Community

Mask the Valley project aims to make sure all Cowichan residents are covered

Mask the Valley has already made 2,000 scrub caps and more than 3,000 masks and ear savers

  • Jun 20, 2020

 

Coming up in Cowichan: Youth Outreach fundraiser, Easter Seals camp, riding for Hospice

New youth van needs donations During the month of June, the CMHA…

  • Jun 15, 2020

 

Considerations made to keep Crofton drive-by birthday celebrations going

Trucks will tone it down or not use horns at all to bring some joy to kids and older folks

Void of summer events going to be felt in Chemainus

CBIA cancels Classics Car Show and Canada Day celebrations

Cowichan CMHA officials respond to report, probation order

“there are important improvements needed to ensure greater fairness within our housing program.”

Cowichan Coffee Time: fundraising and a lucky winner

• A cheque for $11,500 was presented to St. Peter’s Foot Clinic…

  • May 18, 2020

Webinars aim to help with long-distance caregiving

Alzheimer Society of B.C. urging not to forget about people living with dementia, caregivers

  • May 12, 2020

What you said (back before COVID-19): Garden tool grabber sparks frustration on Facebook

The accompanying Facebook post had members of the community fuming.

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

Here’s a sale for all you Cowichan plantaholics

The money will be used to support two important activities.

  • Apr 17, 2020

Nicon Developments comes through with $5K for food for kids

Nourish Cowichan, Starfish Cowichan Valley and School District 79 thanked him last week

  • Apr 16, 2020

Volunteer Cowichan encouraging anyone in need to reach out

“…we really want the public to know that Volunteer Cowichan isn’t limited to only helping seniors”

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.

Cowichan Coffee Time: Donation, winners, and new hospital equipment

• Providence Farm recently received Island Ford’s generous donation of $5,000 to…

  • Mar 23, 2020

Grand opening of new Chemainus library on March 7

There will be cake, refreshments, a ribbon-cutting ceremony and more