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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.

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...

My time to make a different kind of impact

By Graeme Falkowsky, Central City Foundation board member When I stepped away from my career in investment banking, I saw my opportunity to get involved in new and exciting ways. During more than 20 years in corporate finance, I logged long...

Neighbours come together for Fair in the Square 2015

At Central City Foundation we are committed to bringing neighbours together, but in our city lives that’s often easier said than done. Fortunately we’ve found the perfect formula to getting our neighbours to meet and greet: barbecue, music and...

Comfort, Company and Connection at the Dugout Drop-in Centre

It’s Superbowl Sunday, and most of the folks hanging out at the Dugout are cheering for the Seahawks. A few dissenters are rooting for the Patriots. The Dugout Drop-in Centre was always intended to be “a beer parlour without the beer,” making a...

Feeling lucky leads me to volunteer to help our neighbours

by Julie McGill, Chair, Central City Foundation Board of Directors You can’t live in this city without noticing that there are people struggling. There’s so much affluence here, and the gap between the rich and poor seems to be widening every...