Hamilton, ONTARIO – Today, United Way Halton and Hamilton (UWHH) launched their first podcast episode focusing on local social issues hosting a guest lineup of community advocates and thought leaders. “Digital platforms such as podcasts are becoming more significant as channels to reach a wider demographic and create dialogue around local societal challenges,” said Mike
Imagine for a moment, having to choose between paying rent or buying groceries. The hard truth, is that far too many in our community struggle with this reality every month. Unaffordable housing places significant stress on low-income Halton residents. Over 12,000 Halton Region residents — or 4.7 per cent — are of working poor households,
Today – International Youth Day – is when we celebrate the potential and promise of extraordinary young people all over the world. The United Nations has declared this day to recognize the role young women and men play as essential partners in change, and to raise awareness about the challenges and problems they face. Here
Anne Tennier is heading up United Way Halton & Hamilton's 2019 fundraising campaign. Tennier, president of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, is the campaign cabinet chair. This year’s campaign will address local issues including poverty, homelessness, senior isolation, mental illness and hunger, and will offer programming for children and youth. Read More.
Halton and Hamilton, ONTARIO – United Way Halton & Hamilton (UWHH) welcomes Anne Tennier, President of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), as their new Campaign Cabinet Chair for the 2019 fundraising efforts. Anne’s leadership of this year’s campaign will address local issues including poverty, homelessness, senior isolation, mental illness, hunger and
“This Impact Report highlights the many ways that your investment is connecting our neighbours to the social supports they need to live and prosper. As we continue on our course, we thank you for spreading local love that inspires and builds stronger communities by changing the odds,” stated Mr. Brad Park – CEO, United Way
Alectra Inc. raises $339,500 for United Way charities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area – Newswire
Alectra's 2018 United Way Fundraising Campaign raised more than $339,500 for the following United Way charities operating within the communities served by Alectra: United Way Greater Toronto, United Way Guelph-Wellington-Dufferin, United Way Halton & Hamilton, United Way Niagara, and United Way Simcoe Muskoka. Funds were raised through employee payroll deductions, special events and the company's
I’m Cam Galindo. I’m a long-time supporter of United Way Halton & Hamilton. June is Pride month, which is an exciting time to celebrate and recognize the achievements of the LGBTQ community such as myself. Your United Way fights hard every day to foster a strong sense of community where everyone has a sense of
The Community Foundation of Halton North has announced its 2019 grant recipients. This year, the foundation is distributing $73,000 to a variety of local charitable causes. Read more.
A local business and charity have teamed up to help feed vulnerable Georgetown residents. Employees from Saputo’s Georgetown division partnered with United Way Halton and Hamilton this week to prepare meals for those who access Food for Life’s weekly food program. The two organizations were busy in the kitchen at St. John’s United Church on