Category Archives: Caring Community

Community Walk

Leaving Frog Hollow at 12:30pm our walk today mainly to handout invitations for next week’s gathering.  We have delivered more than 160 invitations from door to door in the neighbourhood along Charles Street, Kitchener, Grant, Slocan and some on 1st … Continue reading

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Caregivers Support Group

There are five more sessions for the Caregivers Support Group.  So if you are a caregiver for a family member or relative, welcome to the group to share thought and knowledge with other caregivers also to gain training and information … Continue reading

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Lea’s Last Day at Frog Hollow

Many of you may know or have met Lea Laberge. She is the Family Resource and Drop-In Coordinator at Frog Hollow. Today, March 9th, 2017 was her last day. I know it’s sad for us to see her go, but … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day Potluck Celebration [Recap]

International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8th. It is the celebration on the movement for women’s rights. Last night, we celebrated with several women just hanging out and having fun; talking to each other and listening to … Continue reading

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Support For Our Holiday Hamper Program

Dear Community Member, We are seeking community support for our Holiday Hamper program. For more than a decade, we have provided support and much needed cheer to at least 40 families in our community each holiday season. Since 2009, we … Continue reading

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Community Neighbourhood Stories: Laughing Bean

Another exciting visit to one of local businesses in the Hastings-Sunrise Neighbourhood area of Vancouver. We’ve made an appointment to interview Rebecca and Wayne, owners of Laughing Bean Coffee Shop. Video: Meet Rebecca and Wayne Filmed and edited by Jennie … Continue reading

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Community Neighbourhood Stories: Tot2Teen Dental

If you’ve ever walked or drove along the Hastings St. in East Vancouver area, you will see many shops along the street: coffee shops, dental clinics, pharmacy stores, banks, restaurants, etc. This day, we connected with Tot2Teen Dental (2651 E. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Recognition Dinner (Photos & RECAP)

It’s been another wonderful year volunteering and contributing to Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House. We had a Volunteer Recognition Dinner event on June 30, 2016. On behalf of all other volunteers, I would like to thank the staff for the opportunity … Continue reading

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Jenny Kwan Attends our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

We had a special guest (Jenny Kwan, MLA, NDP, Vancouver East) who attended our Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House Volunteer Appreciation Dinner. She gave us a brief speech and thanked staff and volunteers for their work. Her speech had inspired all … Continue reading

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Photos: Unmask Your Story, Reveal Your Journey CAPC Conference

This past weekend’s CAPC Conference (Unmask Your Story: Reveal Your Journey) was a success. It was a fun and productive day. Here’s what our schedule was like: REGISTRATION: GALLERY WALK / DISPLAYS / DEMOS: Because I was performing for the … Continue reading

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