Is Vancouver a Cold City? Let’s Warm It Up!

Join us and #sayhitoastranger

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We are here to challenge the growing stigma that our beautiful city is anything but a warm, friendly, and happy place.


Accused of being cold, standoffish and antisocial, Vancouver, British Columbia has come under fire by both residents and visitors alike. Learn the story behind one campaign that is trying to change the perception of our city.
BECOME A SUPPORTER Support for #sayhitoastranger comes from a wide range of organizations and individuals. All of the organizing, publicity, and events are provided by volunteer efforts. Financial support assists in spreading the word, getting buttons and t-shirts made for everyone to wear, and to maintain the social engagement platforms and the website for everyone to enjoy. You can support #sayhitoastranger financially by making a donation to the organization for our upcoming events. We thank you for your support in warming our beautiful city up one “Hello!” at a time!