Working for community health and wellness in and beyond Victoria, BC

About CCWS

REGISTERED CANADIAN CHARITY (CRA 83383 5457)

Purpose & Objectives of the Society

Summary

The Creating Community Wellness Society (CCWS) exists provide health and wellness education and services to the public and to support the charitable (no cost to the recipient) services of the community-based health organizations. This includes services and education to enhance wellness and promote health.

The society operates under the following purpose(s):

Statement of Purpose

The purposes of the society are: HEALTH, EDUCATION AND CHARITY

a) To operate health and wellness clinics that will provide free health, wellness and medical care services to the public;


b) To provide educational programs, classes, workshops and seminars on health and wellness related topics;


c) To operate a birthing centre and provide education and information to expectant new mothers relating to preparation for birth and child care;


d) To provide a public health and wellness resource library;

e) To receive and maintain a fund or funds and to apply all or part of the principal and income therefrom, from time to time, to charitable organizations that are also registered charities under the Income Tax Act (Canada).

Board of Directors

Selina Pieczonka, Chair

Lyn Stewart, Treasurer

Andrea Rodgers, Secretary

Kim Duffus, Director at Large

Please contact the board by email:

board@creatingcommunitywellness.com

Interested in joining the board? Visit our Governance page to learn more.

The Creating Community Wellness Society (CCWS), established in 2010, is a volunteer-run charitable society based in Victoria, BC.

Mailing address:

c/o #200-1075 Pendergast Street
Victoria BC V8V 0A11

Please note that CCWS does not have a physical office location.

Objectives

Creating Community Wellness Society (CCWS) aims to leads in the development and coordination of community-based health and wellness initiatives and to support the charitable work of community organizations providing wellness education, and wellness, health and medical care services to the public.


Bylaws

Creating Community Wellness Society (CCWS) follows an amended version of the Schedule B Bylaws (Society Act 1996). View our society Bylaws.


General Inquiries:
board@creatingcommunitywellness.com

An official donation tax receipt will be issued for donations above $20 addressed to Creating Community Wellness Society.

Donations can be made online (click the ‘Donate’ button below) or mail to: c/o #200-1075 Pendergast Street Victoria BC V8V 0A1