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Volunteer Appreciation Week -Thank you!

Volunteer Appreciation Week -Thank you!

May 11, 2017 •  In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23-29) we hosted an event to recognize our 65 plus team of dedicated, enthusiastic and always smiling volunteers. We served up pizza, salad and cake to... Full Story »
Thank you OceanGold Corporation

Thank you OceanGold Corporation

April 26, 2017 •  A big thank you to employees from OceanGold Corporation who volunteered this week to help us get our courtyard garden ready for springtime activities. They washed pots, pruned bushes, planted flowers... Full Story »
A little Spring Arrival

A little Spring Arrival

February 28, 2017 •  While the snow was falling in Vancouver on a chilly February 28th morning, we still managed to bring in a little bit of Spring inside thanks to Divine Vines, Urban Fare and Capilano Garden Works. T... Full Story »
5 Acts of Kindness in 5 Minutes

5 Acts of Kindness in 5 Minutes

November 22, 2016 •  Just another typical Tuesday morning Within a 5 minute time period, five amazing volunteers had a positive impact on our seniors’ lives. Here is a short synopsis by staffer Lynn who had these 5 en... Full Story »
Yaletown Lions Club does it again!

Yaletown Lions Club does it again!

October 19, 2016 •  Thanks to its 9th highly successful gala held in June 2016, the Yaletown Lions Club present $25,000 to Yaletown House Foundation This year’s donation will be designated towards the development of t... Full Story »
Thanks for the Ride!

Thanks for the Ride!

April 7, 2016 •  A little bit of Vancouver rain couldn’t dampen the Yaletown House Bus Welcoming Celebration! Thank you to everyone who attended our event on April 5th to christen our new bus Van Go (or Van Gogh). ... Full Story »
Congratulations Volker Karls

Congratulations Volker Karls

March 9, 2016 •  Congratulation to our very own volunteer extraordinaire VOLKER KARLS Who received The Governor General’s Caring Canadians Award The Caring Canadian Award recognizes individuals who volunteer their... Full Story »
Christmas Celebrations 2015

Christmas Celebrations 2015

January 4, 2016 •  We have a few good elves to thank for making Christmas 2015 warm, welcoming and wonderful: Team Recreation for planning everything right down to the last detail – top with a big red bow! Santa ... Full Story »
Christmas Greeting

Christmas Greeting

December 23, 2015 •  When Volunteer Kelly put out the call to her friends that some of our seniors might need a little extra cheer at Christmas – her elves stepped up immediately. Collectively, they hand-made a bundle ... Full Story »

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