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5 11, 2019

For the Love of Food

2019-11-05T23:24:54+00:00November 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Even the first snow of the season dusting the peaks of Aberdeen couldn’t stop five courageous employees from Fulton and Company from venturing over to the North Shore to help Interior Community Service; instead, they adjusted to the circumstances! On the morning of October 8th, Dawn and her team moved their Day of Caring for [...]

25 09, 2019

Crushing on USW Local 7619

2019-09-25T17:23:18+00:00September 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

At United Way TNC we know that no one is more filled with local love than the USW Local 7619.  These faithful folks come out time and time again to support our community. Most recently, 5 local Steel Worker volunteers met us to spread crush, donated and dropped off by Hardy Equipment Services, and then [...]

24 09, 2019

Harvest Time is a Beautiful Thing

2019-09-24T21:18:43+00:00September 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Harvest time is a beautiful thing It's harvest time and once again Interior Community Savings was up for the challenge.  On Sept. 18th from 8:30am – 3:30pm 8 volunteers came together to weed, harvest and clean up the amazing garden space known as Gardengate in Brock.  As the group first gathered around some coffee and [...]

13 06, 2019

“Feeding the Future” one full belly at a time

2019-06-13T22:58:07+00:00June 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|

With the end of the school just around the corner, this time of the year is exciting for most kids in our community as the excitement builds for summer vacations and time in the sun. This isn’t true for all kids, however. Summers may mean they do not have access to in-school supports like breakfast [...]

31 07, 2018

Interior Savings’ Day of Caring®

2018-08-07T16:48:26+00:00July 31st, 2018|Day of Caring, Uncategorized|

Last week we had the opportunity to have a Day of Caring® for Children’s Circle Daycare. Children's Circle Daycare Society is a community-based, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing quality early learning and child care services to the families of Kamloops.  Children’s Circle Daycare Society was originally created to operate a child care centre close [...]

11 07, 2018

Fulton & Co. Working in the Weeds

2018-07-11T22:10:26+00:00July 11th, 2018|Day of Caring, Kamloops, Uncategorized|

Yesterday, a group of volunteers from Fulton & Co. participated in a Day of Caring® as a part of the United Way’s Trading Up Program – a program engaging volunteers in helping keep seniors in their homes through support on yard cleanup, yard waste pickup and small home repairs. These volunteers came out and [...]

8 05, 2018

We’re official! Imagine Canada Accreditation

2018-05-09T16:46:24+00:00May 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Notice a new stamp of approval on our website? United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo is excited to announce we are officially accredited under Imagine Canada’s national Standards Program. Charities and nonprofits join the Standards program to bolster trust in their organization, showcase the Accreditation Trustmark to supporters, and to be seen as leaders in the charitable [...]

26 04, 2018

Resource Development Associate (Student) – Williams Lake

2018-04-26T17:56:41+00:00April 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Are you professional, confident, outgoing student who has a desire to learn more about your community? Join the team at United Way TNC this summer in Williams Lake as a Resource Development Associate. Prior event planning, project management and public speaking experience is an asset for this role, as well as and exemplary communication skills.  This 30-hour per week [...]

20 04, 2018

A beautiful gift of thanks from KBIA

2018-04-20T16:32:20+00:00April 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Last week, United Way welcomed two special visitors from the Kamloops Brain Injury Association (KBIA) who came bearing a gift of thanks - a beautiful stained glass piece artfully displaying our signature brandmark. “ People don’t normally do stained glass.. so it was new and that is why KBIA chose stained glass as the project. [...]

6 03, 2018

In the news: United Way beats target by $700,000

2018-03-06T23:33:05+00:00March 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Article from Kamloops this Week, February 28, 2018 The United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo has topped its fundraising goal for the past three years, raising more than $700,000 above its target. Executive director Danalee Baker said the organization raised more than $7.2 million during its three-year campaign. Its goal was to raise $6.5 million. “By exceeding our [...]