Community

Campbell River Community Foundation sets new bar in COVID-19 fundraiser

Group hopes to raise $250,000 for local relief

 

Strathcona Regional District program provides over $10,000 to COVID-19 assistance groups

Grant still available for qualified applicants

  • May 7, 2020

 

COVID-19 and the concern of increased risk of violence in our community

Campbell River resources are open and ready to assist those experiencing or at risk of violence

  • May 4, 2020

 

Campbell River gets third Toastmasters club

Presentation building is focus of newest club

  • May 1, 2020

Insurance company donates $500 to local food banks

Company will be donating to 130 different locations in 2020

Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History moves online

Participants to complete challenges at home

  • Apr 28, 2020

Haircuts for Good asking for donations through home haircuts

Donations can go to food banks or health-care foundations of your choice

Island mayor confident of small community’s ‘resilience’ in ‘trial’

The mayor of Tahsis believes that nothing can dampen the spirit of this ‘strong’ community as it heads towards its 50th anniversary

North Vancouver Island communities join in to ‘squash the curve’

Residents from Cumberland , Tahsis and Quadra Island are volunteering to grow winter squash on their lawns in a move towards sustainable food security

Strathcona Community Health Network welcomes new coordinator

Coordinator has goals reaching beyond COVID-19 pandemic

Campbell River Mayor Adams suggests ways to celebrate Easter while social distancing

Home-based egg hunts, video calls to relatives all good ways to stay safe

  • Apr 10, 2020

Love from afar: tips for socially-distance dates

Long-distance relationship experience is really coming in handy

Strathcona Regional District initiative helps get food to the vulnerable

Initiative will help fund set up and operations of services

  • Apr 2, 2020

Black Press Media, Save-On-Foods bring groceries to families and food banks

Heart Soul of the Community contest shares $12,000 across Western Canada

Helping those at risk, one piece of paper at a time through ‘isolation communication’

Simple paper tool during pandemic making its way across Canada thanks to social media.

Campbell River Storm says make some noise for healthcare workers

Car horns, pots and pans, applause and yelling all encouraged

Campbell River Hospital Foundation sends love to healthcare workers

Hospital Foundation will forward messages to staff

Community Gardens deemed essential service

Other food production and distribution also included

Campbell River Community Gardens closed

Decision helps mitigate spread of virus