Reaching out to people of colour requires some creativity because immigrant students are often trying to survive in a new countryView More POC in Tech industry: What makes applicants look at job postings and decide they don’t fit?
White Helmets, known officially as the Syria Civil Defense, is a formal emergency response team of civilian volunteers and an apolitical organizationView More White Helmets in Vancouver
by Deanna Cheng in Vancouver Karate practitioners from Saskatchewan and Quebec came to B.C. recently to compete at the Sato Cup Invitational Karate Tournament on Nov. 14.…View More Sato Cup Showcases Growth of Karate in B.C.
by Deanna Cheng in Vancouver An advocate for Vancouver’s Chinatown has started a petition against rezoning a central block in the district because she says…View More Vancouver Residents Fight for Culture in Chinatown
by Deanna Cheng in Vancouver During the 2015 election campaign, one issue remained imminent for many Canadians: how will the newly elected government improve the…View More How Parties Aim to Address Economic Inequality
by Deanna Cheng in Vancouver Hidden behind red solid pillars in a tranquil space nestled on the edge Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a new exhibition at the…View More Art Exhibit Explores Loss and Language
by Deanna Cheng in Vancouver One outreach worker is creating a bilingual volunteer program because there’s not enough support for Chinese seniors, especially those in…View More Youth Volunteers Support Chinatown Seniors
by Deanna Cheng (@writerly_dee) in Richmond, British Columbia If Joseph Martinez was given the option, he would “export half of the population of Richmond back…View More Richmond Residents Divided on Immigration
by Deanna Cheng (@writerly_dee) in Vancouver, British Columbia Vancouver-based immigrant-settlement organization S.U.C.C.E.S.S. will be opening a new centre in Beijing, China, to help newcomers with…View More S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Goes to China
People of all ages gathered at Oppenheimer Park in Vancouver, B.C., to observe the 39th annual Powell Street Festival celebrating Japanese-Canadian culture, traditions and identity. The day was filled with music, competitions, costumes, entertainment and obviously food!View More B.C. Festival Energizes Historical Japantown