Vancouver Heroes is a new community news site launching this month. We will highlight people, organizations and causes that are making a difference in our community. We aim to be a progressive voice for all ages in British Columbia, and to represent Vancouver with pride to the rest of the world.
We're looking for six freelance writers who are willing to be dedicated and consistent contributors to the site. Passion is key, and we are looking for contributors who can both take on editorial assignments and run with them (ideally shooting photo and video when possible), as well as pitch their own original ideas.
Writing should be something you love to do, but we're not looking for flowery prose. We're want an honest and spare style that both informs and delights.
We need interviews and feature articles on remarkable people in Vancouver. People who are giving back in creative and inspiring ways. These could be doctors, community organizers, former addicts,...