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Drive thru and show your local love to support over 3000 children, youth, families and seniors in your community!

We are excited to be kicking off the 2018 United Way Campaign with the 7th Annual United Way Drive-Thru Breakfast presented by the Penticton Lakeside Resort. The main entrance will again transform into a drive-thru experience like no other!

Over 800 breakfast bags (including kids bags) worth over $50 will be delivered to “drive-thru guests”, in exchange for donations to support vulnerable people in your community.

When:    September 20, 2018 @ 6:30 – 9:00 AM 

What:     Drive your community forward. Donate. Dig in!!

Here’s what to expect as a Drive Thru guest:

  • Handouts: Hot breakfast sandwich, Tim Horton’s coffee and treats, Penticton Herald newspaper, water from London Drugs, Doggy treats, window washing by the Penticton Vees, IGA grocery bag.
  • Breakfast bag contents: IGA fresh muffin, banana, Mott’s apple sauce, Nutrigrain bar; SunRype juice and fruit or energy bar;  apple from The Apple Barn, Old Dutch chips and more!
  • Kids breakfast bags with all of the above and kids toys and games.
    • Wendy’s Frosty coupon – kids bags
    • Loco Landing passes
    • Ice cream coupon at The Peach
  • Chance to win incredible Grand Prizes including:
    • Vancouver Sports Getaway – trip for 2 to Vancouver with 2 BC Lions tickets, Hotel and Breakfast for 2 at Metrotown Hilton, Shark Club Gift Card – Value at over $400
    • Vancouver Canuck’s jersey signed by the Daniel Sedin – Priceless!
    • Penticton Speedway Family Pass for 2017/2018 season with ride-along during Hit to Pass and concession voucher – $400 value
    • Summerland Wine and Golf Experience – 1 night deluxe room at Waterfront Resort, Wine Pairings and tour at Sumac Ridge Winery, 2 rounds of golf at Sumac Ridge golf course – value: $350
    • Naramata Wine Tour – details pending!
    • 2 box seat tickets at SOEC to Celtic Thunder and $50 slot play – Cascades Casino – value: $300
    • 2 box seat tickets at SOEC to 3 Days Grace – Cascades Casino – $300 value
    • Great Estates Okanagan – Wine gift basket – value $175
    • Nature’s Fare gift basket – value $125
    • Time Flies kids gift basket
  • Coupons from local community-minded partners:
    • Penticton Speedway Family passes
    • Nature’s Fare – $10 off with $50 purchase
    • BC211.ca info card – free online local database of social services

Companies and Workplaces – special offer!

Download and submit a pre-order form by September 18, 2018. No lineups! Orders over $500 receive a photo opp and social media mention. Drive your community forward…pre-order today!

Check out Global Okanagan’s promo:


Contact: Marianne Dahl, UW CSO 1-855-232-1321 or Erin Moore @ PLR 250-493-9752

Thanks to our amazing corporate partners, sponsors and contributors: 

Host and Presenting Sponsor: 

Media Sponsors:






Bag Sponsor:


Gold Sponsors:






Silver Sponsors:

Sign Sponsor: 

Bronze Sponsors:

Aurora Print Solutions – Note pads and printed handouts

Great Estates Okanagan

London Drugs

Old Dutch

Summerland Waterfront Resort

Time Flies Indoor Play