Community Organizations and Charities we Support

 

The Aboriginal Mother Centre Society

 

 

 

 

 

The Aboriginal Mother Centre, dedicated to moving mothers and children at risk off the streets provides, under one roof, all the support, tools and resources a mother needs to rebuild her health, self-esteem and skills to regain and retain her child. The centre, grounded in a grass roots setting, creates a healing community to nurture children and families to become vital members of their communities.

http://www.aboriginalmothercentre.ca/home.html

 

 

 

The Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre Society

 

The Friendship Centre, a charitable organization provides programs in health, welfare, social services, human rights, culture, education, recreation and equality for all genders of aboriginal people of all age groups.  The Friendship Centre emphasizes the philosophies and values of varied aboriginal cultures and traditions.

http://www.vafcs.org/

 

 

 

The Pacific Salmon Foundation

The Pacific Salmon Foundation, founded in 1987, is a federally incorporated non-profit charitable organization dedicated to the conservation and restoration of wild Pacific salmon and their natural habitats in British Columbia and the Yukon.

https://www.psf.ca/

 

 

 

 

Huntington Society of Canada

 

The Huntington Society of Canada is a not for-profit charitable organization which raises funds to deliver individual and group counseling service to support individuals and families living with Huntington disease (HD) and to fund medical research to delay or stop the progression of the disease

https://www.huntingtonsociety.ca/

 

 

Raven Spirit Dance Society

Raven Spirit Dance Society’s mandate is to create, develop and produce exceptional contemporary dance that is rooted in traditional and contemporary Aboriginal worldview.

http://ravenspiritdance.com/

 

 

Arts Umbrella

We believe that art is for everyone. As a not-for-profit arts education centre, we think access to the highest quality arts education is a basic human right, regardless of your experience, education, socio-economic background or ballet slipper size.           

http://www.artsumbrella.com/  

 

 

Dress For Success

Dress for Success Vancouver is a community empowering women into the workforce by providing them with professional attire, career services, and skills development programs.

https://vancouver.dressforsuccess.org/

 

 

 

Wigs for Kids

The Wigs for Kids BC (W4K) program raises money year-round to provide free custom-fitted human-hair wigs for children who have lost their hair due to cancer or other serious illnesses. The program also helps cover the costs of essential drugs and feeding supplies for children that are not covered by MSP.

http://wigsforkidsbc.com/

 

 

 

Disability Alliance BC

Our mission is to support people, with all disabilities, to live with dignity, independence and as equal and full participants in the community. We champion issues impacting the lives of people with disabilities through our direct services, community partnerships, advocacy, research and publications.

http://www.disabilityalliancebc.org/

 

Spinal Cord Injury BC

Spinal Cord Injury BC (SCI BC) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping people with spinal cord injuries,and with related disabilities, adjust, adapt and thrive. Currently, we serve over 1,500 British Columbians with SCI, and their families and friends, by providing answers, information and unique community experiences.

http://sci-bc.ca/

 

 

Our Social Fabric

 

 

 

 

Our Social Fabric is a non-profit Vancouver group that helps recycle excess fabric from manufacturers, the movie industry, and more. Through monthly sales, we put the fabric into the hands of creators in our community.

https://oursocialfabric.wordpress.com/