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10 03, 2016

We’re Hiring: Community Campaign Manager

March 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Job Title: Community Campaign Manager Department: Resource Development Supervisor: Executive Director Organizational Role: Community Campaign Manager   Role Purpose In order to inspire people to come together to make a lasting difference in our communities, the Community Campaign Manager will participate in raising resources strategically to meet the needs of United Way’s Community Impact Plan. [...]

7 03, 2016

Women’s Leadership Council hosts International Women’s Day Event

March 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Celebrating Women and Community in Kamloops on March 8th March 1, 2016 (Kamloops) – The Women's Leadership Council (WLC) of United Way of the Thompson Nicola Cariboo has joined forces with the Kamloops Women’s Resource Group Society to organize a series of events being hosted by the Kamloops Library (downtown) on International Women’s Day (March [...]

24 02, 2016

Canfor Vavenby wins the polar cup

February 24th, 2016|Community Impact|

  We had a fantastic time celebrating the amazing success of the Canfor Vavenby campaign today! In 2015 Canfor Vavenby raised the most money per capita of all the Canfor mills in Western Canada landing them the much coveted Polar Cup trophy. Today Wood Product Managers from Vancouver and Prince George convened in Canfor to [...]

1 02, 2016

WLC funds literacy programs for vulnerable families

February 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

The recently formed Women's Leadership Council (WLC) of United Way of the Thompson Nicola Cariboo, recently invested over $13,000 into two programs in Kamloops. WLC is providing 100% of the funding required to run an Intergenerational Parent-Child Mother Goose Program(R), and 50% of the funding for both the Baby's Head Start, and the Kamloops Street [...]

1 12, 2015

United for Refugees

December 1st, 2015|Community Impact|

Click here to donate to United for Refugees now. 25,000 Syrian Refugees are coming to Canada by March 2016 and 2,500 - 3,000 of them will be arriving in British Columbia. Forty per cent of the new arrivals will be children under 18 and will require settlement and community integration support as they adjust to [...]

7 11, 2015

Day of Caring with Children’s Circle Daycare Society and Domtar!

November 7th, 2015|Day of Caring|

New Atmosphere for the tots at Children’s Circle Daycare Society! On November 7th, United Way was able to team up Domtar and Children’s Circle Daycare to paint the inside of St. Paul’s Early Learning Center giving the center a new lease on life. Proudly operating in two locations Children’s Circle Daycare Society is a community-based, [...]

24 09, 2015

United Way Board of Directors appoint new Executive Director

September 24th, 2015|Our Team|

Photo Credit: Kent Wong Photography Following a thorough recruitment process that included applications from across the country United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo’s Board of Directors announce Danalee Baker has been selected as the incoming Executive Director of United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo (TNC). “Danalee has the experience and qualifications along with the character [...]

23 09, 2015

Days of Caring®: Painting the Public Produce Project

September 23rd, 2015|Day of Caring|

There was lots of work to be done at the Public Produce Project when we showed up on September 18th for our Day of Caring® with the Cates Ford Oien Epp law firm. The Public Produce Project is part of the JUMP program in Kamloops. There are two gardens in this program—one right across [...]

21 09, 2015

Therapeutic Horse Play at the KTRA

September 21st, 2015|Impact Story|

Jason*is a very caring, intelligent and dedicated 12-year-old boy who daily faces the challenges of autism spectrum disorder. When Jason first started riding at Kamloops Therapeutic Riding Association (KTRA) three years ago, they had a lead rope on the horse, and an adult walking on each side of the horse.  Now he rides completely independently, [...]