(OWEN SOUND, ONTARIO) September 27, 2016 – Community Foundation Grey Bruce will release its first Vital Signs report on Tuesday, October 4 at 10 am in the atrium of the Grey Bruce Health Unit, 101-17th Street East, in Owen Sound, Ontario. Please join us to hear highlights of the
United Way Bruce Grey meets with Minister of Energy to discuss progress on reducing electricity bills OWEN SOUND, ON – September 16, 2016 – United Way Bruce Grey sat down with Ontario’s Minister of Energy, the Hon. Glenn Thibeault, to discuss energy costs and thank him for the
As we are now into August, we need to hear from parents who need a backpack for their kids. Our plan is to have them delivered prior to the Labour Day weekend, but ONLY if we know in advance who needs them. We cannot guarantee delivery to your community in
A question was posed on social media this week: do the LEAP grants actually make a difference to people who need help paying their bills? We decided to crunch our numbers 211 Leap files for electricity 28% of applicants had their bills paid in full 22% had less than $100
For Immediate release; 2015-2016 Utility Report – Rural Ontario in Crisis Bruce Grey Utility Assistance report – 2015-2016 (web) The United Way of Bruce Grey wanted to get a larger picture of energy poverty in our region and acknowledge the other organizations who also take on the task of keeping
We had a wonderful day with Belfor out on 20th Street..numbers are still being totaled. Thank you to Belfor, all the volunteers and the hungry hungry people that dropped by.
2020 Backpacks in 2016? The United Way of Bruce Grey is kicking off its annual Backpack Program with a fundraising BBQ at Belfor Property Restoration 2020 20th Street East Owen Sound. Getting off on the right foot from the first day of school to the last day is essential for
On June 3– Volunteers, community partners and county staff are coming together to build a youth engagement pavilion at the Alpha Street housing community in Owen Sound. Tradespeople and volunteers are donating their time and expertise to build the pavilion, which will be a resource for youth in the community.
Food Bank Report 2016 The United Way of Bruce Grey in partnership with the Food Security Action Group of the Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force are releasing their 2015 Hunger Report : WTF – Where’s The Food! Area food banks have noted a 92% increase in the number visits throughout
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