Coldest Night of the Year - Saturday, Feb. 23 at 4pm
Thank you to all who suppored Our Place by participating in Canada's National Walk for Homelessness - Coldest Night of the Year, The family-friendly walk raises awareness and funds for charities serving some of the most vulnerable people in our community. Thak you to our sponsors, *CHEK TV, Times Colonist, Used Victoria, New Balance Victoria, Nomad Footwear Front Runners, Starbucks, Coca Cola and Whole Foods. Our 340 walkers, 49 teams, 70 volunteers and community partners helped us raise more than $55,000. THANK YOU!
For more information, contact Steven Seltzer at 250 940 5064, or [email protected]
Hungry Hearts - Saturday, April 6
Our Place Society is pleased to announce the 6th annual Hungry Hearts, presented by PwC, at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort. This high profile event has raised an incredible $600,000 over the past five years! We truly could not do this without the support of our community. Over 275 guests will enjoy a fabulous evening savouring and voting on their favourite dishes while enjoying all the gala has to offer. Last year’s winner, chef Castro Boateng, along with other past winning chefs and new challenger chefs, will compete to win the title of Hungry Hearts champion once again! All funds raised at Hungry Hearts will directly support Our Place and will allow us to meet the critical needs of our most marginalized members of society. For more information, contact Steven Seltzer at 250 940 5064, or [email protected]
Easter Meal - Wednesday, April 17; 11:30am to 1:00pm
Easter is traditionally a time of renewed hope, and that couldn’t be more evident than at Our Place. Local politicians, dignitaries and media personalities will be joining Our Place volunteers and staff to make everyone feel like family this Easter by not only serving a special meal, but taking the time to listen to those whose voices are often the last to be heard. Around 800 of Victoria’s most vulnerable citizens are expected to join Our Place’s family table for a special Easter meal on Tuesday, April 16 through the generous support of donors, community groups and volunteers.
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