Seeing is Believing Tours

12 12, 2017

“Empowering Women” Seeing is Believing Tour

2017-12-14T20:11:57+00:00December 12th, 2017|Seeing is Believing Tours|

On Friday, December 8th, 3 women, all from different walks of life, took part in a powerful "Seeing is Believing" tour that changed their perspectives and left a profound impact on their lives. United Way invited these donors on the tour themed around women empowerment to learn about how United Way encourages the empowerment of [...]

6 11, 2017

“The Path to Home” Seeing is Believing Tour

2017-12-12T19:26:41+00:00November 6th, 2017|Seeing is Believing Tours|

On Friday, November 3rd we saw the weather hit -13 degrees. While our group had the privilege of winter coats, gloves, and heaters, the reality is not everyone has somewhere to go to escape the elements. This Seeing is Believing Tour focused on the journey from homelessness to housing, and how United Way and our [...]

7 02, 2017

“Housing Matters” Seeing is Believing Tour – A Student’s View

2017-02-24T17:36:57+00:00February 7th, 2017|Community Impact, Know your community, Poverty to Possibility, Seeing is Believing Tours|

It was a slushy January afternoon when a small group of 14 community-minded individuals gathered at United Way to embark on a journey from emergency shelter to long-term housing. At 1:00 pm, we were greeted by our fearless leader Sarah, Community Campaign Manager at the United Way, who kindly offered us coffee and cookies to [...]

3 09, 2013

TRU Sees and Believes

2017-01-23T21:57:24+00:00September 3rd, 2013|Campaign 2013, Kamloops, Seeing is Believing Tours|

Last week the Campaign Committee from Thompson Rivers University (TRU) jumped on the People in Motion bus for an afternoon of Seeing and Believing. These tours give donors, volunteers and community members an opportunity to see first hand where their donations to the Community Fund go to work and are fast becoming one of our [...]

13 05, 2013

Upcoming Seeing is Believing Tours

2017-01-23T21:57:25+00:00May 13th, 2013|Seeing is Believing Tours|

Seeing is Believing Tours, which offer donors, volunteers and community members an opportunity to see first hand where United Way's money goes to work in the community, are fast becoming one of our most popular initiatives. Read some of the testimonials from recent tours here. Participants are able to visit community partners and hear directly [...]

7 12, 2012

Seeing is Believing Tour Testimonials

2017-01-23T21:57:28+00:00December 7th, 2012|Campaign 2012, 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 partners and hear directly from agency staff and clients about the difference United Way and community partners can make [...]

19 10, 2012

See and Believe

2017-01-23T21:57:28+00:00October 19th, 2012|Seeing is Believing Tours|

This week employee’s from iCompass, Bank of Montreal, CIBC, Interior Savings and Insurance, Elizabeth Fry Society and members of the United Way Youth Club came on a United Way Seeing is Believing Tour. We visited Henry Leland House, Crossroads, ASK Wellness’ SHOP program and Family Tree Family Centre in the two hour time span. Heather [...]

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 [...]