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Upcoming Events

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Fri 24

Community Micro-Lending Gala

Friday, November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 25

Birding in Uplands Park

Saturday, November 25 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Sat 25

Repair Cafe Victoria

Saturday, November 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sat 25

Repair Cafe Victoria

Saturday, November 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sat 25

Volunteer events at Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary

Saturday, November 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat 25

Holiday Shred! Shred-a-thon in support of Nigel House

Saturday, November 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 25

VIDEA Fair Trade Fair

Saturday, November 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 25

Shine a Light on Youth!

Saturday, November 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Recent Stories

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Who Killed Alternative Medicine in 1910?

From a young age I was fascinated by medical technology. When I was about 7 years old, in 1956, a very old lady next door was using an antique electric muscle stimulation tool on her leg muscles which were stiff. She said it made her feel better. I was fascinated as a child to see her leg muscles pulsing from the electric field. When I asked our family doctor what that electric stimulation tool was about, he told me it was all “quack medicine” that did nothing at all.

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Featured Stories

Solutions Episode Three: Food & Farming

Local food experts share a wealth of knowledge on everything from growing citrus fruit to food security, featuring Vancouver Island non-profits and leading edge small businesses dedicated to healthy, nutritious and delicious...

Solutions Episode Two: Artists As Change Makers

Our second episode covers how an internationally-renown filmmaker, photojournalist, singer/songwriter duo, and a fine art photographer are all creating change through their craft. Featuring striking imagery and insight into the power of art.

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Creating Cultural Change

Creatively United’s Solutions Hub is a resource-rich, free community hub designed to help the public learn more about the many amazing people and organizations in our community who are providing positive and sustainable solutions to ensure our region remains beautiful, healthy, happy and resilient.

We provide an opportunity for islanders of all ages to post their events, information, articles and share resources on topics that relate to a more sustainable future for our region for the benefit and interest of all members of our community.

Collectively, we can continue to catalyze a more socially and environmentally thoughtful approach to life in our community, where everyone wins.

Our goal is to keep the conversations going and growing so that caring for our environment and each other becomes second nature, from public policy to procurement practices and everything in between.

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Informational Resources

Learn from experts and industry leaders on a variety of topics including nature & wildlife conservation, food & farming, transportation, the economy, and sustainability.

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