From the Heart is produced by Will Weigler in partnership with
VIDEA: a BC-based International Development Education Association VIDEA has been inspiring thought and action on global issues” for over 30 years. We actively involve youth, educators, and community partners in the development and implementation of international development, global education and youth and community engagement initiatives. In addition to an international internship programme, VIDEA also provides a range of work, learning and engagement opportunities for youth in Canada. We facilitate communication, cooperation and strategic networking among Canadian groups working for global justice, peace and sustainable development, linking local and international issues with community initiatives. VIDEA strives to create opportunities to link Indigenous peoples in the areas in which we work with projects that support the creative sharing of knowledge and experience.
The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA) The Inter-Cultural Association helps individuals and organizations to connect across cultures. We provide information, support and tools to help immigrants reach their goals. By engaging people through networks, education and arts programming we create a welcoming community. We offer services for newcomers, including settlement and integration counseling, translation and interpretation, English classes, mentoring, volunteer matching and peer support. We also provide outreach and education in the community through community arts programming, as well as community development workshops on anti-racism, multiculturalism, diversity awareness, immigration and human rights. ICA has a rich history of producing Inter-Cultural Arts events that celebrate and encourage community-focused artistic innovation and collaboration among diverse cultures.