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Why I left my dream job to work at NationBuilder

Why I left my dream job to work at NationBuilder

It is an audacious experiment focused on providing the infrastructure for a world where people can step up, connect, create, and lead.
Province releases new guidelines for police dog deployment

Province releases new guidelines for police dog deployment

“Before we were working in a system where police officers and dogs could use high levels of force and there was very little scrutiny,” says PIVOT's Douglas King

Ajay's mid-week special: Development Drinks | Passion for Justice | FUSE + much more!

Hope you all enjoyed the Halloween festivities this past weekend! We had a great time at the Parade of Lost Souls (kudos to Andrea Curtis and her team for putting together such a family-oriented...

Mamma Mia!, Agnite, The Coup, and the WorldCup Finals

Boy this week and hopefully weekend will be sunny and hot. Which means there will be a lot of fun outdoor activities planned. But Wait! The Masala Man will be on a meditative retreat July 10th to...

Haida Totem Pole Dedication at First United Church in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

First United Church is called “home” by a diverse community of over 250 people from the downtown eastside. A new symbol of faith has appeared there. It is a traditional Haida totem pole unveiled as...

"Share the Gold" Campaign Stands to End Homelessness

Ric Matthews of First United Church addresses the crowd. People waiting to begin the stand. The chain forms along both sides of Hastings. The human chain calling for a national housing...

Sending out an SOS: Vancouver Rally for a National Housing Program

Downtown Vancouver has transformed into Olympiamania: everyone dressed gaily in red waving flags up down and sideways, long line-ups everywhere, buzzing excitement in the energy field, and people taki

Hope in Shadows: Seven Years of Empowering the Downtown Eastside Residents

Are you good at wrapping Christmas gifts? Your wrapping skills didn’t matter much at the workshop hosted by PIVOT for Hope in Shadows vendors.