On March 17th, find garage sale treasures and help raise funds for the important community projects of the Colwood Women's Institute. 
(Got something to donate? Call 250-391-6628 or 250-478-3141.)

The Colwood Women's Institute has been sponsoring good works in our community since 1910. Read more about the history of the Colwood Women's Institute.

Examples of recent community initiatives

  • Purchased Christmas presents for 10 veterans living at Cockrell House in Colwood
  • Donated $1000.00 to the Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
  • Sponsored the Spuds in Tubs Program at Colwood elementary schools, to teach children about growing, harvesting and preparing food
  • Donated $100 to each of Colwood's five elementary schools to purchase new library books in celebration of Literacy Week
  • Provide a bursary for a Royal Bay Secondary School student to further their education in agriculture or culinary program
  • Donated $600 to the BC Wildfires Quilts Program to help collect and distribute quilts to those impacted by the BC Wildfires
  • Purchased a temporal thermometer for BC Children’s Hospital ($600)
  • Donated an iPad to support learning in a classroom at Wishart Elementary
  • Sponsored start up of the Rainbows Program in Colwood to help children dealing with grief or loss


Colwood Community Hall
2219 Sooke Road, Colwood, BC
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