A New Layer of Giving

“I was wanting to do something charity-wise and do something for the community. I was looking around at a bunch of charities and just randomly saw that HeroWork was doing The Mustard Seed [Radical Reno] in the newspaper, so I gave Paul [Latour] a call and got involved right away—and the rest is history.” Aaron…

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HeroWork Hero Series: Neville Grigg

    “There’s nothing better than giving or doing something for someone and knowing there is nothing they can do in return.” Neville Grigg always has a magical glint in his eyes, whether he is telling you about the local charities he has helped out, how wonderful his kids are, the story of how he…

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Part of Something Bigger

“Back off guys—she’s with HeroWork.” It was an incredible reaction that Stephanie Deakin, a Re-Design Lead for HeroWork,  witnessed as she reached her car in a Victoria neighbourhood where one of the charities that HeroWork has worked with is situated. A group of young people had been following her. It wasn’t clear what their motive was,…

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HeroWork Hero Series: Kent McFadyen

Kent McFadyen is the first of our HeroWork Hero Series, which is completely appropriate since he has led three Radical Renovations, starting with The Mustard Seed. The Chronology Kent came into HeroWork in 2013 during the planning phase of The Mustard Seed project. At the time he had just returned from an extended stay in Winnipeg…

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One Thousand Percent Better!

Here what the Citizens’ Counselling Centre and the BC Schizophrenia Society of Victoria are saying about HeroWork’s 2015 radical renovation.

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