Vancouer Police Foundation

On August 12, 1976 the previously named Vancouver Police Board Education and Research Foundation was renamed to become, by way of a Trust Deed, the Vancouver Police Foundation. The Foundation continued it's good works unabated until February 26th, 1996 when it became officially incorporated under the Society Act. The Foundation consists of it's original founder Dr. Joseph Cohen, Chairman; Mr. Ronald Cliff, Vice-Chairman; 14 Trustees; Chief Constable Terry Blythe, VPD representative and member of the Board of Directors; and Inspector Wayne Holland, who is the Executive Director for the Foundation. The Vancouver Police Foundation holds two meetings annually to review and consider proposals submitted for projects.

Awards are granted for projects that comply with the criteria found in the Foundation's charter and that:

The Vancouver Police Foundation's funds are only granted to projects under the direct control of the Vancouver Police Department and not to outside agencies.

The Foundation has received many generous donations made by members of the public and the business community. These donations are used to "better serve and protect our communities".

VPD Memorial Poster

VPD Memorial Poster

This beautiful, unique VPD Memorial poster is 11"x17" in size and is in black and white. It is available for purchase for $10 Canadian plus $5 shipping and handling, anywhere in Canada or the USA, for a total of $15 Canadian.

Please make your cheque payable to VPD - Police Memorial Poster and mail it to:
Vancouver Police Department
Sgt. Gibson / District 1
2120 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC   V5Z 4N6

B.C. Police Memorial Donations

The B.C. Police Memorial Committee is a non-profit organization comprised of police and non-police volunteers. Your donations will be supporting education and awareness programs to help prevent future line-of-duty deaths and programs to commemorate line-of-duty deaths which have already occurred.

Your donation is tax deductible.

Some of the programs and expenses are:

If you would like to support us, please make your cheque payable to Police Memorial - Vancouver Crime Prevention Society and mail it to:
Vancouver Police Department
Sgt. Gibson / District 1
2120 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC   V5Z 4N6