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
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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.
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
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
You can spread some warmth this holiday season by donating socks to the OSHaRE (Owen Sound Hunger and Relief Effort) & United Way Christmas Sock Campaign. In past 4 years we have provided a pair of socks, a mug and candy to the attendees of OSHaRE during the festive
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
Don’t miss “Geeky Trivia Night” Saturday, July 27th at 7 pm presented by Scenic City Game Emporium in support of the United Way Bruce Grey’s Backpack Program. To take part, simply pre-register your teams of 2 to 4 people before Friday, July 26th by emailing email@example.com or by calling 519-416-1230.
Since 2005, thanks to the generosity of our donors, we have packed and distributed over 23,000 backpacks to children of low income homes right across Bruce and Grey Counties. This summer, we will pack our 25,000th backpack and we are inviting you to help us celebrate by taking part in
Looking for a gift for that special educator? We are proud to announce our Teacher Thank You Campaign.
Looking for an end of year gift for that special educator? Lucky for you, today is the United Way Day of Action and we are proud to announce our Teacher Thank You Campaign. You can participate by donating $20 to sponsor each fully stocked backpack in honour of your special
Summer camp…for many of us it evokes memories of fireside sing-a-longs, nature hikes, arts and crafts, summer sports and meeting new friends. Experiences such as these are life changing and empowering. We believe that “every child deserves the chance to go to camp.” Right now in Bruce and Grey Counties