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United Way Invites You to Show Your Local Love During Their Annual Campaign

United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island’s (UWCNVI) annual Campaign has started and workplaces and individuals are already showing their local love.

United Way Allocates More Funding to Help Vulnerable People Impacted by the Pandemic

​​​​​​​UWCNVI is pleased to announce 16 additional local organizations from the Malahat to Port Hardy have been funded to support the adaptation of their frontline services to help vulnerable Canadians during the COVID-19 pandemic. These organizations are helping individuals and families who need it most. The funded programs will support crucial services like mental health and counselling resources, family and children supports, food security and rural food distribution.

Coastal Community Credit Union Donates $25,000 to United Way for Local COVID-19 Pandemic Support

United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island (UWCNVI) is grateful to receive a generous $25,000 donation from their long-standing partner Coastal Community Credit Union (CCCU) to support people in increased need during the COVID-19 crisis from Port Hardy to Victoria.

$1.26M Invested by United Way in Local Agencies to Help Vulnerable People Impacted by the Pandemic

United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island (UWCNVI) has granted $1,290,000 through the Government of Canada and United Way Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) to help the most vulnerable people in our communities.

$120K Invested by United Way in Local Agencies to Support Seniors Impacted by the COVID-19 Crisis

Nanaimo, BC - United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island (UWCNVI) has granted $120,000 through the federal COVID-19 Seniors Response Fund to local charitable organizations helping seniors impacted by the pandemic.


In the News

New supportive housing called a significant step towards ending homelessness in Campbell River

Campbell River Mirror, April 4, 2019

Winter weather shelter for women finally finds a home

Cowichan Valley Citizen, January 2, 2019

February 11 is 211 Day across North America

Comox Valley Tide Change,  February 11, 2019

Generous residents developing a drop-in space for Nanaimo's homeless

Nanaimo News Now, November 9, 2018

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