CVS Blog

CVS is Moving!

Dear Families and Caregivers: I am pleased to announce that the head office of Community Ventures Society is moving to 2322 St. Johns Avenue in Port Moody in October of 2014. CVS has been located for many years now at our Austin Avenue location and it has become apparent that we need more space and…
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Mark Wafer Outlines the Business Case

Following on the heels of the previous post regarding the Vancouver Sun Article that featured Mark Wafer, I have posted a video of Mark in St. Johns, Newfoundland speaking at a CASE conference about the business case for hiring people with disabilities.

Vancouver Sun – Attitudes are Changing

The Vancouver Sun did an article about the changing attitudes in our society towards people with disabilities being included in the workplace. The article outlines the thoughts of Mark Wafer who owns a number of Tim Horton's stores. Mark is adamant that hiring people with disabilities is good for the bottom line of a business.…
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Rotary Club is Hosting a Pub Night In Support of Youth

CVS is a member of the Rotary Club of Port Coquitlam Centenial who is hosting a Pub Night on January 30 at 6pm at the Burke Beer House at 2099 Lougheed Hwy in Port  Coquitlam in support of the Poco Youth Society’s Swim-A-Thon. Tickets $15 each for a beer and a burger. Silent Auction. Come…
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