Robyn

  Today was Robyn's last day at Umbrella. Robyn has been a dedicated and relatable outreach worker with the Umbrella Society for the past two years. During that time, she has shared her kindness, wisdom and humor with everyone. We are incredibly grateful that she ...

Donation Tins

During the month of October, Umbrella has donation tins at all our local BC Liquor Stores. It may seem odd to see Umbrella in our local liquor stores, but we are pleased to have this opportunity to bring awareness to Umbrella while raising funds for people who struggle ...

6 days and counting…

Saturday is game day! If you haven't got your tickets, you should get on that! VIP are sold out and only general admission are left get your tickets here.  The Bruins are ready and their roster is confirmed. Ray BOURQUE Geoff COURTNALL Al IAFRATE Bob SWEENEY Dave ...

Justin

We want to tell you about Justin. Justin, who just whizzed through his probationary period and nailed his three month review, is our newest employee. This guy, who is so incredibly dedicated to his daughter, is part of our SAMI team and was hired directly from his pract...

Check out this prize!

Have we got a prize pack for the ultimate Bruins Fan! How about 2 tickets to catch a Bruins game, in Boston? Not only will you be a part of a huge hockey town, but you will get two night stay in a hotel close to the arena and dinner at Ray Bourque's restaurant Tresca. ...

Hockey Game Update

One week tomorrow is the big charity hockey game at The Q Centre with the Greater Victoria Firefighters taking on the Boston Bruins Alumni. We are ready to welcome NHL legends like Ray Bourque, Al Iafrate, Geoff Courtnall, Andrew Raycroft, Bob Sweeney and many more! As ...

Bronze Sponsors

Umbrella has been so grateful for all the community support we have received as we prepare for our second alumni hockey game. We wanted to take a moment to recognized our wonderful Bronze Level Sponsors: Bear Mountain has been a huge supporter over the last two ...

Roster Change

We just heard from the Bruins and Ken Linsmen is unable to play in our charity hockey game. We were pretty excited about Ken's replacement though, Geoff COURTNALL! The Courtnall's are very well known here in Victoria, and are heroes in the mental health and addiction wo...

So, you hate the Bruins?

So, you aren't a Bruins fan but you still want to support Umbrella? Well you are in luck! Blake, our corrections outreach worker and housing manager extraordinaire is lacing up his skates to play against the Bruins as part of the Greater Victoria Firefighters Team. Co...

Mistral Consulting Group LLP

When Jon and Anja at Mistral Consulting Group LLP offered to be a Silver Level Sponsor for our upcoming Boston Bruins Alumni Charity Hockey Game, we were incredibly touched. They're support for the Umbrella Society has been unfaltering since we first met them in May. N...