Housing help on the menu

The third annual Brunch for the Housing Crunch is set for June 25 and 26 at the Crooked Goose Bistro

Saanich residents have a chance to fill their stomachs to help those struggling to find a place to call home.

The third annual Brunch for the Housing Crunch is set for the weekend of June 25 and 26 at the Crooked Goose Bistro, 4136 Wilkinson Rd. Brunch will be served both Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with a portion of proceeds donated to the Greater Victoria Housing Society.

The Crooked Goose Bistro is a family-friendly restaurant with a varied menu featuring classic brunch dishes as well as traditional pub fare. Reservations are recommended by calling 250-590-4556.

Founded in 1956, the Greater Victoria Housing Society is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to providing quality, affordable housing for low-income seniors, families, working singles and people with disabilities, in neighbourhoods across Greater Victoria.


Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Cannabis responsible for higher incomes among Canadian farmers

Without cannabis sales, national crop revenues would have dropped in 2019

VicPD investigating three suspicious dumpster fires

Police ask people to secure waste bins and report suspicious activity

Traffic redirected after crash on McKenzie Avenue

Saanich Police responded to Thursday evening collision

Camosun College shares free design of medical-grade face masks

Manufacturers across Canada, United States and UK have inquired

Greater Victoria gets 13 new handyDART buses to replace aging fleet

Rollout part of nearly 70 new buses across B.C.

Feds looking at ways to reunite families amid COVID-19 border restrictions with U.S.

Some families with members of dual-citizenship have become separated due to the pandemic

POLL: Do you agree with the provincial government’s decision to increase the minimum wage?

B.C.’s lowest-paid workers will be getting a few more dollars to try… Continue reading

VIDEO: Humpback whales put on quite a show

The ‘playful’ pod lingered by a Campbell River tour operator’s boat for quite some time

B.C. woman launches First Nations search, rescue and patrol program

Linda Peters envisions trained searchers ready to go at moment’s notice in each B.C. First Nation

Large cruise ships barred from Canadian waters until end of October: Garneau

Last year 140 cruise ships brought more than two million visitors to Canadian ports

Getting hitched at historic B.C. gold rush town still on table during COVID-19 pandemic

Micro-weddings, online visits, offered at Barkerville Historic Town and Park

Stolen gargoyle returns to its perch on central Vancouver Island yard

Petey, a concrete gargoyle statue, was returned by Nanaimo RCMP after being found by city crew

Revelstoke woman finds welcoming letter on her Alberta-registered truck

There have been multiple reports online of vandalism to vehicles with Alberta licence plates

Spirit bear possibly spotted in West Kootenay

A local resident spotted the white-coloured bear while on an evening trail run near Castlegar on May 27

Most Read