Despite last month’s snow, the sun is out today and the hopeful buds of spring are on their way. There is a lot happening this spring at First United, and many ways you can take part in building our community.
How would you like to get involved with First this season?
|Roddan Lecture Series: Stéphan Corriveau, February 29|
You won’t want to miss this one. Stéphan Corriveau is a passionate advocate for protection of housing as a human right, stewarding land as a resource for the common good, and all of the ways that housing and housing security affect our lives here in Canada. Join us for what will be a fabulous conversation. Reserve your ticket here!
|Coming to You|
The Rev. Dr. Carmen Lansdowne is visiting congregations around the Lower Mainland this spring. She’ll share an update on our work and how your community can join us to bring sanctuary and justice to the Downtown Eastside. Will you attend?
– 27 Feb, South Arm United Church, Richmond
– 3 March, Golden Ears United Church, Maple Ridge
– 1 April, Canadian Memorial United Church, Vancouver
– 15 April, Highlands United Church, North Vancouver
– 28 April, Gladwin Heights United Church, Abbotsford
– 6 May, Jubilee United Church, Burnaby
Click here to see details and let us know you’ll be there!
|Join us on the Frontlines|
Monthly Donors are some of our most dedicated and impactful supporters. By joining us, you can provide stable, long-term support to our community in need. Monthly giving ensures that we can thoughtfully and respectfully plan for the future.To become a Frontline Supporter, click here.
|Golf Tournament – Registration Now Open!|
Our lucky 13th annual First United Golf Tournament tees off on May 25th. Will you join us this year? Last year, registration sold out completely. Golfers of all abilities, from novice to pro, are invited to spend a great day keeping the “fun” in fundraising. Don’t miss out: register today to secure your spot.
|Leave a Legacy|
The shift from winter to spring is a time of planning and thinking ahead. If you’re getting your affairs in order this season, would you consider leaving a legacy with First? Your generosity could ensure critical services are available to the most vulnerable for years to come. Find out more about bequests here.
|Keep Up with All Our Events|
Bookmark our events calendar here to make sure you never miss a chance to connect!