THE A PROJECT: Holiday Cards for Seniors

A Project Holiday Cards

Send Cheer and Encouragement to Local Seniors this Holiday Season This holiday season, THE A PROJECT is partnering with the Seniors Come Share Society and Tapestry Wesbrook Village to bring cheer and encouragement to local seniors who may be facing isolation. Even with some ability to connect in person, many seniors are still feeling disconnected…. Read more

Mentor a student through Beedie Luminaries

Beedie Luminaries

This fall, over 60 new students will be joining UBC through Beedie Luminaries – a social-profit enterprise designed to remove barriers by providing financial assistance and wrap-around support to promising students who are facing financial adversity. Recognizing that only 30% of students from low-income families attend post-secondary, Beedie Luminaries aims to level the playing field… Read more

Share Your Experience with UBC Students and Recent Alumni

Volunteer - Career Conversations with Students and Recent Grads

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many students and recent graduates have struggled to build their professional networks within the virtual environment. As networking is a pillar of career success, it is vital that our alumni community continues to build connections and practice networking skills that will serve them both in today’s virtual world and in… Read more

THE A PROJECT: Farm to Plate

The A Project

You are invited to join alumni UBC for THE A PROJECT: Farm to Plate, a summer volunteer series focused on linking local Okanagan harvest to UBC Okanagan students experiencing food insecurity. Monthly volunteer events will be held from May to September 2021 in partnership with the Okanagan Fruit Tree Project, led by UBCO alum Casey… Read more

Offer Virtual Resume Reviews and Interview Prep

Resume Review & Interview Prep

Whether you’re selecting a great resume from a stack of applicants or assessing interviewees to find just the right fit, you have likely developed hiring instincts that help you make these challenging decisions. Often, job seekers aren’t aware of how their resume and interview style is perceived by a potential employer. Help bridge this gap… Read more

Mentor a student through Beedie Luminaries

Beedie Luminaries

Become a Mentor. Support Bright Futures. This fall, over 60 new students will be joining UBC through Beedie Luminaries – a social-profit enterprise designed to remove barriers by providing financial assistance and wrap-around support to promising students who are facing financial adversity. Recognizing that only 30% of students from low-income families attend post-secondary, Beedie Luminaries… Read more

THE A PROJECT – Okanagan – Interested Volunteers

THE A PROJECT - alumni UBC Okanagan

alumni UBC is proud to launch THE A PROJECT, a volunteer program for UBC alumni to work shoulder-to-shoulder on local service projects in the Okanagan. If you wish to be among the first to hear about upcoming THE A PROJECT activities, please express your interest here.