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The Governor General of Canada, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston addresses Sea to Sky Foundations

The Governor General of Canada, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, will speak to a community gathering in West Vancouver this week, on Thursday, March 3. Geoff Jopson, board chair of the West Vancouver Community Foundation, says the Governor General’s vision for a better world was the inspiration for…

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Chief Bill Williams and Councillor Christ Lewis

Howe Sound Community Forum convenes on Bowen Island

In the year 2000, the Howe Sound Community Forum’s principles of co-operation were signed on Bowen Island and last week, the biannual meeting brought mayors, councillors and other leaders from the region together on Bowen once again. Councillor Chris Lewis and Chief Bill Williams from the Squamish Nation opened the…

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Bowen Island Municipality hosts “Howe Sound Forum”

Ruth Simons, Executive Director of the Future of Howe Sound Society, prepared the Spring Howe Sound Planning Update for the purpose of informing the Howe Sound community foundations. A year ago, and as an outcome of the Environmental Forum held at Capilano University, the idea of the “Howe Sound Neighbourhood”…

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Howe Sound Community Foundations explore opportunities for collaboration and ‘convening for action’

In January 2014, the six Howe Sound community foundations jointly organized an Environmental Forum, held at Capilano University. The event attracted an audience of 130 from as far away as Whistler. It resulted in a number of outcomes, one of which was to explore where collaboration among the community foundations…

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