Your donations are helping at least 40 seniors access meals and keep vital connections

Last year you helped

Throughout the pandemic, together we helped 5,298 people access 12 high-impact programs through 5 agencies.


9,771 meals served

1,102 remote support

365 nights of shelter


2020-2021 Regional Impact pages- North Island

2020-2021 Community Impact Report- full

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Stories From Your Community


United Way Invites You to Support Your Neighbours During Their Annual Fundraising Campaign

October 2021
United Way British Columbia’s annual fundraising campaign has started. Workplaces and individuals are already showing their local love!

United Way British Columbia supports food security in rural and Indigenous communities

October 2021
Healthy, nutritious food is far out of reach for many British Columbians living in rural, remote and Indigenous communities. In fact, almost 12% of households in rural BC are food insecure.

Showing isolated seniors that they are not forgotten

September 2021
VIDEO: “It’s fellowship, it’s friendship, and above all it’s not being alone,” says Felicity. That’s her description of the United Way-funded Hardy Bay Senior Citizen’s Society. Despite only having been a member for the last few years, it has been…

Making fresh food affordable from Campbell River north

April 2021
VIDEO: The pandemic has required charities to respond to new and increased needs in all our communities. With United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island's help via the federal government's Emergency Community Support Fund, Greenways Land Trust…

Together, We're Building Stronger Communities

 A thriving community is one where people feel supported and connected; it's a place where everyone has the chance to live with dignity, find joy, and succeed. When we help people support themselves, we lift up our entire community.