Our Community Blog
Did you know that your old car’s worn-out timing belt can still be made into something useful? Have you ever thought of choosing reclaimed wood for your home or office furniture? Looking for bike gear to help you cycle from point A to point B?
Groundswell's makers got you covered.
Read Vancouver Courier's feature on our community based, people first approach to business; our way of working towards a collaborative economy.
Writer John Kurucz so beautifully describes it: "Folks at the Groundswell business school want nothing to do with the traditional dog eat dog mantra often found in the corporate world. Instead, they’d rather help you take your dog for a walk and even help plan the route in advance."
We'd love for you to get to know our Groundswell Market Community members more.
This week, read about a social venture promoting directly traded and ethically sourced coffee from the Philippine highlands. Be among the first to try this brew at the Groundswell Market on Granville Island!
Groundswell is moving to Granville Island! Here's a clue as to why:
Granville Island is a zone of public possibility. It bridges our history with our collective creative potential. It is a place to escape the expected. - HCMA Land Use Report Vision Plan
Groundswell has partnered with the Tahltan Nation for a multi-day experience to build relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous cultures
By: Amy Logan — Westender
Grinding Gears is a peddle powered cafe that will be serving a unique coffee experience in the city of Vancouver and its parks from a bike. Organized as a co-operative not only is about amazing coffee but also creating truly livable jobs and a community of shared success.
A network that brings Early Childhood Educators together through skills development workshops and providing support to individuals in the profession to improve quality of care.
Creating awareness, Setting standards and Raising expectations around care + education for children, their parents, their caregivers and everyone else.
Empowering urban families!