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Read about Central City Foundation’s community groups’ programs and centres; places that build community, connections, friendships, neighbours, and remove that sense of isolation that is so prevalent in the city.

Neighbourocity News

We Build Hope with Connections
Read about Central City Foundation’s community groups’ programs and centres; places that build community, connections, friendships, neighbours, and remove that sense of isolation that is so prevalent in the city.

Supporting women overcome addiction at New Dawn

It’s not often that a bathroom or sauna can help change a life, but for the women at Chrysalis Society’s New Dawn house, that is exactly the case. “When I saw the sauna I was ecstatic,” says Kaylee. “Just to get a moment of peace helps me get back into...

Megaphone Magazine launches new mobile payments app

Central City Foundation’s partnership with Megaphone Magazine exemplifies our strong commitment to supporting programs that provide services that help people thrive by offering innovative opportunities for employment. Earlier this fall,...

What to do when it feels like something’s missing

By Barb Justason, Central City Foundation board member Up until a few years ago, my primary concern was helping my clients make smart business decisions. As owner of a Vancouver-based market research firm, I work with organizations and businesses from...

A new roof helps Aboriginal children thrive at Singing Frog

When the the BC Aboriginal Child Care Society (BCACCS) discovered a major leak in the roof of Singing Frog Aboriginal Head Start preschool they reached out to Central City Foundation to provide emergency funding. With the support CCF’s donors,...

Neighbours celebrate 10 years of Fair in the Square

At Central City Foundation we are committed to building understanding between neighbours, which is why we’ve hosted Fair in the Square for the past 10 years. This year’s 10th annual Fair in the Square was held at Victory Square Park on May 29th...