Monthly Archives: March 2011

Spectrum Person of the Month: Jenny Dam

Jenny Dam has been volunteering at the Spectrum office for close to a year now. She learns new tasks quickly, is dedicated and very hardworking. It is nice to see Jenny obtain other volunteer opportunities in her community. Congratulations Jenny! Continue reading

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Monthly Bus Passes – 15% off!

The Translink Employer Bus Pass Program allows employees to buy monthly bus passes for a 15% discount with a one year commitment. The passes must be paid by payroll deduction. Continue reading

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Experiences in Community from Folks We Care About!

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Photos of folks with friends and in community. Continue reading

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Spectrum welcomes Marie Margaret Joy O’Malley

Kimberly, Terance (TJ) and Evan O’Malley share great news about the arrival of Marie Margaret Joy O’Malley on February 25th, 2011, weighing 8 lbs 15 oz. Congratulations from everyone at Spectrum Society! Continue reading

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Last chance to join our Sun Run Team

The Spectrum Runners and Rollers will be joining 50,000 other people on April 17th for the Vancouver Sun Run. All staff, people we support and their families are welcome to join our team. Continue reading

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Non Profit Innovation Camp

The Nonprofit Innovation Camp on March 4 and 5, 2011 in Vancouver took an open space approach with a few keynote speakers to energize the crowd. Open space means that attendees determined what workshops took place and what ideas, topics, and issues got discussed. Continue reading

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