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  • Mission Possible Honors Program Participants at Annual Charity Gala

    Mission Possible is one of the key nonprofit organizations in Vancouver. It offers struggling individuals a sense of purpose, hope, and stability. Each year for the past ten years, Mission Possible has held an annual gala to recognize programme participants who have achieved outstanding goals in their personal lives and sustainable living. This year’s gala, themed “Old Hollywood,” will be … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: COBS Bread

    At DP World, we aim to shed light on companies that are prioritizing corporate social responsibility and making a difference in the community. COBS Bread is a great example of an organization that not only gives back but includes the act in their business model. COBS Bread is part of the parent company, Bakers Delight, founded in Australia. In 2003, … Continued

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  • Ryan Uy, Director of Finance and Administration, Makes Business in Vancouver’s Forty Under 40

    Business in Vancouver recently announced its prestigious 2019 Forty Under 40 list, and we couldn’t be more proud that one of our young executives was recognized. Ryan’s accomplishments are noteworthy to say the least, and we’re proud to have him in a leadership role here at DP World Canada. Here’s more about his professional journey and the waves he’s making … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: Georgia Strait Alliance

    Located between Vancouver Island and the mainland of British Columbia is the Georgia Strait where an estimated 3,000 species of marine life thrive. It’s one of the most biologically productive marine habitats in the world. In 1990, a group of people living on Vancouver Island recognized that with the growing threats due to increased population and industrialization on either side, … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: Hives for Humanity

    Hives for Humanity is changing lives in the Downtown Eastside and throughout the Vancouver metro area. It’s building connections between people and nature. A unique charity native to Vancouver, Hives for Humanity engages bees and people by creating positive, enlivened, supportive networks around bee hives and community gardens. At DP World Canada, we want to acknowledge the work of Hives … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: MealShare

    MealShare is a charitable organization that partners with restaurants, businesses, and local and international charities to feed hungry youth in Vancouver, throughout Canada, and worldwide. A charity rooted in strong partnerships, MealShare collaborates with solution-based programmes that are working to eliminate the root causes of the poverty cycle. DP World Canada is proud to tell the stories of organizations like … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: Union Gospel Mission

    In 1940, Vancouver’s economy was still recovering after the Great Depression and unemployment and homelessness rates were at a high. Bob Stacey, a young man in his twenties, was inspired by mission work he’d witnessed in New York and believed similar charitable initiatives could benefit the people in Vancouver as well. So, he began raising money. His operation started off … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: HomeStart Foundation

    HomeStart Foundation is a non-profit Christian humanitarian organization that helps people transitioning out of homelessness re-establish themselves in new homes. Its diverse client base—refugees, children aging out of foster care, women & children fleeing domestic violence, adults recovering from job loss and addiction (to name a few)—is referred in through partnerships with over 70 social service agencies. Since 2003, HomeStart … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: Stanley Park Ecology Society

    In a large urban center like Vancouver, it’s important for the community to place a high value on the preservation of the natural environment. Conservation is more important than ever, and the Stanley Park Ecology Society stands as a shining example for the people of Vancouver to emulate and support. At DP World Canada, our Community Kinship Programme works to … Continued

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  • Organization Spotlight: Society for Children and Youth of BC

    At DP World Vancouver, we believe that giving back to the community through involvement and financial support is key to the success of those we live and work with, as well as our own. Through our Community Kinship Programme, we showcase various organizations and community involvement initiatives that help contribute to the greater good in Vancouver and British Columbia. One … Continued

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