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4 09, 2015

Supporting Compassionate Care in the Cariboo

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00September 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Danalee Baker (UW) presents Kathy Vilkas with funds to support continued operational costs of the Williams Lake Hospice Society. In August, the United Way presented the Williams Lake Hospice Society with funding to help support ongoing operational costs for the important services the society provides to Williams Lake and the surrounding area. As [...]

2 09, 2015

Million dollar salaries and other CEO perks…Myths and Facts about United Way executive compensation

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00September 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Every year since at least 2005, an anonymous email floats around the internet with some outrageous allegations about the salary and perks of various CEO’s of well-known world organizations such as UNICEF, America Red Cross, World Vision and United Way. The source of these highly inaccurate statements, which are obviously intended to create sensation with [...]

26 08, 2015

United Way TNC receives Supporter of the Year award

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00August 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Danalee Baker accepts the Supporter of the Year Award on behalf of the United Way TNC. In early August, the United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo (TNC) was presented with the “Supporter of the Year” award from the Kamloops Art Council (KAC) in recognition of their support of the Crossing Bridges Program. Kathy Sinclair, [...]

19 08, 2015

Crossing Bridges Outreach

2015-11-23T22:24:55+00:00August 19th, 2015|Impact Story|

Steve spent his childhood being placed in over a dozen different foster homes. He was angry and volatile, which led to multiple suspensions from school and run-ins with the law. After participating in the Crossing Bridges Outreach art program through the Kamloops Art Council his demeanor changed and he now exemplifies happiness. United Way’s investment [...]

12 08, 2015

Goodbye from Brenda

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00August 12th, 2015|Our Team|

After eleven years of service as Executive Director, I’m moving on to pursue a new opportunity with United Way of the Lower Mainland as their Vice President of Resource Development. My decision came with great deliberation as Kamloops has been and still remains home to me. During my time in this position I have been [...]

6 07, 2015

'See you later' Brenda

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00July 6th, 2015|Our Team|

It is with a mix of excitement and sadness we announce that after 11 years of dedicated service to our community, Brenda Aynsley will be leaving the organization for an exciting new position at the end of July. Brenda is committed and passionate about the United Way movement and is moving to the Lower Mainland to [...]

29 06, 2015

We're hiring: Associate

2017-01-23T21:57:19+00:00June 29th, 2015|Our Team|

The ideal candidate will be professional, confident, outgoing and have a desire to learn more about their community. Prior event planning and project management knowledge and experience required.  They must have public speaking experience and exemplary communication skills. They must have their own transportation and will be reimbursed mileage (the car will be used to [...]