News
June 2018

United Way recognizes Brian Mann with an Honourary Life Membership

VICTORIA, BC – The Board of United Way Greater Victoria recognized Brian Mann with an Honourary Life Membership at this...

April 2018

A Message from the President & CEO

This week, we recognized the power of working together in a united way at our annual United Way Spirit...

April 2018

United Way achieves year one fundraising goal of $5.01 million!

VICTORIA, BC – United Way has reached one-third of its three-year fundraising goal of $15 million. In 2017, $5.01 million...

February 2018

United Way Greater Victoria proud to announce Community Campaign Chair: Al Hasham

VICTORIA, BC – United Way is proud to announce that Al Hasham will be the 2018 and 2019 United Way...

February 2018

Housing is top reason for Vancouver Islanders to contact bc211

VICTORIA, BC – The top reason that Vancouver Island residents contacted bc211 in 2017 was to get assistance with housing...

January 2018

United Way of Greater Victoria Announces Director, Marketing & Communications

VICTORIA, BC – Patricia Jelinski, President & CEO, United Way Greater Victoria is pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer...

November 2017

United Way provides additional funding to bc211 to bring new shelter and street helpline to CRD

VICTORIA, BC – Just in time for Victoria’s extreme weather protocol (EWP) to go into effect for the winter months,...

October 2017

Funding for Isolated Seniors Announced on Oct 1

Significant Funding for Isolated Seniors Announced on UN International Day of Older Persons - October 1, 2017 VICTORIA, BC – Marking...

September 2017

United Way Answers the Call Through Three-Year Goal & Delivery of New Help Line – bc211

VICTORIA, BC – United Way is answering the call for support in the Capital Regional District (CRD) by setting a...