Homage to Moralea Milne

By Chris Pratt, President of Metchosin Foundation Many years ago when Moralea and her husband John chose to make their home in Metchosin, attracted by the quiet lifestyle of the people and the rich endowment of forests, fields, and streams bordered by the sea, they saw that measures were needed to preserve that balance while living on the verges of a growing city. They literally spent the rest ...

Remembering Moralea

The Board of Directors of the Metchosin Foundation mourns the tragic loss of one of its founding members, Moralea Milne. She died suddenly in a car crash on July 28th in Surrey. The guiding principles of the Metchosin Foundation, “Healthy Lands, Healthy Waters, and a Healthy Caring Community” were present in all that Moralea contributed to the work of the Foundation.  Her dedication to a su ...

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2016 AGM

Metchosin Foundation President Chris Pratt welcomed Canadian journalist, environmental activist and former host of CBC’s All Points West radio program JoAnn Roberts as the feature speaker at their eighth Annual General Meeting last May 29 at St. Mary’s Church. Her speech titled If Not Now, When? was backed by an excellent power point presentation and ranged from the need to act on global climate c ...

Saturday Halloween Dance on October 24th

Come dance the night away on Saturday, October 24th at the Metchosin Community Hall.  Get into the spirit of Halloween early and support the Metchosin Foundation’s work on environmental protection and education in our community.  The local band Fine Spirits will get you rocking, rolling, and shaking off any stresses of the season.  There is a sixties theme to inspire your costume choice or you can ...