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News

Salt Spring Cares

August 14th, 2017|

An attractive new publication has just landed in island mailboxes. Salt Spring Cares is a guide to giving for those who want their charitable contributions to benefit our island community, now and in the future.

Phoenix Place: A Sense of Belonging

February 21st, 2017|

Phoenix Place is all about outdoor education—and there is no better place for an outdoor education than the spectacularly rugged and beautiful Juan de Fuca trail. Eight young women from the island’s Phoenix Place, led

SALT SPRING’S VITAL STATISTICS

February 21st, 2017|

Island charity launches ambitious survey of our community and its challenges Think you know Salt Spring? Ever wondered what makes this island of 10,000 very different souls tick? What it’s got—and what it needs? Have

How John Turns Garbage into Charity Gold

January 19th, 2016|

When John Ellacott talks garbage, someone on the island benefits. For the past 12 years, the owner of Salt Spring Garbage Services has proved the old proverb that where there’s muck, there’s brass.

Rosmaria Behncke: An Artist’s Gift

December 17th, 2015|

Her legacy will have a profound influence both locally and nationally, as proceeds from her bequest will support the Arts Council’s new Salt Spring National Art Prize.