Preparing a Will can be intimidating. It can also be empowering. By laying out your wishes in a formal document, you can better control what happens after you pass and allow your family to grieve knowing they can follow your decisions. If you have a low or modest income, we
Monthly Archives: October 2020
Halloween traditions are important for our mental and social wellbeing. The Grey Bruce Public Health Unit recently released tips to provide guidance for a safe and happy Halloween. Have an online costume party or celebration Send Halloween themed cards and letters Arrange for contactless drop off of spooky crafts or
We are thrilled to congratulate Mike Rencheck, President and CEO of Bruce Power, on being named CEO of the Year by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. Mike’s leadership, dedication and commitment to community is beyond incredible and this award recognizes and celebrates all the wonderful traits that makes Mike so
Today, in support of #DressPurpleDay, we wear purple in support of vulnerable children, youth & families.
At the United Way of Bruce Grey, we believe that children have the right to be all that they can be and all should have the opportunity to live a life full of promise and possibility. That is why today, on #DressPurpleDay, we are all wearing purple to show our
Tuesday, October 27th is #DressPurple Day. Please join us by wearing purple in support of vulnerable children, youth and families.
This Tuesday, October 27th is #DressPurpleDay. This is a province-wide day that raises awareness about the important role that individuals and communities play in supporting vulnerable children, youth and families. This year, the campaign is more important than ever as the Covid-19 pandemic has created additional stressors for families across
Time is running out to apply for the Emergency Community Support Fund Round 2! The deadline is Friday, October 30th at 3 pm.
Time is running out to apply for the Emergency Community Support Fund Round 2! The deadline is next Friday, October 30th, 2020. Is your organization providing front-line services to vulnerable populations impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic? Registered charities as well as other qualified donees may be able to apply for
#FinancialFridays: Receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance or Survivor Benefit? Service Canada has an important reminder for you.
Do you receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance or Allowance for the Survivor Benefit? If so, Employment and Social Development Canada and Service Canada has an important reminder for you. During the week of October 5, 2020, Service Canada sent reminder letters and Statement of Income forms to clients in
Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force releases its IMPACT Report marking October 17th as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
Today, October 17th, is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. This year marks the 28th anniversary of the official UN declaration. On this day, the Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force is releasing it’s first IMPACT Report 2020. The IMPACT Report 2020 has been developed in partnership with the
#FinancialFridays: Financially affected by the Covid-19 pandemic? You may qualify for assistance. Learn more here.
Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) – ends when you’ve received 28 weeks of benefits or on October 3, 2020, whichever comes first. For those who applied through the Canada Revenue Agency, the last four-week period for the CERB was August 30, 2020 through Septemer 26, 2020. However, you can still
Is your organization providing front-line services to vulnerable populations impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic? Registered charities as well as other qualified donees may be able to apply for funding under the Canada Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF). The United Way of Bruce Grey has already released funding in the amount