A New Chapter for 1310 Gladstone – and a sad goodbye to the Yoga Den

In 2013, Fernwood NRG purchased a small white house and lot at 1310 Gladstone Avenue. We dreamed of adding more affordable residential space and local employment in the heart of Fernwood. Our goal was to build a new mixed-use building with ground floor commercial space and rental apartments above.

This purchase started us on a journey […]

By |May 12th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Fernwood homes for Fernwood birds – May 16, 2021

“What’s happening?”

A group of Fernwood neighbours are giving out 100 bird house kits for free.

“What’s the catch?”

No catch. The group applied and received an Everyday Creativity Grant from the City of Victoria to host a free bird house building event at Harris Green Park. We wanted to bring the Fernwood community together and highlight […]

By |May 3rd, 2021|Events, News|0 Comments

‘Art Paper Scissors’ art show and fundraiser at Koffi – May 10 -23, 2021

“Art Paper Scissors” is an art show and fundraiser for the Good Food Box. The art will be on display at Koffi (1141 Haultain St.) from May 10 to May 23, 2021. Please drop by, buy a coffee, and check out the pieces for sale. All proceeds go directly to the Gift of Good Food […]

By |April 30th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Fernwood NRG Free Tax Clinic 2021

Want help with your taxes? Do you meet our eligibility criteria?

Join us for a Free Tax Clinic at the Fernwood Community Centre. Running every Tuesday from 5:30-8pm until the end of April 2021. Tax clinics are by appointment only – no drop-ins. To register, contact Selena at 250-381-1552 ext.124 or 250-514-2946, or by email at […]

By |March 2nd, 2021|News|0 Comments

The Gift of Good Food’s Online Silent Auction

Right now Fernwood NRG is hosting an online silent auction which ends promptly at 12:00 pm, December 18th, 2020. Goal of the silent auction is raise money for the Gift of Good Food Fundraiser. This annual fundraiser raises funds to support local families across the CRD access fresh produce every two weeks for an entire […]

By |December 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments

So you want to start a Gift of Good Food Fundraising Team?

Fernwood NRG’s annual holiday fundraiser, The Gift of Good Food launches November 16th and runs until December 31st, 2020. Now more than ever, due to COVID-19, we need community support to raise funds and provide families in-need across the CRD access fresh food every two weeks for a year.

This year, our goal is to raise […]

By |November 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

A community for everyone

›› Marc Cittone

A healthy and livable community includes people at every stage of life. Victoria’s ­Village and Corridor Planning helps ­neighbourhoods grow to include more housing choices, better transportation options, new services and amenities, and improved public spaces. Earlier this year, we heard about your priorities for the North Park and Fernwood Village areas. The […]

By |October 1st, 2020|News|0 Comments