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Incredible Support from Marine Hairstyling for Men

Incredible Support from Marine Hairstyling for Men

For 45 years, the Vancouver Police Foundation has funded important community programs, led by VPD officers, that help to make Vancouver safer for all. These programs support at-risk youth, vulnerable seniors, empower women and girls and many more. They wouldn’t be possible without donor support. This […]

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Ongoing Support for Vancouver’s Vulnerable Seniors

Ongoing Support for Vancouver’s Vulnerable Seniors

Earlier this month the VPD’s Finance Department was at it again packaging and delivering large gift bags of essentials to independent living and low-income seniors in Vancouver. In partnership with the Vancouver Police Foundation, S.U.C.C.E.S.S., London Drugs and the Tong and Geraldine Louie Foundation, these incredible […]

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Mental Health Week: VPD Film Festival

Mental Health Week: VPD Film Festival

In honour of mental health week, we are pleased to share an incredible program that will support teens and provide them with a safe space to learn new skills and explore issues related to mental health – their own or others. It’s the VPD Film Festival, […]

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Who should be the next K9 Hero?

Who should be the next K9 Hero?

It’s not every day that you have an opportunity to pick the next Police Dog!! OK, so in this case, it’s actually the Vancouver Police Foundation’s next symbolic adoption of a VPD Police Service Dog (PSD), but your vote will make a difference! The Vancouver Police […]

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Seniors Food Hampers: VPD Finance Department Supports Vancouver’s Elderly

Seniors Food Hampers: VPD Finance Department Supports Vancouver’s Elderly

In June, we posted a story about a group of VPD members from the Finance Department who reached out to the Vancouver Police Foundation in order to help seniors living on their own. With so many people in isolation and seniors at a greater risk than […]

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The Popatch Garden Team

The Popatch Garden Team

We often share stories about VPD members going above and beyond to support people and build bridges in every nook and cranny of our city. They also do it in every nook and cranny of several of VPD’s facilities, including VPD headquarters on Cambie Street. Nearly […]

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My Story: Cst. Chris Birkett’s Proud Journey In Law Enforcement

My Story: Cst. Chris Birkett’s Proud Journey In Law Enforcement

VPD Constable Chris Birkett was part of a group of 2SLGBTQ+ members that founded Out On Patrol, a non-profit organization created to bring both awareness and support to 2SLGBTQ+ law enforcement members and allies. Despite his leadership in the field today, it took time for Cst. […]

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The Healing Path Initiative Part Two – A Closer Look

The Healing Path Initiative Part Two – A Closer Look

Fostering an ongoing relationship with Indigenous communities across Vancouver and beyond has been a priority for many years for both the Vancouver Police Department and the Vancouver Police Foundation. A process of listening, understanding and healing has been at work for decades with years of important […]

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The Healing Path Initiative

The Healing Path Initiative

Fostering an ongoing relationship with Indigenous communities across Vancouver and beyond has been a priority for many years for both the Vancouver Police Department and the Vancouver Police Foundation. A process of listening, understanding and healing has been at work for decades with years of important […]

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Musqueam Pulling Together Canoe Club: Building & Repairing Relationships

Musqueam Pulling Together Canoe Club: Building & Repairing Relationships

Fostering an ongoing relationship with the Indigenous communities across Vancouver and beyond has been a priority for many years for both the Vancouver Police Department and the Vancouver Police Foundation. A process of listening, understanding and healing has been at work for decades with years of […]

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