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Katrina Kadoski is B.C.’s ‘Cougar Annie’. (submitted)

PODCAST.: Katrina Kadoski is B.C.’s ‘Cougar Annie’

TODAY IN B.C.: Singer-songwriter tells story of legendary pioneer in one-woman show

 

The Burden Family. (HAVAN photo)

PODCAST: The Burden family reveal their finance strategies for their real time reno

TODAY IN BC: HAVAN’s podcast ‘Measure Twice, Cut Once’

 

At Foundry Terrace, young people ages 12 to 24 can access a variety of services, both in-person and through phone and internet support. All services are free. Visit https://tdcss.ca/foundry to donate.

Empowering Terrace youth to ‘live a good life’

New social service and healthcare model wraps young people in support

  • Nov 21, 2022

 

Author and columnist Jack Knox. (Submitted photo.)
Author and columnist Jack Knox. (Submitted photo.)
Deficiency walkthrough. (HAVAN photo.)

PODCAST: Real-time reno: Deficiency walkthrough

TODAY IN BC: Burdens take their final project walkthrough

Deficiency walkthrough. (HAVAN photo.)
The new, purpose-built Foundry Terrace

For this Terrace Mom, Foundry was a welcoming place to land

Wide range of health and counselling supports and welcoming atmosphere for youth aged 12 - 24

  • Nov 7, 2022
The new, purpose-built Foundry Terrace
Lytton council had its first in-person gathering since the devastating 2021 fires on Wednesday, Nov. 2. The village elected the second all-female council in B.C.’s history in 2022, and faced supply challenges ahead of its inauguration ceremony. Penticton mayor Julius Bloomfield and councillor Amelia Boultbee delivered flowers, flags, and a podium to help the village coordinate an official inauguration. (Facebook- Amelia Boultbee)

Penticton steps up for Lytton and saves village council’s inauguration ceremony

The village had supply challenges, putting its first council meeting since the fire of 2021 in doubt

Lytton council had its first in-person gathering since the devastating 2021 fires on Wednesday, Nov. 2. The village elected the second all-female council in B.C.’s history in 2022, and faced supply challenges ahead of its inauguration ceremony. Penticton mayor Julius Bloomfield and councillor Amelia Boultbee delivered flowers, flags, and a podium to help the village coordinate an official inauguration. (Facebook- Amelia Boultbee)
Following B.C.’s Burden family through their real-time renovation. (HAVAN Photo)

PODCAST: Following the Burden family through their real time renovation

TODAY IN BC: Electrical and plumbing work is completed for permitting

Following B.C.’s Burden family through their real-time renovation. (HAVAN Photo)
Terrace Foundry is currently operating out of an interim location, but TDCSS is leading the fundraising effort to build a purpose-built space to better serve the community's youth.

Your chance to build a better Terrace

New youth centre will provide wrap-around supports so no one falls through the cracks

  • Oct 24, 2022
Terrace Foundry is currently operating out of an interim location, but TDCSS is leading the fundraising effort to build a purpose-built space to better serve the community's youth.
Following B.C.’s Burden family through their real-time renovation. (HAVAN Photo)

PODCAST: Things get real during the demo stage for homeowners

TODAY IN BC: Following the Burden family through their real time renovation

Following B.C.’s Burden family through their real-time renovation. (HAVAN Photo)
Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities. Now they can now easily capture and share these impact stories through the unique tech-for-good platform, Do Some Good.

Pharmasave chooses Do Some Good to amplify local community giving and storytelling

Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities –…

  • Oct 12, 2022
Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities. Now they can now easily capture and share these impact stories through the unique tech-for-good platform, Do Some Good.
Jasper Lament, Nature Trust of B.C. CEO, with son Lucas. (Nature Trust of B.C. photo)

PODCAST.: The Nature Trust of BC has conserved more than 500 properties, 175,000 acres

TODAY IN B.C.: Jasper Lament, ‘Our mission is focused on conserving biodiversity’

Jasper Lament, Nature Trust of B.C. CEO, with son Lucas. (Nature Trust of B.C. photo)
Eric Brunt poses with Second World War veteran Frank Krepps. (Photo courtesy of Melki Films)

PODCAST.: B.C. filmmaker documents stories of Canadian WWII veterans

TODAY IN B.C.: Average age of vets now 97, as Eric Brunt races against time

Eric Brunt poses with Second World War veteran Frank Krepps. (Photo courtesy of Melki Films)
The Burden Family. (HAVAN Photo)

PODCAST: Following B.C.’s Burden family through their real-time renovation

TODAY IN B.C.: HAVAN’s podcast ‘Measure Twice, Cut Once’ debuts

The Burden Family. (HAVAN Photo)
Right now, Foundry is hosted by Terrace & District Community Services Society (TDCSS) at an interim (non-permanent) site at 101-3219 Eby St., but there are plans to create a purpose-built space with plenty of room for services, socializing and support. Visit https://tdcss.ca/foundry to donate.

From crisis to triumph: Foundry Terrace youth shares his story

Submitted by a Foundry Terrace youth I am eager to share how…

  • Oct 3, 2022
Right now, Foundry is hosted by Terrace & District Community Services Society (TDCSS) at an interim (non-permanent) site at 101-3219 Eby St., but there are plans to create a purpose-built space with plenty of room for services, socializing and support. Visit https://tdcss.ca/foundry to donate.
Thom Henley sitting with the 2022 Rediscovery International trainees in the camp dining hall.

Typical day? There’s no such thing running this local camp + mountain house

Thom Henley was looking for land to open the Soaring Spirits Camp…

  • Oct 3, 2022
Thom Henley sitting with the 2022 Rediscovery International trainees in the camp dining hall.
Wendy McCulloch (third from the left), Executive Director of Community Futures British Columbia, and Naina Sloan (third from the right), Vice President of programs and partners with the Pacific Economic Development Canada, with representatives of the communities receiving a portion of the funding. (Zachary Delaney)

Feds kick in $5.5 million to help B.C. mitigate economic effects of disasters

Funds given to Community Futures British Columbia to distribute to small business and non-profits

Wendy McCulloch (third from the left), Executive Director of Community Futures British Columbia, and Naina Sloan (third from the right), Vice President of programs and partners with the Pacific Economic Development Canada, with representatives of the communities receiving a portion of the funding. (Zachary Delaney)
Right now, Foundry is hosted by Terrace & District Community Services Society (TDCSS) at an interim (non-permanent) stie at 101-3219 Eby St., but there are plans to create a purpose-built space with plenty of room for services, socializing and support.

One door, many services to help Terrace youth thrive

How Foundry Terrace supports young people in living the good life

  • Sep 19, 2022
Right now, Foundry is hosted by Terrace & District Community Services Society (TDCSS) at an interim (non-permanent) stie at 101-3219 Eby St., but there are plans to create a purpose-built space with plenty of room for services, socializing and support.
(Left to right) Nancy Dumais, Larisa Tarwick, Gloria Mott and Rosemarie Goodwin. (Submitted photo)

Early childhood educator honoured

Terrace Day Care Society gathered to honour and thank Gloria Mott of Kitimat

  • Sep 14, 2022
(Left to right) Nancy Dumais, Larisa Tarwick, Gloria Mott and Rosemarie Goodwin. (Submitted photo)
Keygan Power graduates alongside his peers from Spectrum Community School in June 2022. (Courtesy Allison Power)

B.C. teen defeats brain bleed, cancer, works way back to graduate with his peers

Keygan Power overcomes two life-threatening ailments and a resulting partial paralysis

Keygan Power graduates alongside his peers from Spectrum Community School in June 2022. (Courtesy Allison Power)
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