THIS IS LEADERSHIP VANCOUVER ISLAND
Creatively United for the Planet is a non-profit society that supports, showcases and celebrates community solutions and strategies to ensure where we live, work, eat, play and study remains beautiful, vibrant, healthy and resilient.
We know a lot of people are doing amazing things that more people should know about.
In addition to our many events and shareable educational resources, we have created this free, non-profit community information network, resource guide and event hub to share what our community cares about.
This Is Leadership showcases and celebrates local leaders and change-makers with the understanding that real leadership is in the inspired actions people take to improve the quality of life in their community.
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The Creatively United for the Planet Society presents The Gift of Change, an evening of beauty and inspiration featuring the magical images of Courtney Milne and music of Ann Mortifee.read more
The Capital Regional District (CRD) has teamed up with many regional partners to celebrate the 2017 centennial of the Migratory Bird Convention Act. The CRD is home to 3 of BC’s 7 bird sanctuaries, in Shoal Harbour, Esquimalt Lagoon and Victoria Harbour.read more
On November 4, 2016, the government of Canada signed the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The goals of this agreement commits Canada to reducing reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% from 2005 levels by the year 2030.read more
The Earth Charter promotes the building of a just, sustainable, and peaceful global society and seeks to inspire in all people a sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility. Help Victoria and other municipalities become earth Charter Cities!read more
Help us bring make Victoria an Earth Charter city this 2017! The Earth Charter promotes sustainable living and a peaceful global society. It seeks to inspire in all peoples a new sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility.read more
The pace of change is much greater today than it was a century ago, and in order for organizations to be successful under these changing circumstances, the presence of strong leadership is needed.read more
More Recent Posts
Taxpayer money is being spent on policing and on health care that would not be necessary if everyone had adequate housing. Not only is housing each person what a just society should provide for its citizens, it is also the most socially responsible thing tread more
I’ve been feeling shaky – off centre recently. A friend’s comment that I am blessed to come down where I ought to be got me back on solid ground.read more
Our names are Franny and Rupert. We are nine and twelve years old. We are environmental rights advocates who work with the Blue Dot movement. We believe that every Canadian has the right to clean water, healthy good, clean air and access to nature.read more
Victoria Community Leadership Awards celebrate the inspiring stories and successes of community leadership in Greater Victoria. For more than a decade, our region’s business, government and community sectors have been recognizing the contributions of people and organizations who demonstrate commitment, inspiration, encouragement and accomplishment.read more
Sometimes, ‘leadership’ is a word too big for its meaning, since leadership can manifest itself in the little actions. Sometimes, ‘leadership’ is a word too small for its meaning, because even if it might be a little action, its effect can be huge. ‘Leadership’ is not...read more