Category: What’s New

Newsletter #11: April 2020

Check out our April newsletter for an update on our COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund, personal reflections from our ED Kristy Kerr on community and “caremongering,” a blog post on the importance of social inclusion, and more!

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Rapid Response to COVID-19: Your donations at work

British Columbians have contributed over $320,000 to support new research at the BCCDC that will protect us from COVID-19

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Reflections: COVID-19, Together, Apart

Reflections from Kristy Kerr, Executive Director, on community coming together during COVID-19.

Activate Health to stop the spread of COVID19

Our battle cry during COVID-19 is to stay home.

Newsletter #10: March 2020

This month’s issue about what we’re doing in the face of COVID-19, and what you can do to help during this public health emergency.

Calling on British Columbians: Help Rapid-Response Efforts

We’re calling on all British Columbians to donate to the Emergency Response Fund to help the public health experts working to protect our population.

Pandemics: the Terminology

When we’re talking about pandemics, there’s a lot of jargon. Here’s some of the most common terms, explained.

Pandemics & How to Flatten the Curve

Pandemics are serious, but there’s simple things you can do to help stop the spread, and flatten the curve.

Emergency Response Fund

We’ve launched an Emergency Response Fund to support efforts to address COVID-19, and future emergencies.

Newsletter #9: February 2020

We’ve got lots of updates and info on the Foundation’s recent work to read about in the February 2020 edition of our newsletter here. Don’t want to miss an issue? You can subscribe here to stay up to date.