United Way Southern Vancouver Island serves the communities of southern Vancouver Island and the southern Gulf Islands that are located in the traditional, unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples including; the Lək̓ʷəŋən (Songhees) and Xwsepsum (Esquimalt) Nations here in the core area, the W̱SÁNEĆ Nations (W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip), BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin), SȾÁUTW̱(Tsawout), and W̱SIKEM (Tseycum)) and Pune’laxutth’ (Penelekut) out on the Saanich Peninsula and Gulf Islands, and to the west the Sc’ianew (Beecher Bay), T’Sou-ke, Pacheedaht, and MÁLEXEȽ (Malahat) Nations. We respectfully acknowledge that we live, work, and play within these traditional territories.
Thank You Corporate Partners
For years, United Way has been a leader in partnering with local businesses to help achieve their philanthropic goals. We provide opportunities for companies and their staff to support their local community. Sponsorship is one way companies can collaborate with us to align their support in a more impactful way.
By sponsoring an event or community initiative with United Way, your company will gain access to audiences throughout Southern Vancouver Island. Whether you are looking at targeting a specific market or a wider public audience to help promote your brand, expand network connections or engage employees in a meaningful experience, United Way has a sponsorship opportunity that will meet your business needs.
United Way is thankful for the companies that sponsor our events, print collateral and initiatives as well as those who provide advertising space and in-kind services. Your generosity allows United Way to add even more donor dollars towards important programs and services in our community.