Poverty Success
September 2017

How a Healthy Meal Changed One Man’s Life

Alasdair has worked in the food and hospitality industry for much of his life. So when he lost his job...

September 2017

Finding Her Roots

On the Saanich Peninsula’s ȽAU, W̱ELṈEW̱ Tribal School grounds grows a special program - the PEPÁḴEṈ HÁUTW̱ nursery. Here twenty-eight-year-old...

May 2017

A Clear Path Forward

Growing up isn’t easy. We all need a sense of belonging, support, and connectedness to our roots in order to...

September 2016

Improving Lives Locally

A new place to call home “I never thought I would be homeless.” After decades of struggling with addiction and...

November 2015

Turning a Life Around – the ‘United’ Way

Meet Chris Hancock. He’s 38 years old, an avid hiker, backpacker and snowboarder. He has a job at Umbrella Society...

October 2015

Poverty to Possibility Programs Funded by You

Thanks to donors like you in 2014 United Way invested $868,375 and funded 21 programs to help individuals find safe...