Inspiring Stories

Thunderbird Elementary School Visit

The KidsFirst program at Thunderbird Elementary was the very first after school care program we funded.  When we started our research a couple of years ago, we had the pleasure of spending time with Henry, the principal at the time, and his very dedicated and caring staff - all with immense passion for the kids in the school. 

A Visit To McDonald School

CWC has funded portions of the after school care programs at 4 inner city schools this year; because, simply, single moms who want to work and struggle with poverty need care for their kids.  Which allows them to work.  Knowing their kids are safe. 

Cause We Care Foundation Gives Again

It was a proud moment for Cause We Care Foundation yesterday as they presented Thunderbird Elementary School a cheque for $36,000 for the Kids First After School Program.  This program provides a healthy snack and additional support for kids in need.

Queen Alexandra School Visit

A few years ago, we added After School Care to our mandate to help where and when we could, depending on our incredibly generous and compassionate donors.  Long story short, we are now able to fund after school programs at 4 inner city schools!   Moms that know their kids have a place to be after school can work.

Supporting Women In Trades Training

Since 1994 Tradeworks has been providing training in life and employment skills and training in the trade of carpentry. Through their Women's Workshop over 48 women annually are provided essential skills for entry to employment in the trades.

KPU’s A Night In Wonderland

This is a group that inspires, and they are sincere.   WE were the ones that felt honoured.   Single mothers & kids that will benefit in so many ways from this evening.   In thanks and appreciation, you guys are awesome.

Kids First At Hastings Elementary

CWC is also pleased to announce that a total of $251,475 of funds has been pledged to four Vancouver schools, including Hastings Elementary, to enable them to continue their Kids First after-school programs over the next three years.

Kids First Visit McDonald Elementary

Cause We Care Foundation has committed to supporting KidsFirst after school programs at 4 inner city schools in Vancouver; single moms with kids who are struggling with poverty require a few basic  things – housing, safe care for their kids so they can work, daily necessities. 

YWCA Cause We Care House

It was with much anticipation, excitement and pride that we attended the official groundbreaking ceremony for the Vancouver Public Library's at Strathcona Branch and the YWCA Cause We Care House on Monday, January 19th.

After School Programs: April Fundraiser

Our April Fundraiser party was an amazing success for after school programs in our city!  Thank you to our sponsors, Haywood Securities, Monique Badun and Kim Craig of MacDonald Realty, Scott Wilson, Equinox Gallery, Hawskworth Restaurant, Provident Security and Sim Digital for supporting our event.