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Vancouver Islanders can pop some fizz into the long weekend by buying local and helping local.

Friday, July 13, 2018, 12:48 pm | No Comments »

Signy Madden, our executive director, presented the Nanaimo Homelessness Coalition's five-year Action Plan to Nanaimo's City Council on Monday. 

Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 02:52 pm | No Comments »

This summer, stop by our United Way booth at regional festivals in Port Alberni, Comox, Cowichan and Campbell River. Learn what United Way donations are doing in your area. 

Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 12:42 pm | No Comments »

A bus ticket can be the difference between buying groceries or going hungry, getting to a job interview or not paying your bills, even seeing a doctor or not receiving medical attention.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 05:08 pm | No Comments »

United Way alumni Dave Thompson and Christine McAuley share their thoughts at the Alumni Reunion.

Esteemed past board members, former staff, and volunteers came together this June for an alumni evening we hosted to recognize their contributions.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 05:04 pm | No Comments »

Meet the breakfast crew! These volunteers helped make a delicious pancake breakfast for Harewood residents.

They say food is the way to people's hearts, and we’re testing that theory!

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 04:58 pm | No Comments »

United Way is leading the fight against homelessness in our local communities – bringing influencers together and advocating for supportive services for those in need.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 04:54 pm | No Comments »

United Way’s Signy Madden and Wanda Hamilton with Bank of Montreal staff.

On April 26, 2018, United Way rolled out the red carpet with the Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce and hosted a jazz-filled, Oscar-inspired evening at the Port Theatre.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 04:43 pm | No Comments »

Harmony, a puppeteer in a Comox Valley program you support, performs shows in elementary schools, educating more than 680 children about mental illness each year. Watch the video here.

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