The United Way of Bruce Grey is issuing an urgent year end appeal for donations. “As we head into the end of the year, we are significantly below our fundraising goals for our Backpack Program” explains Francesca Dobbyn, Executive Director. “We didn’t receive summer student funding, but we still needed
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On behalf of the Board of Directors and staff of the United Way of Bruce Grey, we wish everyone all the best for the holidays and beyond. We also want to extend a very special thank you to our donors and volunteers whose generosity has touched so many lives
Looking to do some year end giving and want to give back to your community as well? When you make a donation to the United Way of Bruce Grey, you can specify where to designate the funds by selecting a cause that is near and dear to your heart. All funds
Are you a newcomer woman who has relocated to Bruce or Grey Counties? Or, are you an employer that hires newcomers? If so, we want to hear from you!
Are you a newcomer woman who has relocated to Bruce or Grey Counties? Or, are you an employer that hires newcomers? If so, our Pathways Project would love to hear from you. The Project is conducting surveys to better understand the needs of newcomer women and current trends with respect
Want to thank that special educator for all that they do? Our “Thank An Educator” Gift Certificates are back!
Looking for a unique holiday gift for that special educator and want to give back to your community as well? This Christmas, why not consider a donation to our Backpack Program in honour of that amazing teacher, educational assistant or early childhood educator. For a minimum donation of just
Please join us for our annual “Brown Bag Challenge” as part of Giving Tuesday on December 3, 2019. This global day of giving is recognized worldwide as the first day of the giving season and it’s a wonderful way to give back and help those in need across Bruce
The United Way of Bruce Grey and the Welcoming Communities Grey Bruce Committee are thrilled to announce an investment of $246,576.00 from Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada in funding the Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce Project. May Ip and Olga Gura have been hired as Pathways Development
Today we are saying goodbye and best wishes to our treasured co-worker and friend Holly Devlin. Holly will be officially embarking on her retirement later this afternoon. Holly has been providing financial literacy counselling in the area for over 25 years. In 1998, she was one of the founding board
Drop by Staples Owen Sound from Thursday, August 22nd to Saturday, August 24th and help us Stuff The Bus full of school supplies for our Backpack Program. Our Stuff The Bus event is an opportunity for the public to give back to their community by donating school supplies or by
LCBO has been supporting the United Way by hosting point-of-sale campaigns province wide for several years. This year, the campaign “Buy Local Give Local” was launched on July 25th and will run until August 12th. During this time, LCBO cashiers will be asking customers if they would like to donate