October 3, 2019
Vancouver Foundation’s Vital Signs 2019, launched today, is a report with data that gives us a better understanding of what community participation looks like for BC residents. This is important data for organizations that rely on a connected, engaged, and active community to support them. From the...
October 4, 2016
How do people across British Columbia feel about their communities? What are we doing well? Where do we need to improve? For the first time, local Community Foundations and Vancouver Foundation have partnered to ask these kinds of questions in communities across the entire province. We enjoy our...
June 15, 2016
Vancouver Foundation is proud to launch a new Vital Signs project for 2016! Vital Signs is a national program led by community foundations and coordinated by Community Foundations of Canada that leverages local knowledge to measure the vitality of our communities and support action towards...
November 14, 2013
Vancouver Foundation today released Youth Vital Signs , a report card on quality of life in metro Vancouver from a youth perspective. This comprehensive survey, co-sponsored by Coast Capital Savings, City of Vancouver and MAKe Marketing, captures the shared experiences of 3,500 young people in the...
October 30, 2013
Taking the pulse of young people in metro Vancouver Like many young people starting out, Rahul Walia is charting his career course. The 20-year-old Vancouver resident, who is studying life sciences at the University of British Columbia, is hoping for a career in medicine. But until he’s licensed to...
December 17, 2009
June 2, 2009
June 2, 2009 Ground-breaking youth survey gives Vancouver the grades DOWNLOAD PDF The results of Youth Vital Signs – a ground-breaking survey designed by youth and capturing the perceptions and experiences of 1,700 youth in Vancouver age 15 to 24 – were released today. The survey explored 12 issues...
December 17, 2008
Vancouver Foundation How do our perceptions measure up to reality? Vancouver Foundation's Vital Signs for Metro Vancouver blends people’s opinions, statistics and grades to tell the story of life in metro Vancouver. This year’s report launched in October 2008, exploring the similarities and...