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Our Backpack Program is winding down and we have so many people to thank!

As our Backpack Program begins to wind down for the summer, we are so thankful for so many people and organizations who came together to help make a difference in the lives of local children. We wish to thank all of our AMAZING donors and volunteers whose support is the

Our School Supply Drive in support of our Backpack Program is on!

Have you heard about our School Supply Drive in support of our Backpack Program? This program supplies fully stocked backpacks to children of low income families across Bruce and Grey Counties. This year, due to the economical effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are expecting our backpack numbers to be

Our Backpack Program needs your help!

The deep economic effects of the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted many in our region and we need your help now more than ever to insure our Backpack Program can adequately serve families in need. Already, we are seeing a large surge in agency requests for backpacks and we are expecting

Scenic City Game Emporium presents Geeky Trivia Night in support of our Backpack Program.

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 sceniccitygames@hotmail.com or by calling 519-416-1230.

Help us celebrate our 25,000th Backpack with our Great Canadian Backpack Challenge!

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

The United Way Bruce Grey has TWO VIP TICKETS to see THE ROLLING STONES with a PREPAID PARKING PASS up for auction in support of their Backpack Program!

Seize this “one-chance-in-a-lifetime” opportunity to see THE ROLLING STONES on their NO FILTER TOUR as part of CANADA ROCKS live in concert at Burl’s Creek Event Grounds on Saturday, June 29, 2019!   Through Sydenham Auctions, we are holding an online auction for TWO TICKETMASTER ISSUED VIP TICKETS (row 30)

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