Blog Posts from November, 2015

10 Things to do in Vancouver on a Rainy Day

Don't let your plans get derailed just because Raincouver acts up again. Grab an umbrella like a local and have fun exploring our beautiful city even...

GivingTuesday: We celebrate you!

December 1 is GivingTuesday, a day to celebrate and encourage giving back. We can’t think of a better way to mark this day than to celebrate the...

How to cope with unemployment uncertainty

If you’re unemployed, feeling anxious and uncertain about your future, you are not alone! Feelings of uncertainty after job loss are not uncommon...

YWCA Holiday Giving: Simplify the Season

The winter holidays are meant to be a time to celebrate with loved ones, and for peace and reflection; a time to spend with the most important people...

Corporate teams face off to raise money for YWCA financial literacy program

Could you imagine surviving on an income of $20,000 a year in Vancouver? Would that be enough for you to raise your children, put healthy food on the...

How to Make the Most Out of Mentorship in Your Job Search

Finding meaningful, stable employment after graduating from university or college can be a challenge. You’ve made a big financial investment in your...

YWCA Cause We Care House is fully funded

Thanks to our extraordinary supporters, our capital campaign to build YWCA Cause We Care House is now complete. Located in Vancouver’s Downtown...

Stress and the job hunt: Are we dealing with stress the wrong way?

For most of us, job hunting, and interviews especially, can be stressful. We have long-held beliefs, or mindsets, that stress is bad for us and that...