November 2017

Longtime Philanthropist Wins Spirit of Generosity Award

Winner of the Spirit of Generosity Award at this year’s National Philanthropy Day, John...

October 2017

Respite: A Night Away for Caregivers

When Ann Auld gave birth to a baby girl with Down syndrome, the doctor called...

October 2017

Funding for Isolated Seniors Announced on Oct 1

Significant Funding for Isolated Seniors Announced on UN International Day of Older...

September 2017

Celebrating the UN Day of the Older Person – Oct 1

JOIN US in celebrating the UN  International Day of Older Persons Sunday, October 1, 2017...

September 2017

Community Consultation Report

In the spring and summer of 2017, United Way Greater Victoria (UWGV) invited representatives...

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...

September 2017

How One Young Man Jump Started His Canadian Career

Shayan didn’t come to Canada expecting to be handed a job. “I had in the...

September 2017

How Learning to Save Taught One Woman Her Worth

Nicole’s relationship with money was rocky from the start. Growing up, she struggled with...

September 2017

How One Woman Found Safety, Community and Belonging

A place to feel safe—and to belong. After fleeing an abusive relationship, Dawn worried she...