Fernwood NRG is a social enterprising non-profit organization run by and for the residents of Fernwood, a neighbourhood in Victoria, BC.

Since 1979, our non-profit organization has provided child care and family programs, as well as offered recreational activities through the Fernwood Community Centre. In August 2005, we purchased the Cornerstone Building, and fourteen months later, we opened the Cornerstone Apartments, which provides affordable housing to four families. Soon after, we opened the Cornerstone Cafe, Fernwood’s living room. In 2008, we built a beautiful house on Yukon Street, the Park Place Apartments, creating affordable housing for six more families. Read more here.

We could not have achieved what we have without our funders, supporters, and friends. Please consider making a donation, and you can help us to continue to create the neighbourhood we all wish we had grown up in.

 


 

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Fernwood U Lecture: Sustainability – Nov. 21, 2014

Fernwood University returns with a ­free ­lecture on sustainability at the ­Belfry Theatre, ­November 21, 7:00 p.m.

Sustainability. The term has become ­ubiquitous: at the grocery store, we shop for “sustainable foods” produced from […]

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George Jay Holiday Emporium taking donations

George Jay Elementary School’s Annual Holiday Emporium is back

 

The holidays can be an expensive time for all families in every neighbourhood. The Holiday Emporium is a way kids feel like they can contribute by […]

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Give the Gift of Good Food 2014

 
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Poverty rates are increasing in the City of Victoria
The cost of food is rising at double the rate of inflation
25% of adults couldn’t buy things they needed at least once in […]

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Victoria Mayoral Candidates Debate 2014

presented by the Fernwood Community Association

When: Tuesday, November 4, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where: 1923 Fernwood Road, Seating in hall is limited to 65. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. First-come, First-served seating.

This […]

 

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