Author Archives: United Way

Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) Application details

The Government of Canada, through Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), has been working with United Way Centraide Canada (UWCC), Community Foundations of Canada and the Canadian Red Cross to establish the foundational program design for the Emergency Community Support Fund. Si vous avez des questions ou souhaitez présenter une

Poverty, Health and Covid-19

What will be the impact of a possible pandemic on the Not-For-Profit and Charitable Sector? – Information Session Monday March 16th – 7:30 am Grey Bruce Health Unit Register here: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/united-way-of-bruce-grey/events/not-for-profit-pandemic-planning There are 950,000 people in Ontario who rely on provincial social assistance programs. If people are living on a

2019 Living Wage

“If we set the bar on what we can endure, we will never thrive as a community or an economy. A living wage adds to the economy, building capacity and reducing people’s dependency on support programs. A living wage allows one to live, not just exist.” Francesca  Dobbyn, executive director,

Pathways Project: visible minority newcomer and immigrant women survey

Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce project is inviting visible minority newcomer and immigrant women to participate in this survey. The results will be used in developing programs to help overcome employment barriers.   The survey runs till December 31, 2019. To fill out a questionnaire online, click on the

Deadline extended: Job Posting: Pathways Employment Development Workers

Job Posting Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce Project Pathways Employment Development Workers Posting Date:  Wednesday July 24, 2019 Two (2) Pathways Employment Development Workers: Full – Time Contract Positions, $25 hour ________________________________________________________________________ Project Overview “Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce Project” is an 18-month (August

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