United Way focuses our work in three main areas: building strong communities, helping kids be all they can be, and moving families from poverty to possibility.
Learn more about your community, and about trends and issues affecting the Lower Mainland and the province.
October 29, 2014
Yuri Fulmer honoured at 2014 United Way Pathfinders Dinner
Yuri Fulmer has practically done it all. No matter what his volunteer role—from United Way loaned representative to Board Chair—he…Read Me
October 24, 2014
Waterfront United campaign rolling along
For the second year in a row, a number of maritime employers and unions are banding together to raise money…Read Me
October 22, 2014
KPMG puts passion into action through United Way
In order for any business to thrive, you need people who are willing to put their passion into action. At…Read Me
October 15, 2014
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is October 17
3.8 million people in Canada cannot access the food they need. Close to 1 million people use food banks each…Read Me
October 14, 2014
United we stand! 2014 United Way Labour Campaign kicks off
Earlier this month, Labour leadership, Campaign Associates, CLC Labour Participation Department staff and community leaders came together at the Labour…Read Me
October 7, 2014
Thanksgiving is a time to thank you for giving!
It’s easy to take for granted the ordinary things in our lives, but for many people in our community, an…Read Me
October 1, 2014
Canada ranked 4th in world for seniors
Canada ranks fourth when it comes to the well-being of its older residents according to Global AgeWatch Index. The index…Read Me