Charity Profiles

There are so many community groups that are making a real difference to Vancouver. This page was created to shed some light on these groups and the work they do to help make this city a better place. if you'd like more information on how your charity can be part of our page email us HERE.

Everyone deserves a safe and decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver is one of 58 affiliates across Canada and works to break the cycle of rental poverty for hardworking local families and provide safe, decent and affordable...

Arts Umbrella Splash

Experience the power of creativity at Splash – Arts Umbrella’s 35th annual art auction and gala, presented by TD Bank Group. On Saturday, October 14, Canada’s leading non-profit arts organization for young people will be hosting an unforgettable art...
Of the more than 80,000 families who visit BC Children’s Hospital every year, 68% of them live outside of Vancouver and most have no place to stay while their child receives life-saving medical care. That’s where Ronald McDonald House BC and...
Pacific Parklands Foundation is a registered Canadian charity founded in 2000 to raise funds for the conservation and enhancement of Metro Vancouver Regional Parks.  While maintenance and operations are publicly funded, there is a gap between what government provides...
“The Lookout Emergency Aid Society provides non-judgmental, non-sectarian, services to adults who cope with a wide variety of challenges including mental illness, addictions, chronic health conditions (including HIV/AIDS), physical disabilities, social dysfunctions, legal concerns or more frequently a combination...
Elephanatics was formed in May 2013. We are an elephant advocacy organization residing in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada! Our mission is to assist global elephant conservation efforts by educating Canadians about issues of ivory poaching, habitat loss, and the continued...

West Coast Leaf

Mission Formed in 1985, West Coast LEAF (Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund) works to achieve equality by changing historic patterns of systemic discrimination against women through BC-based equality rights litigation, law reform, and public legal education. About West Coast LEAF is...
MISSION: Our mission is to take a proactive approach through public awareness, education and early intervention strategies to prevent the sexual exploitation and human trafficking of children and youth, while offering support to families. VISION: A world where children and youth are safe and free from...

PLEA

PLEA is an accredited*, not-for-profit, charitable community services agency that has operated throughout BC for more than 30 years. They deliver high quality, innovative services to children, youth, adults and families facing significant challenges in their lives. They continually...

Easter Seals BC

Drop Zone is returning to Vancouver for its 11th year on Tuesday, September 13. Thrill-seekers throughout the Lower Mainland are invited to participate in this adrenaline-inducing event that raises funds for the The BC Lions Society for Children with...