Three Non-Profits to Support this International Women’s Day

Sunday, March 8, 2020 marks International Women’s Day – a day to take action and spread awareness about global gender equality. This #IWD2020, we’re highlighting three non-profits using #BrokersOfGood that work to protect, support and empower women and girls in BC.  What We’re Working With There is still work to be done here in Canada. A large […]

Step Up Your Giving With New Features in #BrokersOfGood

Hey businesses! Let’s talk. We’re excited to announce the launch of our two new features in #BrokersOfGood – employee volunteer program support and a donation request management system. Let us help you become a company known for caring.  New Feature #1 | Employee Volunteer Program (EVP) Support According to America’s Charity Snapshot, “60% of businesses […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Victoria Symphony

Our latest Non-Profit Highlight features the Victoria Symphony. Tina Thompson, their Senior Sponsorship Officer, spoke with us about the organization’s community-wide projects. Victoria Symphony  — Enriching Lives through Music The Victoria Symphony is a vital part of our community and provides cultural experiences. They present artistically excellent concerts and offer an extensive community outreach and education program. Their mission is to […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Sail and Life Training Society

We are excited to feature the Sail and Life Training Society (SALTS) in our latest Non-Profit Highlight. David Eggert, SALTS’ Director of Development and Relief Captain, shed light on the organization’s dedication to the mentorship of youth.  SALTS  — Training Young People, By the Sea, For Life SALTS gives young people (age 13-25) the opportunity to develop their confidence, character, and teamwork […]

Giving Story | Irik & Cathy

Our new series Giving Stories features first-hand accounts of individuals and businesses that give back. Whether donating time, money, items or services, those featured in Giving Stories are making a difference in the world around us and deserve to be celebrated!  Irik & Cathy Canadians like Irik and Cathy Mallie serve onboard the world’s largest […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Mainland BC Military Family Resource Centre

Our Non-Profit Highlight this week features the Mainland BC Military Family Resource Centre(Mainland BC MFRC). The organization’s Executive Director, Tracy Cromwell, spoke with us about their unwavering support for military families in BC. Mainland BC MFRC — Family First Guided by their motto “the strongest force is family,” Mainland BC MFRC focuses on supporting families that are […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Junior Achievement British Columbia – Vancouver Island

This week’s Non-Profit Highlight celebrates the 100th anniversary of Junior Achievement BC (JABC)!  We spoke with the Director of Community Engagement of JABC, Cheryl Borgmann, about how they work to ensure that the natural world will continue to be preserved for its own intrinsic value and for the benefit of all. Junior Achievement BC — 100 Years […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society

We are excited to feature the Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society in this week’s Non-Profit Highlight.  We spoke with the Executive Director of the Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society (NWPS), Kristine Krynitzki, about how they work to ensure that the natural world will continue to be preserved for its own intrinsic value and for the benefit of all. Northwest Wildlife […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver

This week’s Non-Profit Highlight features Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver (CAG). At HeartPress, we love sharing the community-focused work of non-profit organizations in BC. We asked CAG’s Development Officer, Brett Clark, about CAG’s commitment to the enrichment Vancouver’s culture and about the Gallery’s upcoming projects. Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver  — Art for Everyone CAG is an independent, non-profit public […]

Non-Profit Highlight | New View Society

We’re celebrating Bell Let’s Talk Day by sharing the work of the New View Society, an organization who believes that the greater health of communities is a result of individuals’ mental health. We spoke with the Executive Director of the New View Society, Tiffany Melius, about the organization’s commitment to their community and about their belief in the resiliency of individuals.  […]