All Donor Stories 2017-05-28T17:20:23+00:00

In the News – Kelowna Civic Award Winners

May 20th, 2017|

United Way CSO is proud to see Costco, a loyal corporate partner, being recognized for their generosity and community spirit. Way to go Costco! See the full list of award winners as posted on Global Okanagan: 2017 Kelowna Civic and Community Award Winners

Gorman Bros. Lumber supports community in a big United Way!

May 9th, 2017|

West Kelowna – The United Way Central and South Okanagan/Similkameen team recently visited Gorman Bros. Lumber to thank them for the incredible workplace campaign donation for 2016. Gorman’s donated $61,008 which makes them the #1 workplace donor in West Kelowna and one of the top 3 workplace campaigns for 2016. Funds

GRM hosts fundraiser at Rockets game

March 10th, 2017|

  March 10, 2017 (Kelowna) - Global Roadway Maintenance once again hosted their "Spinning Wheel" fundraiser at the Kelowna Rockets game Friday night raising $655 for the community! Rockets fans lined up for a chance to spin the wheel to win a number of great prizes.          

Jim Paterson

February 16th, 2017|

A long-time supporter of United Way, Jim has been a leadership donor for many years and has sat on our Board of Directors and countless committees in both Winnipeg and the Okanagan. He was also a core champion of the workplace campaign at the City of Kelowna before retiring two years

CRA workplace campaign exceeds fundraising goal

November 14th, 2016|

November 14, 2016 (Penticton) – The Canada Revenue Agency wrapped up a successful campaign by presenting the United Way CSO with a cheque for $25,758.85, their highest donation ever. This campaign was supported by both Kelowna and Penticton offices. Shown above: Bonnie Hall of United Way CSO (far right) accepts a

Pushor Mitchell donates over $18,000 to United Way

November 9th, 2016|

November 9, 2016 (Kelowna) – At the end of a successful workplace campaign, Pushor Mitchell LLP presented United Way CSO with a cheque for $18,177. This donation will go towards the 2016 campaign which will fund programs throughout the Central and South Okanagan/Similkameen.  Shown above (left to right): Jeremy Lugowy of

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