The Greater Vancouver Regional District (GVRD) is a partnership of 21 municipalities and one electoral area that make up the metropolitan area of Greater Vancouver.
Burnaby occupies 98.60 square kilometers (38.07 square miles) and is located at the geographical centre of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. Situated between the City of Vancouver on the west and Port Moody, Coquitlam and New Westminster on the east, the City is further bounded by Burrard Inlet and the Fraser River on the North and South respectively. Burnaby, Vancouver and New Westminster collectively occupy the major portion of the Burrard Peninsula.
United Way has a 70-year history of helping people in the Lower Mainland. We began as a federated fundraiser - today United Way is a leader in the social services sector, providing resources, funding and expertise.
Volunteer Burnaby ia a key resource for volunteer involvement in our local communities. As part of a network of Volunteer Centres in the Lower Mainland, we are pleased to be able to meet your needs in working with volunteers.
The purpose of the library is to serve the Burnaby community by providing optimum access to library materials and services in support of equality of opportunity for people to pursue their self-defined goals.
helps our community develop programs and partnerships that will help prevent crime and increase general public awareness