Outreach Programs

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    WUSC-UBC Refugee Fund

    WUSC-UBC Refugee Fund

    The continuing Syrian refugee crisis has sparked an outpouring of support from Canadians all over the country including here at UBC. You can join the efforts of students, faculty and more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    UBC project Globe in Peace is making lasting peace possible in post-genocide Rwanda

    UBC project Globe in Peace is making lasting peace possible in post-genocide Rwanda

    The genocide of 1994 in Rwanda was one of the bleakest moments in African history. 800,000 Tutsis were killed by Hutu extremists and, just nine years later, 63,000 convicted killers more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    Supporting Community Outreach at UBC Botanical Garden

    Supporting Community Outreach at UBC Botanical Garden

    During UBC Botanical Garden’s 100th Anniversary in 2016, the Garden created a new community outreach program to celebrate its history and make its future more accessible to vulnerable children, more

  • Priority Project

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    If you take a walk around our campus, you will see the impact of our supporters everywhere. Click on the points below to find out more—where will you make a more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    The History Education Network/Histoire et éducation en réseau (THEN/HiER)

    The History Education Network/Histoire et éducation en réseau (THEN/HiER)

    Your support will help raise students’ historical consciousness and heighten understanding of collective heritage, improving not only their learning, but also their positions as global citizens. more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    Mobile Dentistry

    Mobile Community Dental Clinic

    In 2015, UBC Dentistry invites you to support its new initiative: the Mobile Community Dental Clinic. Inspired by the beginnings of its patient treatment program, the new mobile clinic will more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    Sauder Social Entrepreneurship – Kenya: Empowering Impoverished Communities

    Sauder Social Entrepreneurship – Kenya: Empowering Impoverished Communities

    The mission of SSE – Kenya is to uplift the lives of African youth and their communities through sustainable entrepreneurship. more

    Community Engagement, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Building Academic Retention through K9's - B.A.R.K

    Building Academic Retention through K9’s – B.A.R.K

    Building Academic Retention through K9’s (BARK) brings together university students and trained therapy dogs and handlers in an effort to reduce stress, combat homesickness, foster interpersonal more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    Morita Evaluation Research Grant

    Morita Evaluation Research Grant

    The purpose of this project is to investigate the effectiveness and outcomes of an innovative intervention program: the Action-Based Psychosocial Reconciliation Approach (ABPRA) Program. It is more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Surgeons in Ghana

    Improving the health of Ugandan children

    Uganda is facing a crisis in its ability to provide surgical care to its children. 48.3% of Ugandans are under age 15, yet Uganda has only one certified pediatric surgeon. more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    The Clyde Hertzman Legacy Fund

    The Clyde Hertzman Legacy Fund

    Family and colleagues of Dr. Clyde Hertzman have established the Clyde Hertzman Legacy Fund to support academic investigation and community initiatives that strengthen the social and emotional more

    Research Excellence