This section covers items of community interest including clubs, associations, charities, churches and religious groups.
Info about Victoria's Clubs, Charities and Churches
Here are some featured clubs, assocaitions, and not-for-profit groups for a wide variety of causes and intersts in and around Victoria
Associations are incorporated member groups, while clubs are typically not. Add your club or association here and you can then post your events, news, and volunteer opprtunities. [see our TIP SHEET]
We are the Vancouver Island branch of the Cascadia Green Building Council. We hold monthly educational meetings, workshops, and other events to educate the public about green building techniques and technologies.
The Victoria International Cycling Festival is proud to bring the Family Bike Festival to the lineup and events. Mark your calendars for this can't miss event for the whole family.
Do you miss playing in a band? Would you like to learn a new instrument in a fun group setting? Come join the Victoria Conservatory of Music Concert Band! We meet Tuesdays, 12:30-2, in the Metro Station Theatre. Come on out and join the music!
The Sooke Region Chamber of Commerce helps keep the local area's ecomomy at a level where businesses will hopefully make a profit. As Chamber members, you are the Chamber of Commerce. You provide the ideas, goals and services to keep it going.
NEED2 provides youth focused suicide awareness and prevention education in schools and in the community, as well as web based emotional support at for youth under 25 via Youthspace.
Here are some featured churches & places of worship for a wide range of faiths & beliefs in and around Victoria
Churches and other houses of worship connect people with their Faith and their Supreme Being. Add your place of worship here and you can then post your events, news, and volunteer opprtunities. [see our TIP SHEET]
Providing daily services, a place of respite and calm, and music and arts events on a weekly basis. Check out "the city's cathedral."
Here are some featured charities and other nor-for-profits in and around Victoria
The MS Society's mission is to be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life. The MS Society is here to help. No one needs to face MS alone.
Pacifica Housing is a non-profit charitable organization. We provide affordable housing for low income familites and people with a disability including supported housing for individuals who are chronically homeless and those at risk of homelessness.
Lab Salon will be doing a cut-a-thon from 11am to 5pm to raise funds for the Dirty Wall Project ! Haircuts by donation! That night at 8pm, Katie Schaan, Christopher Arruda, and Lindsay Bryan will be performing at Lucky Bar for an after party!
Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary is a wild oasis in the heart of the urban landscape and includes two distinct ecosystems: the beautiful marshland of Swan Lake and the spectacular Garry oak meadow on Christmas Hill.
If your community organization (association, club, charity, or church) is not already in the FoundLocally directory (try the SEARCH box at the top), and you would like to be featured (randomly), add yourself to the Free Listings!