Our objective is to care for veterans, seniors and youth in local communities. Below are some of the ways that your donation is having local impact.

Survey Coming

April 8, 2024|

Survey of Donors & Key Partners

Throughout 2024, the Legion Foundation will be inviting supporters and key partners to share their ideas and insights about what is important to them. […]

Board Changes

February 7, 2024|

Board Changes

The Legion Foundation recently completed a Call for Nominations to appoint new Directors to the Board. We would like to welcome the following people:

  • Glenn Hodge
  • Norm Scott
  • […]

Thank You Branches

January 5, 2024|

Thank You!

The Legion Foundation BC/Yukon is incredibly grateful for the support it receives from Legion Branches, Ladies Auxiliaries, Zones and Legion Members.

In 2023, Legion Branches and Ladies Auxiliaries gave […]

New program partnership

December 14, 2023|

The Legion Foundation welcomes PADS

The Legion Foundation BC/Yukon supports services that help veterans in local communities. One of the key areas that the Legion Foundation supports is Service Dogs.

Thanks […]

  • Leave the Streets Behind program
GivingTuesday 2023

November 28, 2023|

Have An Impact This GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. The idea caught on, and has grown around […]

Grants Benefit Veterans

October 16, 2023|

Grants Benefit Veterans

Since 1997, the Legion Foundation BC/Yukon has awarded thousands of dollars in grants to local organizations. Our annual grant program was placed on hold in […]

  • Veterans House Victoria
Veterans Housing Re-Invigorated

September 5, 2023|

New Partner Alert

The Legion Foundation is pleased to announce a new partnership in the day-to-day running of Veterans House Victoria (previously known as Cockrell House). The South Vancouver Island […]

  • Stu with Canada flag
Endure: 100 miles for the Hidden Veteran

August 1, 2023|

Running Marathons up Mountains to help Veterans

In a remarkable display of endurance and determination, Stewart Wilkinson, a member of Billy Bishop Branch 176, is embarking on an extraordinary journey […]

Apartment Kits Helping Veterans

July 11, 2023|

Apartment Kits Helping Veterans

It is estimated that 32% of Veterans face significant difficulties transitioning from military service to civilian life. This dramatically increases their risk of mental illness, addictions […]

Golden Star Award 2023

June 6, 2023|

Golden Star Award The Legion Foundation BC/Yukon believes that it is important to connect school children with the history of Canada and the important role of Veterans. In partnership with […]