Thanks to an innovative pilot project from the Government of B.C. and United Way of the Lower Mainland, deliveries of free pads and tampons will soon be arriving for Greater Victoria residents in need. The United Way Period Promise Research Project is tackling period poverty in B.C., by piloting community-based solutions. This will be the […]
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Entries by Jennifer Young
You did it Greater Victoria! You showed your love for your community and helped fund over 100 programs to support approximately 80,000 vulnerable individuals when and where they needed it most. Your generosity made an impact. Through United Way, you raised $4.7 Million to support an inclusive community where every person in Greater Victoria has […]
Mark Lovick, RBC Regional Vice President for South Vancouver Island, has won United Way’s Chair’s Award of Distinction. The Award was presented at United Way’s annual Spirit Awards. The annual United Way Spirit Awards recognizes and thanks donors and workplaces for their ongoing community support. The Chair’s Award of Distinction is the event’s most prestigious […]
Big Wins for Bay Centre at ICSC’s Canadian Maple Leaf Awards in Toronto Awarded $10,000 grant to United Way Greater Victoria to support community helpline October 4, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Bay Centre received the prestigious ICSC Foundation Community Support Award on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Toronto’s International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) […]
Mark Breslauer, former President & CEO of Monk Office, will become Executive Director of United Way Greater Victoria on October 10, 2018. Breslauer brings to the role an extensive background in executive leadership, business development, strategic planning and oversight, negotiation, brand development and change management. During his career, Breslauer has served as Senior Vice President, […]
October 1 is National Seniors Day in Canada. It’s an occasion where all Canadians can celebrate older adults across Canada – a parent, a neighbour, a friend, or in the case of United Way Greater Victoria, an esteemed volunteer. Bill Israel is that volunteer. Bill is being recognized with a 2018 Valued Elder Recognition Award […]
We love buying local here on the Island! Starting August 3 and through to September 3, 2018, when you purchase all natural craft-brewed Phillips Soda Works soda pop at participating Vancouver Island grocery stores, 25 cents for every bottle of pop sold will be donated to United Ways on Vancouver Island. This is the third […]
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