Richard Henry manages the day to day and commercial operations at the United We Can. He is committed to the great community work that UWC does – and is particularly proud of the money that the program puts back into the Downtown Eastside community. His pride in his work extends to the people he works with everyday – people who UWC believe in and support that might otherwise be left behind.
Yvonne was born in Bombay (now Mumbai) India and raised in Hong Kong.
In 1992 she immigrated to Vancouver Canada and in 2001 started working for United We Can doing a variety of jobs throughout the facility.
After studying part time at BCIT she graduated with a degree in accounting. Today Yvonne is responsible for many accounting functions on a daily basis such as Payroll , GST , WCB, and monthly statements for both boards .In her spare time Yvonne is a volunteer for S.U.C.C.S.S. , Canada Revenue short term tax season and Free Geek which is a computer recycling non-profit organization.
Yvonne is proud to be a member of United We can as she feels we are very honest and do not take advantage of those who rely on our services. She is committed to helping the environment through recycling but more importantly is very proud of the many people that United We Can employs on both a full time and part time basis.