United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo would like to say a very big thank you to all of our donors in the Cariboo, we could not have the impact we do in our community without your support. Being a part of the United Way as the Community Development Associate in the Cariboo over the last year has [...]
Thank you Scotiabank for a very generous donation of $3,550 to the 2012 Thompson Nicola Cariboo United Way Campaign. Together with the employee donations Scotiabank raised $9,115.15 for United Way last year! Thank you Scotiabank!
Thanks to everyone in our region who supports United Way through donations and volunteering we reached and exceeded our fundraising goal of $2-million. The total amount raised for the 2012 United Way campaign is $2,178,000, which is a 9 per cent increase over last year’s campaign. It is now time to invest those dollars back [...]
Seeing is Believing Tours offer an opportunity for donors, campaign volunteers and interested individuals to see – first hand – the impact of their donations at work in our community. Participants are able to visit community partners and hear directly from agency staff and clients about the difference United Way and community partners can make [...]
Three weeks ago United Way and the RCMP held the second annual Jail & Bail event and it was a rousing success! Over $92,000 was raised by more than 80 people who were arrested and had to be bailed out of jail. The participants came in costume, did yoga classes in jail and had a [...]
Back by popular demand, our 2012 hoodies and t-shirts are now on sale. We have sizes S – 2XL in both the t-shirts and hoodies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 250-372-9933 to order! T-shirts are long-sleeved this year and $20 each. Hoodies are the same as last year and $40 each.
Last Friday morning over 500 people gathered in the Kamloops Convention Centre to kick-off the 2012 United Way Campaign! Campaign Chair and RCMP Superintendent, Yves Lacasse, announced our 2012 Campaign goal of $2 million!!! Thank you to Mayor Peter Milobar and MLA Terry Lake for addressing the crowd. MLA Terry Lake flattered us all when [...]
Yesterday, I stopped by the North Shore Branch of CIBC and was presented a cheque of $500 from the branch manager, Evelyn! The employees of this branch recently cleaned out their closets and held a garage sale with all their finds, all the proceeds going to Kamloops Family Resources Centre: Family Tree Family Centre as [...]
In case you didn’t know, United Way is on Twitter (@unitedwaytnc) and we’ve been getting pretty active with it this spring and summer. Sometimes it might seem like we’re in several different places at once, which we kind of are since we have four staff members regularly posting to our Twitter account. In order to [...]