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Youth United challenge you to 50 not-so-random acts of positivity.

Youth United invited over 100 students from across the city to get to know other passionate young activists at this year’s Student Leadership Conference. Among the inspirations of the day was a list of ’50 Challenges’ (PDF)—fifty ideas celebrating everyday positivity, environmental … Continue reading

Calls to end homelessness in Canada are growing.

As the new, homelessness-focused nonprofit described in the Winnipeg Poverty Reduction Council’s (WPRC) Plan To End Homelessness in Winnipeg takes shape, calls to confront homelessness in Canada are growing. “What is needed now is momentum to deal with homelessness in a … Continue reading

Workplace of the Week: Canadian Blood Services. It’s in them to give!

How many chili recipes does it take to cook up a better community? At least six! Canadian Blood Services‘s spicy cookoff raised over $400 towards their $8000 goal, with 28 people cooking (or eating!) for a cause. The Red Hot … Continue reading

“They’re always here when you need them.”

Neighbourhood resource centres, like the one in North Point Douglas, provide a meeting place for people to get together, make friends, and build a community that knows each other. People might work on job searches, strengthen parenting skills, or access … Continue reading

Workplace of the Week: Manitoba Blue Cross cares about our community!

Over 80% of the staff at Manitoba Blue Cross gives to United Way. Blue really is “the colour of caring!” Besides inspiring an amazing 80%+ of their coworkers to give, Employee Campaign Chairs Darryl Evans and LaToya Gibbons (along with many committed, presumably hungry … Continue reading

Workshops: Nonprofit leadership & risk management.

Becoming a Leader People Want to Follow: Discover the secrets of making good decisions, the key laws of Leadership and More! October 21 at United Way of Winnipeg, 580 Main Street Leadership and management are not the same thing. Affirm your … Continue reading