CHANGING LIVES LOCALLY

Your donations allowed us to address the continued and emerging need for social services in Northern BC due to the global pandemic. We were able to help agencies and clients get the resources they needed to continue operations with health and safety in mind, planning for unknowns, and continuously adapting to changes in health orders.

IMPACT BY COMMUNITY

BC211

  • Social Services Resource and Referral Platform

Canadian Men’s Health Foundation

  • Healing Stories: Triple 8 Dinners

Spinal Cord Injury BC

  • Peer Support for people living with Spinal Cord Injury

Crisis Prevention, Intervention & Information Centre for Northern BC

  • Call-outs to Seniors in Northern BC
  • General Program/24 Hour Crisis Line
  • Honorarium for Volunteers due to Covid Response
  • Youth Support Line, Crisis Chat & Text

March of Dimes Canada

  • Virtual Volunteer Crew: Tech Connect and Social Connect

Northern Brain Injury Association

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Case Management Rehabilitative Services

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Burns Lake Public Library Association

  • Cognitive Care Kits in the Lakes District

Carrier Sekani Family Services Mental Health Department

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

 

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Chetwynd Public Library

  • AlphaBITES

Saulteau First Nations

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

West Moberly First Nations

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

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Dawson Creek Literacy Society

  • Adult Learning Centre

Dawson Creek Municipal Public Library

  • Library Kidz Afterschool Program

Dawson Creek Society for Community Living

  • Senior Grocery Shopping
  • Senior Services

Nawican Friendship Centre

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Network Ministries Dawson Creek

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Financial Wellness During COVID-19
  • Mental Health and Wellness

South Peace Child Development Society

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social programing
  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

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Fort Nelson Aboriginal Friendship Society Food Bank

  • Fort Nelson Food Bank Program

Fort Nelson Community Literacy Society

  • COVID Related Advocacy Supports
  • Literacy and Advocacy Supports
  • Youth Tutoring Program
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Fort Nelson Family Development Society

  • Children, youth with special needs and their families.

Fort Nelson First Nation

  • FNFN Health and Wellness Virtual Connections

Fort Nelson Hospice Society

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Northern Lamplighters Activity Centre Association

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Seniors Drop-in Programs

Northern Rockies Aboriginal Women Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Northern Rockies Seniors Society

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Fort St. James Primary Care Society

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic
  • Funded through UWNBC Community Response Funds to provide support to the agency’s pandemic response
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Fort St. James Senior Citizen’s Home Society

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Seniors Helping Seniors Program

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

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Child Development Centre Society of Fort St. John & District

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
  • Social Inclusion program

Fort St. John and Area Senior’s Care Foundation

  • Care for Seniors who are still living at home
  • Connecting with Seniors

Fort St. John Association for Community Living

  • Funded through UWNBC Community Response Funds to provide support to the agency’s pandemic response

Fort St. John Literacy Society

  • 2020 Dolly Parton Imagination Library
  • Canadian Tire Hand Sanitizer Recipient

Fort St. John Public Library Association

  • Canadian Tire Hand Sanitizer Recipient
  • Phase l – Library Take Out/ Curbside Pick up
    Phase ll – Modified Inside Service; Home-bound Delivery

Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
  • Outreach Covid 19 Wrap Around Services

Indian Residential School Survivors Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Nenan Dane zaa Deh Zona Family Services Society

  • Food Security and Family Resources
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic
  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

North Peace Cultural Center

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

North Peace Pregnancy Care Centre

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Northern Environmental Action Team

  • NOURISH Program

Duncan Cran Elementary School: School District 60

  • Meal Program

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Autumn Services

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Fraser Lake Community Society & Crisis Line

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Fraser Lake Fire Rescue Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Fraser Lake Public Library

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Fraser Lake Seniors Centre

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Royal Canadian Legion Fraser Lake – Branch 274

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

The Governing Council for The Salvation Army in Canada

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Village of Granisle

  • Providing Healthy Meals and Social Inclusion to our most vulnerable
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

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The Board of Education of School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte)

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace

  • Funded through UWNBC Community Response Funds to provide support to the agency’s pandemic response

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Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace

  • Funded through UWNBC Community Response Funds to provide support to the agency’s pandemic response

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GITGA’AT FIRST NATION

  • GITGA’AT FIRST NATION

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Hixon Community Association

  • Luncheon for Seniors

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Houston Community Services Association

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Houston Link to Learning Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • HLL Food Kitchen
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
  • Skill Building Program

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Friends of Hudson’s Hope Society

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Delta King Place Housing Society

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Kitimat Community Services Society

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Autumn Lodge Society on behalf of Mackenzie Elks

  • Weekly Meal Service for Seniors

Mackenzie Arts Centre

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Mackenzie Counselling Services Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Food for Thought Program
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Mackenzie Public Library

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Mackenzie Share N Care

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Society of St. Vincent de Paul, St. Peter’s Pantry

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

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McBride Library

Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

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McLeod Lake Indian Band

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

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West Moberly First Nations

  • Caring and Sharing food support packages

Saulteau First Nations

  • Community Social and Wellness Services

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Active Support Against Poverty

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Advocacy – General Program Funding
  • Personal Safety and Information and Navigation

AiMHi – Prince George Association for Community Living

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Food Security Outreach Services
  • Safe Transportation
  • Virtual Outreach Services

Association Advocating for Women and Community (AWAC)

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Wellness Programming and Services

BC Schizophrenia Society

  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast
  • ACE Activity Centre
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
    Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Blackburn Community Association

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Canadian Cancer Society

  • Re-opening of the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) Kordyban Lodge Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Canadian Mental Health Association of Northern BC (CMHA) – Prince George

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Covid 19 Emergancy response for health
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.
  • Resource Housing Outreach
  • Roots – Donation of Boots, Shoes & Scarves
  • Safe Covid Transportation

Carefree Society

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Carney Hill Neighbourhood Centre Society

  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast
  • Hadih House Emergency Hampers
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Carrier Sekani Family Services

  • Transit Assistance Program

Central Interior Native Health

  • Transit Assistance Program

DP Todd Secondary School

  • Transit Assistance Program

Duchess Park Secondary School

  • Transit Assistance Program

Fraser-Fort George Museum Society

  • Barrier Free School Programs & Tech Up Outreach
  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Guru Nanak Langar

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Hadih House

  • Transit Assistance Program

Handy Circle Resource Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming

Intersect Youth and Family Services Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast
  • Intersect School Program
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Virtual Mental Health Supports for Children and Youth

Kelly Road Secondary

  • Transit Assistance Program

Kikino Metis Children and Family Services

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Learning Differences Centre

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

MCC Community Connections Resource Center

  • Transit Assistance Program

Ministry for Children and Family Development

  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast

Nezul Be Hunuyeh Child & Family Services

  • Transit Assistance Program

Niwikowin Metis Children & Family Services

  • Niwikowin Metis Children & Family Services

Northern Brain Injury Association

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Northern Health

  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast

Northern John Howard Society of BC

  • Health and Hygiene
  • Northern John Howard Society
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Resident Wellness Program
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Phoenix Transition House

  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast

Phoenix Transition Society

  • Crisis Intervention Counsellor
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic
  • Brown’s Social House PJ Drive
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Roots – Donation of Boots, Shoes & Scarves
  • Scotiabank Book Drive
  • Transit Assistance Program

Positive Living North No Kheyoh T’sih’en T’shena Society

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic
  • Winter Outreach

Prince George & District Elizabeth Fry Society

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Brown’s Social House PJ Drive
  • Emergency Food Hamper
  • Christmas Joy brought by distributing toys to families through a partnership with Christmas Wish Breakfast

Prince George Brain injured Group

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Social/Cognitive Rehab Group
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Prince George Council of Seniors

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Prince George Hospice Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Prince George Native Friendship Centre

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Prince George Needle Exchange / AIDS Prevention

  • Transit Assistance Program

Prince George New Hope Society

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Prince George New hope Society Drop-in and Support Services
  • Roots – Donation of Boots, Shoes & Scarves
  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Prince George New Life Centre

  • Transit Assistance Program

Prince George Public Library Board

  • Prince George Cognitive Care Kits

Prince George Secondary School

  • Transit Assistance Program

Prince George Sexual Assault Centre

  • Child and Youth Virtual Art Program
  • Circle of Truth Program for adult & teen male survivors
  • Men’s Support Services
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Sources Community Resources Society

  • The APA Parent Network: Autism Pre-Assessment in COVID-19

Spinal Cord Injury BC

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Northern Peer Support Program

St Patricks House

  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

Stroke Recovery Association of BC

  • Prince George Stroke Recovery Program/ General Activities Costs

The Governing Council for The Salvation Army in Canada – PG

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Transit Assistance Program
  • Thrift Store, Food Bank & Donation Depot Re-Start

YMCA of Northern BC

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Transit Assistance Program

Youth for Christ Prince George

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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North Coast Community Services Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Prince Rupert Indigenous Housing

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

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City of Quesnel, on behalf of North Cariboo Seniors’ Council

  • Meal Delivery for Seniors

Quesnel Women’s Resource Centre

  • Emergency Support to Vulnerable People due to COVID-19

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel

  • In School Programs Revised to Virtual/Social Distance

City of Quesnel, on behalf of North Cariboo Seniors’ Council

  • Taxi vouchers for seniors

North Cariboo Aboriginal Family Program Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Quesnel & District Child Development Centre Association

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Quesnel and District Seniors Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Quesnel Women’s Resource Centre

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Quesnel Shelter and Support Society (QSSS)

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

Canadian Mental Health Association Prince George Branch- Quesnel office

  • Funded through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Proton Foundation

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

The Grendel Group (Family Advocates)

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

The Office of the Wet’suwet’en

  • Funding provided through the UWNBC COVID-19 relief fund to provide crucial support during the pandemic

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Terrace and District Community Services Society

  • Cedars Affordable Housing – Community Garden
  • Community and Respite Services to Children, Youth and Families
  • Community Inclusion; Residential Support; 6 Residential programs and Cluster Apartments
  • Grocery Gift Card Program
  • Homeless Outreach Program
  • Homeless Outreach Program/Cold Weather Supply Program
  • Multisensory Room for Adults with developmental disabilities and acquired brain injures

Terrace Women’s Resource Centre Society

  • CVTIP Income Tax Program & Accessibility Services

Volunteer Terrace

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Caring For Caregivers
  • Connection Matters
  • Cooking Together Workshops
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming
  • YVC (Youth Volunteer Corps) Youth Uniting for a New Normal

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Royal Canadian Legion Valemount #266

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Valemount Children’s Activity Society

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) supplies provided for the staff and clients to continue the vital social service programming.

Robson Valley Community Services

  • Food and PPE supplies to support the population that got adversely affected by the pandemic

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Saik’uz First Nation

Community Garden

Carrier Sekani Family Services – Vanderhoof

  • Canadian Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP)
  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic

Connexus Community Resources

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Funded through UWNBC Community Response Funds to provide support to the agency’s pandemic response

Vanderhoof Neighbourlink Society

  • Hygiene products to continue serving the vulnerable population during the pandemic
  • Best Moms and Dads Group

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