Lacing Up for a Good Cause

We are delighted to have seasoned runner and Shelter Manager Raman Khaira return to represent First United at the 2016 Sun Run on April 17th, 2016. Raman will be collecting pledges to support First United programs that benefit people experiencing homelessness. You can join Raman and run in the Sun Run too! Click…

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Registration Opens for 9th Annual Golf Tournament for the Homeless

Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Golf Tournament for the Homeless, taking place May 30th, 2016 at the University Golf Club. Golfers of all abilities, from novice to pro, are invited to join First United for a fun-filled day of golfing with friends plus a fantastic evening barbeque…

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First United Thrift Store in the news!

First United was thrilled to give CBC reporter Samantha Garvey a tour of our thrift store, where we chatted about some of the most peculiar gifts we've received (disco ball, anyone?), and offered supporters some tips for preparing donations. Check out the story here!

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Coalition Honours Families and Advocates as Canada Launches National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C.- December 10, 2015) Earlier this week, the Canadian Government announced the launch of the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, beginning with pre-inquiry consultation. The Coalition on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls honours families and advocates who fought tirelessly for…

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