Benefits of Membership

  • Choice of two Extended Health Care / Travel plans
  • Discounts for car rentals, hotels, travel, and vehicle purchases and leases
  • Group rates with Collette Vacations tours
  • Life, long term care, home and pet insurance through Johnson Inc.
  • Perkopolis – a membership discount program
  • Information about employment opportunities
  • Updates regarding the Teachers’ Pension Plan
  • Information about volunteer opportunities
  • Information about BC or international education employment opportunities
  • An excellent newsletter is published four times a year with contributions from members including travel, physical and mental health issues, volunteering, financial planning, estate planning and wills, pension and benefits updates, and other areas of interest
  • Yammer – an online social network for members only
  • Networking opportunities with retired principals and vice-principals from around the province and with those living and/or working internationally
  • Excellent travel planning with Travel Merchant


About Our Affinity Programs:

Insurance Needs

Car Rental, Leasing, and Purchasing:

  • Avis Rent a Car
  • Carter Auto Group sources vehicles (any make or model) to offer them at attractive prices (by representing thousands of buyers through an association with numerous professional groups).
  • National Car Rental In addition to special rates for BCRPVPA members, National Car Rental also has a special benefit for Retired BCPVPA members – a free membership in their Emerald Club frequent user program that also includes bonus aeroplan miles.

Please go to the following website:

You will see the first three special offers to our members for travel:

• Monograms European Travel
• Regent Cruises
• Avalon River Cruises

Then, click on “Subscribe to our newsletter” or click on the orange box at the bottom of the screen that says “Subscribe.” This will ensure that you receive the special offers that Travel Tribes is actively pursuing for us.

If you have a trip or activity in mind you can write the information in on the “Where do you want to go?” box and someone from Travel Tribes will get back to you.

By subscribing you are only getting the updated newsletter from Travel Tribes. They never share your email with others.


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Formerly Concierge Connection, Perkopolis is a membership discount program that provides access to exclusive discounts on various products and services such as:

  • Gift Certificates
  • Health and Wellness
  • Home
  • Magazine and Newspapers
  • Movies
  • Shopping
  • Tickets for Events and Recreation