At UBC, nearly 600 staff and faculty are United Way donors. In 2018, the UBC United Way campaign goal is to increase that to 1,000 donors. On Oct. 9, you will receive an email from the United Way campaign with information if you are interested in becoming a donor.
This year’s campaign is raising funds to help everyone in our communities thrive, with a focus on helping seniors and children in the Lower Mainland.
The Great Pancake Race (Oct. 9; registration deadline Oct. 5 at 12:00 p.m.): The Great Pancake Race for United Way promises flip-tastic fun for all. The stakes are high as teams of four vie for the coveted Pan Trophy.
SHHS Pancake Breakfast (Oct. 10): Meet up with colleagues and friends at the UBC Life building for a pancake breakfast to kick-off the United Way campaign! Entry is by donation.
UBC Library/United Way Spelling Bee (Oct. 11; registration deadline Oct. 5): UBC faculty, staff, and students are invited to create teams of 4-10 people and compete for glory in this annual event to raise awareness for the United Way. Team entry fees are by donation, with all proceeds going to support UBC’s annual United Way campaign.