Inspiration and Entertainment Celebrating 70 Years For United Way


Celebrate United Way’s 70th Anniversary with a great night in...

Robert Fine hosts an inspiring & entertaining evening of live music and colourful stories of our valley’s history, and those who've helped shape it.

We have an incredible evening lined up for you!

  • "70 Reasons, 1 Season" Cocktail making with Colin MacDougall of Ungava Gin; pre-purchase your Born to Shake Cocktail kit online when buy your Gala tickets and then pick up any time after Nov 15 from one of these participating local liquor stores: 

Kelowna: Urban Liquor Store (1973 Harvey Ave)

Penticton: Last Call Liquor Mart (2897 Skaha Lake Rd),

Vernon: Monashees Liquor Store (2901 30th St)

  • Order your Take Out Gala Night Dinner from one of our fabulous restaurant partners:

Kelowna: Freddy's Brew Pub 
Penticton: Brodo Kitchen
Vernon: The Med Express

Gather together safely, to celebrate & be inspired by seven decades in our valley. Our goal: to raise $70,000 for vital local programs that help our communities thrive, and support our most vulnerable neighbours.

Join us from anywhere for the 70th Anniversary "Stay at Home" Gala, presented by Sun Life Canada, a virtual evening of food & drink, music & laughs, inspiration and local love!

Get your Early Bird tickets until the end of October using Promo Code EARLY BIRD at

We had the great pleasure of chatting with United Way Executive Director Kahir Lalji about this amazing evening!