Category Archives: Innovative Practices

Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver

We are members of the Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver. We thought you would be interested in hearing about what we are reading and doing these days. We meet every Thursday evening from 6:30-8pm at the coffee house The … Continue reading

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George Pearson Centre – Redevelopment Consultation

The property that Pearson Centre occupies is being redeveloped and Vancouver Coastal Health has presented housing and care options for the people currently living at Pearson Centre. Please read this article to learn more about the options and provide feedback to the city of Vancouver. Continue reading

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Rachel Suri promoted to HR Manager

We are happy to announce that after 2 ½ years in our HR department, working hard on her development and leadership, Rachel Suri has been promoted to our Human Resources Manager! Continue reading

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CLBC WOW Award Winner!

Nevada nominated his boss Chris Kamachi for a WOW!clbc Award to recognize his performance as an outstanding inclusive employer. Continue reading

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Helping Out in Our Community – JP and Friends Collect Food

JP Kamand and a group of friends thought they could help the Greater Vancouver Food Bank by doing their own Food Drive. Continue reading

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A Photo of That Moment!

Richard and Chad made a photo book of Richard’s meetings with media personalities. Continue reading

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Spectrum’s Person of the month: Nicholas Czerwinski

In the past, it was challenging to make friends outside of the family nucleus but lately, now that I became part of the Spectrum family, this has changed. Continue reading

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