Income from the fund will be disbursed to UNITI through the Semiahmoo Foundation on an annual basis. The funds will be used to support Surrey residents with intellectual disabilities at UNITI partner Peninsula Housing Estates Society properties to remain in stable housing.
This may include Rent assistance for those who have experienced hardships such as job loss, family emergencies and illness -
Health items to ensure the quality of life and health and safety, such as equipment and small renovations needed to assist in independent living.
Grocery items for people experiencing food insecurity.
Assistance to pay some bills.
Household items need to be replaced, but there are no immediate funds to do so.
ABOUT - UNITI
UNITI is the partnership of Semiahmoo House Society (SHS), Peninsula Estates Housing Society (PEHS), and The Semiahmoo Foundation (TSF). These three organizations work together to build and support an inclusive community that is welcoming to all. By leveraging the strengths of each organization, the partnership is better equipped to make a real difference in the lives of people, inspire other organizations in undertaking complex initiatives, and galvanize the development of healthy diversity and inclusion.
With UNITI, together we’re stronger internally, in our community and internationally. UNITI is about promoting inclusion and creating models that can influence societal change.
In order to properly recognize all donors for their contributions, SurreyCares Community Foundation will share your name and donation amount with the fund advisor unless you have checked the anonymous box on the donation form.
Donations to this fund will support the charity's general charitable purposes. Statements about the fund's purpose or how donations will be applied are reflective of the charity's current intent and are subject to change.
All donations to this fund will be permanently endowed.