The UBC Community United Way Campaign

The UBC Community United Way Campaign is an annual workplace campaign that runs in the fall and creates a great opportunity for students, staff and faculty on campus to connect, network and raise funds for a great cause – United Way of Lower Mainland.

Countdown to campaign:

Upcoming Events


Week of Caring
Our 2018 UBC Community United Way Campaign kicks off on October 9th - Week of Caring. A week dedicated to fundraising events and bringing awareness to United Way of Lower Mainland. All event details can be found on this website!


Customer Participation Days
Show your support for the United Way and purchase a care cookie for a loved one or yourself 🙂 All proceeds go directly to alleviating poverty and providing programs and services for kids and seniors.


The Great Pancake Race X
The Great Pancake Race is a community-building, awareness-raising, kick-off event for UBC’s United Way campaign. Prizes to be won, including best costumes! Come out to the Rec Centre on October 9th and take home the pan-trophy 🙂


SHHS Pancake Breakfast
Stop in the Life Building on October 10th and join our friends from SHHS! They are putting on a delicious pancake breakfast for you and your colleagues, proceeds raised go towards the United Way!


UBC Library/United Way Spelling Bee
Join us for the United Way and UBC Library Spelling Bee on Wednesday, October 11th. To register your team, please contact UBC Library Administration (library.adminsupport@ubc.ca, 604 822 5142).


Meet Seymour the Sea Otter
He's back! October 12th, the United Way's mascot - Seymour the Sea Otter is touring our campus. Seymour loves healthy, caring and inclusive communities, hugs, holding hands and selfies (especially with students!)


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