During the week of September 20-27th, 2019, the world saw 7.6 million people take to the streets for “the biggest climate mobilization in history.” Following this impactful event, HeartPress is excited to highlight Sierra Club BC, a Victoria-based non-profit focused on defending nature and confronting climate change. We spoke with Elisabeth Hazell, the Manager of Donor Support and Engagement, about their participation in the climate strikes and the scope of their work here in BC.
How is it November already? The leaves have changed colours and there is a chill in the air, fall has officially arrived. Check out these November events in Vancouver and Victoria that you don’t want to miss out on! There’s something for everyone!
We’re sharing Mercy Ships Canada in our latest Non-Profit Highlight. At HeartPress PR, we’re always inspired by the support that non-profits are providing to communities, and we love spreading this inspiration by showcasing their incredible work.
We were lucky to speak with the Director of Advancement of Mercy Ships Canada, Colleen Bronson, about the organization’s mission, obstacles and rewarding moments.
Every person should have the opportunity to spend Thanksgiving surrounded by loved ones and food.
This Thanksgiving, we’re highlighting community kitchens in Vancouver and Victoria. Find organizations that are hosting community meals this weekend, and non-profits that advocate for food security.
With pumpkin spice in the air, and the leaves beginning to change colour, October has officially arrived. Check out these October events in Vancouver and Victoria that you don’t want to miss out on!
It’s September 21st, which means it’s the International Day of Peace! This day was established in 1981 by the United Nations to strengthen ideals of peace across the world.
To celebrate Peace Day, we’re sharing our favourite non-profit organizations in BC that advocate for peace.
We’re an all-female team at HeartPress and work with several non-profits that advocate for women’s causes. International Women’s Day was in March, but we’re always celebrating women’s causes at HeartPress PR. With movements like Me Too in the front of everyone’s minds, we thought there was no better time than now to highlight some of these incredible organizations.
It may be August, but we’re still making the most of summer! The best way to enjoy your last month of summer is to check out these August events in Vancouver and Victoria. There’s something for everyone!