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18 Wheels of Christmas in 3 Communities: 2016 Recap

By |December 6th, 2016|

United Way of Northern BC is a proud partner of  18 Wheels of Christmas, an initiative by the global transportation community to stock food banks across the country. This year we participated in events in Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, and Fort St. John, with all food donations going directly to each community’s local food bank.

The event in Dawson Creek was held on November 18 & 19 in the Co-op parking lot. Many volunteers braved the winter weather and filled the truck with a bed full of food and toys for the children and families who need just a little something extra to […]

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Spotlight on The Northern John Howard Society of BC

By |November 23rd, 2016|

There are many circumstances that lead to a life of poverty. Sometimes poor choices are made, other times these choices are thrust on us. Whatever the reason, if a person in need is willing to build a new life they deserve our support and guidance.The Transitional Support program operated by The Northern John Howard Society of BC helps people like Robert*, who needed a wide variety of supports after his release from a correctional centre. Through the efforts of the United Way and its partners, people like Robert can get a fresh start.

Robert’s journey back into his community began with […]

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A massive THANK YOU to TD in #Terrace! The branch has donated $250.00 towards "Stars for Success" through Success by Six. The program provides financial assistance to families so their young children can participate in sports, art, music, recreation and community programs. Thanks for making a difference! ... See MoreSee Less

A massive THANK YOU to TD in #Terrace! The branch has donated $250.00 towards Stars for Success through Success by Six. The program provides financial assistance to families so their young children can participate in sports, art, music, recreation and community programs. Thanks for making a difference!