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Nov 14, 2013, 12:38 ET Youth Vital Signs grades key social and livability standards in metro Vancouver

3,500 young people aged 15-24 participated in Lower Mainland survey VANCOUVER, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver Foundation today released Youth Vital Signs, a report card on quality of life in metro...


Oct 09, 2013, 13:15 ET Vancouver Foundation survey finds most British Columbians want youth in foster care supported to age 21

VANCOUVER, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The majority of British Columbians want to extend the age of government support to youth in foster care from 19 to at least age 21, a new province-wide survey...


Oct 01, 2013, 12:28 ET Immigrant youth want English courses to count toward high school graduation

VANCOUVER, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Immigrant and refugee youth are calling upon the B.C. Ministry of Education to allow English Language Learning (also known as English as a Second Language) courses to...


Jun 03, 2013, 14:03 ET Launch of Vancouver Foundation's Smart & Caring Communities Initiative with special guest, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada

VANCOUVER, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver Foundation will announce a major new community outreach initiative and funding program on Tuesday, June 4, in response to His Excellency the Right Honourable ...


May 23, 2013, 13:30 ET Vancouver Foundation, UBC and United Church of Canada receive one of the largest personal bequests in BC history

Vancouver heiress Judith Jardine bequeaths $40 million to three beneficiaries VANCOUVER, May 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver Foundation, the University of British Columbia and the BC Conference of The...


May 22, 2013, 12:12 ET Media Advisory - Vancouver Foundation receives one of the largest personal bequests in BC history

VANCOUVER, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver Foundation, UBC and the United Church of Canada will co-host a media briefing to announce the receipt of a multi-million-dollar gift — one of the largest...