates musical theatrical productions inspired by local stories.
676 Kittyhawk Air CadetsLearning the 'Salute'

676 Kittyhawk Sponsoring Committee Society

Located in Sidney, BC, Canada, the 676 Kittyhawk Squadron, established in 1958, is one of 400+ Squadrons across Canada. Royal Canadian Air Cadets is a organization for youth between the ages of 12-18.
1Up, Single Parent Resource Centre mom and kids1Up Single Parent Resource Centre

1Up, Single Parent Resource Centre

1Up, Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre is a registered non-profit society that has been committed to serving the varied and changing needs of single parent families in the Greater Victoria area...

Umbrella Society for Addictions and Mental Health

We've been there. We can help.
Victoria Hospice

Victoria Hospice

Our mission: to enhance quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement through skilled and compassionate care, education, research and advocacy.
Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria logoImmigrant youth at ICA Youth Arts Summer Camp

Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria

ICA helps individuals and organizations connect across cultures. We provide information, support and tools to help immigrants reach their goals. By engaging people through networks, education and...
Seniors Serving Seniors

Seniors Serving Seniors

Promoting the Independence and Well-Being of Seniors in Greater Victoria.
Victoria Cool Aid Society logoVictoria Cool Aid Society

Victoria Cool Aid Society

In partnership with others, the Victoria Cool Aid Society will end homelessness in Greater Victoria by 2018, while improving quality of life.
Victoria Brain Injury SocietyVictoria Day Parade 2013

Victoria Brain Injury Society

Victoria Brain Injury Society gives survivors and their loved ones that which the medical professional cannot: long term support through the many steps, both backward and forward, of life after brain...
Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team (GOERT)Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team (GOERT) handbook

Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team (GOERT)

Based in Victoria, BC, we coordinate efforts to protect and restore Garry Oak and associated ecosystems and the species at risk that inhabit them.
Pacifica Housing logoLower Mural at "The Pacifica"; Pacifica Housing

Pacifica Housing Advisory Association

Pacifica Housing's mission is to be a leading innovative provider of affordable homes and support services that contribute to the independence of individuals and families. We believe in “...
A young boy has his hand up to a computer screen and is learning to read using screen magnification assistive technologyMason and his mom sit with a tactile book in front of them while Mason touches the tactile image of a hand.

CNIB, BC Yukon Division

CNIB is a registered charity, passionately providing community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and...
Habitat Acquisition Trust - Create a Conservation LegacyBald Eagle

Habitat Acquisition Trust

Habitat Acquisition Trust helps people understand and care for nature in the Capital Region. As a local land trust, we work to permanently protect natural areas, provide environmental education, and...
The Wisdom of the OwlEvery story has a hero!

Story Theatre Productions Society

Story Theatre Company is a story telling theatre company that was created for elementary school aged children to encourage the love of literacy by allowing them to experience words come to life...

Victoria Foundation

Connecting people who care with causes that matter.
Creating Hopeful Futures - Victoria Women's Transition HouseVictoria Women's Transition House - staff

Victoria Women's Transition House

Victoria Women’s Transition House Society, working collaboratively, provides shelter, support, counselling and education to women of all ages, with or without children, so that they can live free...

Surrounded by Cedar Child and Family Services

Providing child and family services rooted in cultural values to restore and enhance the strength and resiliency in the urban Aboriginal community in Victoria BC.
Greater Victoria Public Libraryhttp://ckc.victoriafoundation.bc.ca/org/greater-victoria-public-library

Greater Victoria Public Library

We inspire literacy, lifelong learning and community enrichment for all. GVPL provides collections, services and programs in 10 libraries and through our website (gvpl.ca) to more than 300,000...

Volunteer Victoria

To build healthy communities enriched by volunteers.
Victoria Hospice

Victoria Hospice

Our mission: to enhance quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement through skilled and compassionate care, education, research and advocacy.

Bridges for Women Society

Bridges is a gutsy, innovative, heart-centered community agency. Our trauma-informed employment training and supportive programs inspire women affected by trauma, violence, abuse or neglect to...
Pacifica Housing logoLower Mural at "The Pacifica"; Pacifica Housing

Pacifica Housing Advisory Association

Pacifica Housing's mission is to be a leading innovative provider of affordable homes and support services that contribute to the independence of individuals and families. We believe in “...
Arbutus Singers - Choir Kids logoArbutus Singers - Choir Kids

Arbutus Singers Music Education Society - ChoirKids

We are a group of six kids choirs in Victoria, BC Canada, singing for fun and having a wonderful time.
artsREACh painting workshop

artsREACH

Ensuring that all children have the opportunity to develop life skills by exploring their potential through arts experiences.
Victoria Brain Injury SocietyVictoria Day Parade 2013

Victoria Brain Injury Society

Victoria Brain Injury Society gives survivors and their loved ones that which the medical professional cannot: long term support through the many steps, both backward and forward, of life after brain...
676 Kittyhawk Air CadetsLearning the 'Salute'

676 Kittyhawk Sponsoring Committee Society

Located in Sidney, BC, Canada, the 676 Kittyhawk Squadron, established in 1958, is one of 400+ Squadrons across Canada. Royal Canadian Air Cadets is a organization for youth between the ages of 12-18.
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