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The Oakroom Grill in Prince George became the first member of the new United Way of Northern BC (UWNBC) 365 Small Business Circle.

On Thursday, 12 September 2019 The Oakroom Grill in Prince George became the first member of the new United Way of Northern BC (UWNBC) 365 Small Business Circle, a campaign for small, local businesses to be able to give back through just $1 a day.

“We are so excited to be launching the new 365 Small Business Circle across Northern BC! With this initiative we are answering the call for opportunities for smaller and local businesses to be able to give back in a very meaningful way in their communities. By joining the 365 Small Business […]

September 12th, 2019|Categories: 365 Small Business Circle, Media Release|Comments Off on The Oakroom Grill in Prince George became the first member of the new United Way of Northern BC (UWNBC) 365 Small Business Circle.

12TH ANNUAL COMMONWEALTH CUP BROUGHT TO YOU BY HSJ LAWYERS RAISED OVER $41,000 FOR UNITED WAY OF NORTHERN BC.

Prince George, BC – For 12-years, the Commonwealth Cup been one of British Columbia’s premier charity Golf Tournament. On July 23rd, over 150 golfers raised $41,268 for the United Way. The profits from this year’s tournament will help the United Way fund local programs and enhance the quality of life of Northern BC’s most vulnerable people.

The tournament is receiving registrations for next year’s event on July 21, 2020. This year, tournament organizers were forced to put golfers on a waiting list, so early registrations are encouraged.

Since inception, the Commonwealth Cup has raised over $300,000 for […]

August 6th, 2019|Categories: Events|Comments Off on 12TH ANNUAL COMMONWEALTH CUP BROUGHT TO YOU BY HSJ LAWYERS RAISED OVER $41,000 FOR UNITED WAY OF NORTHERN BC.

United Way of Northern BC Announced Interim Executive Director

The United Way of Northern BC’s board of directors has appointed Trista Spencer as the Interim Executive Director of the organization.

“We are confident that Trista will lead the United Way of Northern BC with passion and professionalism through this transition. On behalf of the Board of Directors, I want to thank Roberta Squire for her leadership of the organization over the past 2 years,” said Sotirios Korogonas, United Way of Northern BC’s Board Chair.

Spencer is currently the Operations Manager for the United Way. Effective August 1, 2019, she will lead United Way’s efforts to understand […]

July 13th, 2019|Categories: Media Release|Comments Off on United Way of Northern BC Announced Interim Executive Director