We are excited to announce the LAUNCH of the Y-NSG! The Y-NSG Pilot offers grants up to $500 to youth (ages 12-24) living in Metro Vancouver (Burnaby, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Surrey/White Rock/Cloverdale, Richmond & Vancouver). Anyone with an idea can apply, no experience necessary!

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Creative Playtime Elders’ Brunch

On Friday, July 19, 2013 Creative Playtime at Gordon Neighbourhood House hosted a brunch for community elders. The event drew 54 people and brought community elders together with children 0-5...

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Neighbourhood Book Swap

Students from Lord Strathcona Elementary School made a banner for the book swap with the help of their teachers. Each flag on the banner celebrates a child’s favourite book.

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Raised Edible Garden

What do you do with a rotting wooden planter on the boulevard? Mike & Brian applied for and received a Neighbourhood Small Grant to build a raised edible garden around...

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Deep Breathing and Visualization Workshops

These workshops were offered at Gordon Neighbourhood House on two Wednesday evenings in June 2013. Participants felt lighter and energized after leaving the class. Grant recipient, Brenda Basco Hopkins, hopes...

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Cigarette Butt Buyback

“Our grant of $500 was all used up in just under 2.5 hours. We managed to raise an additional $146 and used this up by the end of the day....

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Beeez on the Drive

The Bees on the Drive event occurred on May 4th of 2013. The project leaders had the following to say: “Everyone arrived with their own personal story of what had...

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ALIBRARY is a little free lending library that has been up and running on Cardero Street at the intersection with the alley between Nelson and Comox Streets since the beginning...

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Dennis Wilkinson & Community BBQs

Bringing the Vancouver West End community together – one BBQ at a time. Dennis and Misty Wilkinson hosted four community BBQs over the summer and invited all of their neighbourhood....

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