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Strathcona Backpack Program

Many underprivileged kids receive subsidized lunches throughout the school week, however during the weekend, the program is not in service and kids would not have access to nutritious meals until Monday. The Strathcona Backpack Program provides food for meals to fill the “hunger gap” during the […]

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Fun At Kits Fest

The Vancouver Police Foundation was proud to be at the 11th Annual Kits Fest Sports Festival on August 9-11! The beach was packed with enthusiastic sports goers competing in numerous sports tournaments over the weekend, and supporters cheering them on! Activities at KitsFest included basketball, beach […]

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Wheeling Towards A Good Cause

The Motorcycle Drill Team is the VPD’s and Vancouver’s premier escort unit, providing VIP motorcade escorts in the Lower Mainland. The VPD Motorcycle Drill Team has been rated as Canada’s foremost team, escorting numerous heads of state, dignitaries, and members of royalty from around the world. […]

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Summer Boating Safety

Summer time is officially here but let’s not forget about boating safety when you’re having fun in the sun. Here are a few safety tips from Constable Courtenay Mulhern of the VPD Marine Unit: Tip #1: Please ensure your boat is equipped with navigation lights that […]

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“Hay” There! Meet the Newest Members of the VPD Mounted Squad

  The VPD Mounted Squad welcomed their newest edition to the team, three Percheron/Throughbred cross horses. They conducted their initial police training from a breeding facility in the southern United States and arrived at their new home, the VPD Mounted Unit stables, in early June. The […]

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VPD Youth Soccer Camp

More than 200 kids gathered on the soccer pitch for the 30th Annual VPD Soccer Camp at Strathcona Park on July 2-5. Supported by CIBC Wood Gundy, Bell, Whitecaps FC, and the Vancouver Police Foundation, this yearly soccer camp is a free event for underprivileged youth […]

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K9 Calendar Photoshoot

On July 5th the Foundation offered an exclusive opportunity to be part of a photoshoot for the new 2020 edition of the VPD K9 Calendar. A select group was invited to take part and had a chance to meet familiar faces from last year’s calendar, PSD […]

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VPD Sunglasses are back for the summer! Show your support and post a photo of your dog (or other pet!) wearing sunglasses for a chance to win great prizes like tickets to the Deighton Cup, a VPF Prize Pack and of course, bragging rights. How to […]

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Congratulations to the 2019 Grant Recipients!

The Vancouver Police Foundation wrapped up the 2019 Grant Ceremony at the Rosewood Hotel Georgia on June 4th. In addition to the 2019 grant recipients, colleagues and past recipients were also in attendance to celebrate their peers and show their support for the Foundation. The Foundation […]

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No Fears For Peers

One in three Canadians will experience mental health issues in their lifetime and 50% of all mental disorders begin by age 14 according to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). As part of Canadian Mental Health week, the Here4Peers Program launched youth-driven activities throughout the week […]

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