1 03, 2019

EmpowerHER | International Women’s Day 2019

2019-05-14T20:04:00+00:00March 1st, 2019|Events|

On Friday, March 8th from 7 to 9:30 pm, United Way is excited to present empowerHER, an evening of movement, wellness and inspiration in celebration of International Women's Day 2019 at The Rex. Join us as we mindfully move, sweat and be inspired with a Limbus Movement class and keynote from Co-Founder, Dr. Darby Ewashina, [...]

22 04, 2015

2015 AGM

2017-01-23T21:57:20+00:00April 22nd, 2015|Events|

  Please join us on Tuesday, May 26 2015 for our AGM (Annual General Meeting) followed by a celebration of our investments. Over the last five years United Way has invested more than $4,000,000 into the community and we invite you to celebrate those investments with us! Tuesday May 26, 2015 AGM - 3:00 - [...]

30 03, 2015

Save the Date: David Hartley

2017-01-23T21:57:20+00:00March 30th, 2015|Events|

TWO DAYS TO ENGAGE AND FOCUS YOUR ORGANIZATION! United Way is excited to bring David Hartley back to Kamloops as part of the Creating Sustainable Futures Initiative! This is an energizing and exciting opportunity for non-profit organizations in the sports and recreation, arts and culture and social services sectors. David's passion is helping exceptional but tired [...]

15 09, 2014

United Way Poverty Simulation – A Participant Perspective!

2017-01-23T21:57:21+00:00September 15th, 2014|Community Impact, Events, Front Slider, Poverty Simulation, Poverty to Possibility|

On Thursday, September 11 United Way brought in facilitators from the United Way of the Alberta Capital Region in Edmonton, Alberta to host two Poverty Simulations in Kamloops. To see the Poverty Simulation in action, click here to watch the story on CFJC TV News. Erin McGregor, who works at the Royal Bank of Canada, [...]

11 01, 2013

Evaluation 101 Workshop

2017-01-23T21:57:27+00:00January 11th, 2013|Events, Kamloops, News&Info, strong communities, workshops|

We are pleased to be offering a workshop for our Community Partners on program evaluation. This free workshop, Evaluation 101, will be held from 8:30-4:30pm on Thursday, January 31st in Kamloops. The intent of this day is to have participants come away with a solid understanding of the role of evaluation and some tools with [...]

16 07, 2012

A Sizzling, Successful 2012 Community Carnival

2012-07-16T15:36:14+00:00July 16th, 2012|Events, Kamloops, volunteer|

On Friday, the 9th Annual Community Carnival blocked off the 300 block of Victoria Street for a day filled with sunshine and good old Carnival fun and games! With temperatures soaring to 38 degrees Celsius, our community partners and various non-profits took over the street, setting up information booths and a diversified list of activities [...]

26 06, 2012

The Faces of our Twitter

2017-01-23T21:57:29+00:00June 26th, 2012|Campaign 2012, Cariboo, Events, Kamloops, News&Info, Our Team|

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 [...]

6 06, 2012

CIBC Sees and Believes

2017-01-23T21:57:30+00:00June 6th, 2012|Campaign 2012, Events, Kamloops, Seeing is Believing Tours|

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 agencies and hear directly from agency staff and clients about the difference United Way and community partners can make [...]

30 05, 2012

United Way BC Regional Conference

2017-01-23T21:57:30+00:00May 30th, 2012|Events, Kamloops, United Way BC Regional Conference, United Way Canada|

Last weekend our United Way was very proud to host United Way’s from across British Columbia, Alberta and into the Yukon and Northwest Territories at the BC Regional Conference here in Kamloops. The weekend started with a host city reception on Friday night, sponsored by Teck, and MLA Terry Lake addressed the crowd at 7 [...]