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Niki Sharma is running for a seat on Vancity's Board of Directors

Niki Sharma: why I'm running for the Vancity Board of Directors

My name is Niki Sharma and I am running to be a Director on the Board of Vancity Credit Union. As a proud Vancity member, I believe that when people and money come together as a force for...

Vancouver investors put their money where their mouths are

Simple consumers can become active supporters of Vancouver's budding local food scene.
Rental Housing Index shows crisis level of Spending in BC

Rental Housing Index shows crisis level of spending in BC

BC Non-Profit Housing Association launches innovative ‘Rental Housing Index’ that brings crucial rental data to the forefront.

Social Venture Institute Women May 1-3: a treasure trove of networking and education for entrepreneurs

Calling all female entrepreneurs operating for-profit or not-for-profit businesses that are creating social change: Social Institute Women's 2013 conference is taking place in Vancouver from May...

Vancouver can reinvent the global economy: Vancity

And the nation's leading credit union has the figures to prove it.

"Strengthen BC's carbon tax", say B.C. business leaders

Business owners and environmental groups call on citizens of BC to unite in support of BC carbon tax increases, without industry exemptions.

Women Entrepreneurs for Social Change

Successful female business leaders talk about how to grow a business while remaining true to your cause.

Talk Green to Us Ideas Slam at SFU imagines Vancouver's future as world's greenest city

The Talk Green To Us Ideas Slam last night at SFU pulled together talent like the CBC's Bill Richardson, Brad Cran, Vancouver's Poet Laureate (pictured here), Mayor Gregor Robertson, Musqueum Elder La

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...

Allen Garr, Heather Tremain and Virginia Weiler Run for Vancity Board of Directors

It's not often that a politician writes about a reporter. Usually it’s the other way around. But when a reporter starts getting political, my journalistic tendencies tend to flare up. Not...