Volunteers and translators are needed. Can you help? Do you speak other languages and are looking for ways to assist others during the COVID-19 pandemic? The Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce is developing a list of volunteers and translators that could be called upon to help those
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The COVID-19 pandemic has positioned a long road of unknowns and uncertainty before each of us. And where there is much that we cannot control – there is much that we can. Our humanity and compassion towards others is something within reach as is our understanding that we are
COVID-19 has impacted the lives of the most vulnerable in Bruce-Grey and we need your help! Please consider donating to our Pandemic Community Response Fund. This fund supports local agencies who are directly supporting those in our community whose lives and livelihood are affected by the coronavirus pandemic. 100% of
Let’s send some smiles to those who are isolated in long term facilities in our region! 🙂 We are putting a call out there to send a card or letter to those who are isolated and who are missing contact with their family and friends. It’s a great heartwarming
TheDo.ca: Bringing together people and resources to help the vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the United Way of Bruce Grey is launching two fundraising initiatives and a full volunteer engagement program to support the community. Pandemic Food Bank Fund – this fund will support food banks as they respond to an unprecedented increase in requests for food.
In response to recent government announcements about COVID-19 and our commitment to keeping staff, volunteers, and clients healthy, we are announcing that our office is currently closed to the public. This notice will be in effect until otherwise notified. Our goal is to assist clients as best we can
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
Tuesday, February 11th marked “211 Day” right across North America and here at the United Way, we are celebrating 11 years of the service being available in Bruce-Grey. 211 is an information and referral service that connects Canadians to non-emergency health, community and social services in their area. This
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
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