Claire Sauvage-Mar

Claire Sauvage-Mar

Grants & Engagement Coordinator

Claire Sauvage-Mar holds a BA in Political Science and an MSc in Kinesiology. Her international background includes work with non-profit organizations in Korea, Vietnam, and New York City. She brings expertise in community engagement, physical activity and lifelong health research, and a deep belief that holistic public health and planning are essential to thriving and resilient communities. She loves learning from her colleagues in Victoria and collaborators around the province.  

 

Claire enjoys volleyball and other sports, reading and writing, bringing people together over food, and finding the perfect quote for any situation.

Blog Posts

5 things to know about the TogetherBC Poverty Reduction Strategy Funding

5 things to know about the TogetherBC Poverty Reduction Strategy Funding

Feb. 13, 2020 in Articles
Local governments are at the front-line of seeing the impacts of poverty in their communities, and play a central role in developing local solutions with community partners and other levels of government.  As part of TogetherBC, ...
Doing the right thing: lessons learned from IAP2

Doing the right thing: lessons learned from IAP2

Oct. 28, 2019 in Articles
Claire Sauvage-Mar is BC Healthy Communities’ Grants & Engagement Coordinator.  A few weeks ago, our Communications Specialist Johanna and I had the good fortune of attending a public participation (P2) training put on by th...