First United Church


We're an overnight shelter and a daytime place of hospitality for downtown #Vancouver's #homeless & those with insecure housing. Tweets by ^NAT, ^HF & ^VOL.

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Community member Jeet Corporation just sold a piece of art thru ! Go Jeet! ^NAT

Relationship Dealmakers & Dealbreakers, from the wall of the women's shelter space area. #goodadvice ^NAT

Busy day at #FirstUnited! The rain and cold are bringing in lots. Of people. ^NAT

Thanks Kasey, Julia & everyone at for the amazing clothing donation! Way to drive! ^NAT

Thank you to our insurers for designating us a "Broker Supported" #AvivaCF entry! ^NAT

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We are only 7 votes away from 400! Please vote! #AvivaCF ^NAT

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We're only 3 votes away from 300!! Https:// ^NAT

Who's that fashionista? Never mind that, where did she get her outfit? The First United Thrift Store of course! ^NAT

First United's coffee program on #NationalCoffeeDay! #DTES #homelessness #hopefulness #dignity ^NAT

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Have extra towels? Please consider donating to our hygiene program! You'll be helping a lot of people. Pls RT ^NAT

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Graffiti on a door in #Strathcona "You are loved". #DTES #YVR ^NAT

What a touching message from one of our shelter residents. #Foodsecurity #foodjustice #DTES #love #Gratitude ^NAT

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"Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul..." #quote #Gandhi ^NAT

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Check it out! South Arm United's 55th Annual Country Fair is coming 09-20! More family fun than u can handle! ^NAT

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Our staff organic scraps tub . #WrapYourScraps

So grateful to have awesome vol here 2day helping us with social media stuff! ^NAT

Friends, we need your help! Check the link. ^NAT

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It's BEAUTIFUL out here at ! ^NAT

Our awesome registration team at the golf tournament! ^NAT

WOW! Just got a HUGE donation of Respiro Outerwear from a former volunteer! ^NAT