APPLY NOW: RBC Future Launch Community Challenge #RBCFLChallenge

What is your boldest idea to respond to an urgent local need? Youth (15-29), do you have a big idea to address a local need? The RBC Future Launch Community Challenge, through support from the @RBC Foundation, is open with grants up to $5k for youth led projects. Application deadline Sep 18!  Read more below!…

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VOLUNTEER @NVanDistrict SEYMOUR FISH HATCHERY

Seymour Salmonid Society (Seymour River Fish Hatchery), North Vancouver For more information please visit: http://seymoursalmon.com/volunteering.php Contact: Sasha Gale, Volunteer Coordinator Phone: (604) 288-0511 Email: volunteering@seymoursalmon.com Website: www.seymoursalmon.com – please look at http://www.seymoursalmon.com/findus.php to see how to get to the hatchery (we can help with getting you up to the hatchery) and also the volunteering page. MINIMUM…

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Join the Global Nomads! #GlobalGoals

Are you interested in tackling global issues like white nationalism, climate change, gender inequality, FGM, human trafficking, poverty, drone warfare, food security, the illegal wildlife trade, fast fashion, transphobia, screen addiction, overconsumption, desertification, single-use plastics, white nationalism and more? Join the Global Nomads: get the conversation and action started, learn about the UN Global Goals!…

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#Volunteer with Quest Food Exchange! #reducinghunger #SDG1

Volunteer with Quest Food Exchange: a not-for-profit organization that provides dignified access to affordable and healthy foods to individuals facing food security challenges. Not open to the general public, Quest Food Exchange partners with community resource agencies to complete a client referral form that enables clients to shop at the markets. VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES: The Grocery…

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Join @MulgraveSchool @ the WALK SO KIDS CAN TALK: Sun May 5

For the past five years, the Mulgrave HeadsUp team has attended the Walk So Kids Can Talk fundraiser in support of Kids Help Phone. Kids Help Phone helps young people through challenging times by providing a 24-hour hotline and web chat service, by which youth can talk with a professional counsellor anonymously. The 5km walk takes place…

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 GO TO THE MED ED CONFERENCE @ LGH

Are you interested in a career in medicine or biomedical research? Then consider coming to the first Lions Gate Hospital Foundation MedEd conference, organized by the LGHF Youth Advisory Committee. Join us this Saturday April 13th from 8am-1pm at the Hope Medical Centre at LGH for a morning of med student and resident panels, talks from surgeons,…

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#Do1Give Day is April 17 @MulgraveSchool #TagUrIt

 Wednesday, April 17 is Do1Give Day at Mulgrave! This is the first year we’re participating in this event created by 365give and the West Vancouver Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Council. The event has now expanded to include schools across BC. Your HeadsUp and Global Nomads are sponsoring the event, spearheaded by Pegah A G12. The idea…

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Get your Golden Easter Egg-grams! Support #UNICEF

In celebration of Easter, UNICEF Club will be selling Golden Egg-grams to help combat childhood malnutrition in the Central African Republic.  They will be sold at the cafeteria every recess and lunch from April 10-16. The egg-grams contain chocolates and gummies and there will be two sizes of eggs which you can choose from: a small eggwill be $2 and a large egg (DOUBLE the candy of the…

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Is Social Media Destroying Democracy?

Is Social Media Destroying Democracy? A Debate on Social Media in the Age of Disinformation Democracy, the fundamental idea that an individual can express their personal choices through a vote, hangs in the balance. There’s no denying that social media has become a central force in democratic society today. It allows for people to connect…

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Order your Spirit Week JAPADOG Lunch Now!

As part of Spirit Week, we will be once again hosting our annual Spirit Week Lunch! We are excited to announce that this year we will be having Japadog and Booster Juice! Again, the proceeds raised from this lunch will be donated to Hives for Humanity and the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre. Spirit Week Lunch…

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Spirit Week 2019 Starts Next Week: Making Change, Changing Lives

This year’s Spirit Week 2019, from March 11-15, is all about making change in our own backyard! We are focusing on raising awareness and engagement on important issues and barriers faced by communities in our Downtown Eastside DTES, including the effects of opioid crisis, mental health and homelessness. We also celebrate the local people and…

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Spirit Week 2019 WE Eastside: Making Change, Changing Lives

This year’s Spirit Week 2019, from March 11-15, is all about making change in our own backyard! We are focusing on raising awareness and engagement on important issues and barriers faced by communities in our Downtown Eastside DTES, including the effects of opioid crisis, mental health and homelessness. We also celebrate the local people and…

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Valentine’s Gram Sale @Mulgrave School! Support Club 360

  Buy Valentine’s Day Grams hosted by the 360 team to support a Syrian refugee family currently living in Canada. We will be in the foyer each morning and in front of the cafeteria every lunch and recess until Wed Feb 13. There will be chocolates (Hershey kisses) available for $3 a gram or $15 for 6…

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