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Tech & Science

Early Google investor gives $7.5 million to UBC

Donation from UBC alumnus and Stanford professor David Cheriton will fund computer science program

Philanthropy | Education

People

BC Cancer Foundation's Inspiration Gala 2014

BC Cancer Foundation's 10th annual Inspiration Gala raises $5 million toward the BC Cancer Agency's Personalized Onco-Genomics Program

Philanthropy | Non-Profits | Events

People

YWCA CEO Janet Austin on finding work with higher meaning

On being motivated by public service and a need to effect change.

Social Good | Philanthropy

People

PHOTOS: Ronald McDonald House gala raises $440,000

Ronald McDonald House's A Night to Dream Gala raised the money for families seeking accommodation while their children undergo treatment at BC Children's Hospital

Philanthropy | Non-Profits | Events

People

PHOTOS: Two Worlds Cancer Gala 2014

Inaugural Two Worlds Cancer Gala raises over $565,000 towards fighting cancer in developing countries

Philanthropy | Non-Profits | Events

Tourism & Culture

Future Whistler museum takes shape with major E.J. Hughes loan

A gift of paintings by one of B.C.’s most important modernists brings Audain Art Museum in Whistler closer to realization

Philanthropy | Sustainability
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Tech & Science

Vancouver green-lights tech hub in former Downtown Eastside cop shop

The City's proposed tech and social innovation centre will move ahead after criticism earlier this year for ignoring community input

Philanthropy | Politics & Policy

People

PHOTOS: Red-carpet fundraiser for Swaziland orphans brings 300 downtown

Youth Education Farms fifth annual fundraiser benefits orphans in Swaziland by building agricultural businesses

Philanthropy | Non-Profits | Events

People

2014 Passions Gala

The 11th annual gala hosted by Scotiabank raises $125,000 for people living with HIV in Vancouver

Philanthropy | Non-Profits | Events

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