News

September 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 [...]

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 [...]

Work Hard to Play Hard!

2019-09-13T19:12:55+00:00September 13th, 2019|Day of Caring|

Together with Marc Major from Major Resolution Renovations, the team at Kelson Group embarked on a two-day Day of Caring project at a local women’s shelter where they took down an old wooden playground and in its place, built an updated, brand new one! Over the two days, 16 members from Kelson Group volunteered their [...]

August 2019

All North Rocks!

2019-08-30T21:09:39+00:00August 30th, 2019|Day of Caring|

On a cool and wet August afternoon a team of 9 volunteers from All North arrived at the offices of Interior Community Services with shovels in hand ready to work.  The task… shoveling rocks, not something most would do with a smile on their faces but this group of dedicated folks seemed to truly enjoy [...]

July 2019

June 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 [...]

May 2019

United Way Fire Mitigation Project a Continued Success

2019-05-14T19:09:04+00:00May 14th, 2019|Wildire Recovery|

United Way TNC in the News - CLICK HERE for the original article from the Quesnel Observer Spring cleaning can mean different things to different people, and after two straight summers of busy wildfire activity in the Cariboo, many people may be thinking of cleaning up their properties to ensure they are clear of debris [...]

Roses’ Story on Building Resilience | Youth Mental Health

2019-05-07T22:50:13+00:00May 7th, 2019|Healthy people strong communities|

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IK0D1dLsmQI&feature=youtu.be   Rose wants to be the first Indigenous prime minister—and she’s on the right path thanks to a United Way funded program . “Growing up was tough—I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety as a kid. By the time I was a teenager, most days I just wanted to sleep all day, [...]

March 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, [...]