Step Up for History

Step Up for History

ArtsVote BC – Keeping arts and culture on the election agenda

ArtsVote BC is a non-partisan grassroots campaign designed to keep arts and culture on the agendas of political parties, candidates and voters in British...

2020 provincial election: Heritage sector survey results

To help heritage professionals and organizations to better understand where candidates running in the 2020 provincial election stand on important heritage issues,...

BCHF submits questions on history to BC party leaders’ debate

The BCHF has submitted the questions from our Step Up for History 2017 election outreach campaign to Global News in hopes that they will...

Step Up for History: Week 2 update

The second week of our BCHF Step Up for History 2017 provincial election outreach brought our first candidate responses, a new email template for engaging...

Electoral History in BC

Elections BC has an interesting summary of British Columbia's electoral history from 1871 to 2013, including milestones, maps and results, on its web site...

BC Election 2020: Survey for candidates

British Columbia's heritage sector believes heritage is broad and encompassing, describing the “tangible and intangible record of...

Step Up results from Maple Ridge-Mission

British Columbia History editor Andrea Lister attended an all-candidates' meeting for the riding of Maple Ridge-Mission on April 27, 2017. Andrea writes: "I submitted questions...

Step Up for History: Week 1 update

The BCHF is pleased to annouce the following activity during the first week of our Step Up for History 2017 election outreach campaign: BCHF President...

BCHF President pens open letter to BC party leaders

BCHF President K. Jane Watt today sent an open letter to the leaders of BC's three main political parties, asking them to think hard about...
Roger Whitehouse and Margaret Matovich

Burnaby Historical Society in the News

The Burnaby Historical Society is disbanding after 61 years and people are starting to take notice of some of the issues facing...