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Places that Matter

Celebrating the people, places and events that tell the stories of Vancouver.

Places That Matter Community History Resource

The Places That Matter project has a new home!  Places That Matter Community History Resource.

Vancouver Heritage Foundation was honoured to receive a 2019 City of Vancouver Heritage Award of Honour for Education and Awareness and a 2019 Heritage BC Award of Honour for Education and Awareness in relation to this project.

Thank you to all our volunteers and project partners.

Thank you to the site selection committee: John Atkin, Rebecca Bolwitt, Arabella Campbell, Marguerite Ford, Charles Gauthier, Michael Kluckner, Kamala Todd, Hal Wake, Catherine Wang and Bruce Watson

Learn more about the original nominations, sponsorship information and FAQs below:

Frequently Asked Questions

Plaque Sponsorship Agreement