October 2018

Because someone cared, Tre isn’t on the streets

“I saw a jewel in Tre – his raw honesty.” When youth advisor Elisha describes...

October 2018

The Bay Centre pays it forward: cash award given to United Way

Big Wins for Bay Centre at ICSC’s Canadian Maple Leaf Awards in Toronto Awarded $10,000...

October 2018

Mark Breslauer named as new Executive Director

Mark Breslauer, former President & CEO of Monk Office, will become Executive Director of...

October 2018

Recognizing Bill Israel on National Seniors Day

October 1 is National Seniors Day in Canada. It's an occasion where all Canadians can...

September 2018

United Way Launches 2018 Community Campaign

VICTORIA, BC – As Vancouver Islanders, we love where we live. But for many, life...

September 2018

Win One – Give One Contest!

What does local love look like? United Way believes that at the heart of a...

August 2018

A place to find comfort

When Nuhaa’s family first moved to Canada, it was a difficult adjustment. But a United...

August 2018

Overcoming homelessness to help

Travis went from experiencing homelessness to studying at university. Now, he’s helping...

August 2018

From poverty to politics

Rose wants to be the first Indigenous prime minister—and she’s on the right path thanks...