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Covert OPS Mission 01 ACCOMPLISHED

Covert OPS Mission 01 ACCOMPLISHED

On June 10th, close to 150 participants from Vancouver companies traded in their business suits for workout wear, including official VPD gear, to participate in the Foundation’s new fundraiser: Covert OPS, Mission 01. Each team of eight competed for the bragging rights and coveted Top Squad […]

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2017 VPD Cadet Mess Dinner

2017 VPD Cadet Mess Dinner

On Wednesday, April 12, the Vancouver Police Cadet Program was celebrated with the annual Cadets’ Mess Dinner. Members of the Cadet Program, the Vancouver Police, and the Vancouver Police Foundation attended this special evening. The Cadets’ Mess Dinner brings together the supporters of the program and […]

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Coming Full Circle

Coming Full Circle

VPD Constable Mariya Zhalovaga is a Youth Liaison Officer at Windermere Secondary School. This year, she was one of the VPD Members who participated as instructors during the VPD Student Challenge – a Grade 11/12 “youth police academy” that runs during Spring Break. On March 19, […]

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Improving the quality of service for people in need of mental health and substance use treatment

“The HUB will not only provide better patient care but it will also greatly reduce the amount of time our officers wait with patients in the Emergency Department. The HUB will free up their time so they can get back on the road quicker to help […]

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Developing Healthy and Respectful Relationships

Developing Healthy and Respectful Relationships

Yo Bro Yo Girl Youth Initiative is a gang intervention program that started out in 2009 with about 30 gang-affiliated youth in one community. Since then, it has grown to serve more than 500 youth weekly with high impact programs that create outstanding results. Yo Bro […]

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A new tool to aid Vancouver Police in finding our most vulnerable citizens

A new tool to aid Vancouver Police in finding our most vulnerable citizens

Vancouver Police and MedicAlert Foundation Canada, with funding from the Vancouver Police Foundation, have launched a new service to ensure people with autism, Alzheimer’s, dementia, or a cognitive brain injury, who go missing, are returned to their family members and caregivers sooner. MedicAlert Connect Protect gives […]

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An Unlikely Group of Runners

An Unlikely Group of Runners

Vancouver – A group of runners from an alternative school program are taking a final run before heading off to the Seattle Marathon this weekend. The Streetfront Program at Britannia Secondary places an emphasis on physical activity as a way to engage at-risk students who struggle […]

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40 Years of Building Safer Communities

40 Years of Building Safer Communities

This fall, the Vancouver Police Foundation is celebrating its 40th Anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, the Foundation will be sharing 40 remarkable stories, one story each day for 40 days. The stories will highlight some of the grants or special projects the Foundation has supported over […]

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Hats off to the 2016 Grant Recipients!

Hats off to the 2016 Grant Recipients!

The 2016 Grant Ceremony took place on October 5th. We would like to take the time to thank all the VPD members and civilians who took the initiative to think about new programs and ways we can build safer communities and who submitted a grant proposal […]

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Leading the way with a new Mental Health HUB at St. Paul’s Hospital

Leading the way with a new Mental Health HUB at St. Paul’s Hospital

The Vancouver Police Foundation is proud to announce its leadership donation of $750,000 towards a new Mental Health HUB at St. Paul’s Hospital. This innovative facility will efficiently connect patients with care givers, reduce wait times at hospital and provide long-term solutions to the complex challenges […]

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