• Family resource centres make a big difference all across Winnipeg.

    "When families live in difficult situations,

    there are things our community can do to help."
  • "Life is never easy for anybody,

    but I open that door and I have a sense of home." It's where Dawn finds her community.
  • "It's a larger poverty to see no possibility."

    Mary finds a new path and lifts the shadow of poverty.

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Canad Inns cares about the youth in our community.

Canad Inns corporate office kicked off their company-wide United Way campaign with some inspiring words from Philipa Caplan from Macdonald Youth Services (MYS), a United Way partner agency. Sponsored executive Katie Dubienski said the Canad Inns employees listening to Philipa were … Continue reading

Breakfast at Costco

Costco Wholesale on St. James serves up breakfast for employees’ United Way kickoff. Costco Wholesale on St. James Street held their campaign kickoff on Friday with a breakfast feast and inspiring words for about 100 employees gathered in their food … Continue reading

Kindness & warmth for Winnipeg kids.

Koats for Kids puts out the call! Mittens, gloves, hats, toques, scarves, boots, snow pants. And, of course, coats. All kids should have what they need to keep warm during our harsh Winnipeg winter, but the reality is not all do. … Continue reading

United Way’s 12th Annual Plane Pull!

Blue sky and smiling faces at Plane Pull 12. Thousands came out to cheer on a record 64 teams pulling for a better Winnipeg at the 12th annual United Way Campaign Kickoff & Plane Pull on Friday. Ace Burpee, who … Continue reading

Turning compassion into action

Help a homeless person transition into a home! United Way of Winnipeg, as part of Peace Days, is supporting Doorways housing first approach to help people moving from homelessness to independent living. We are looking for gently used or new … Continue reading

Pulling for love.

MTA hosts another successful United Way Truck Pull. The 6th annual Manitoba Trucking Assocation (MTA) United Way Truck Pull broke new ground on Friday at the Polo Park Shopping Centre parking lot. “Fourteen teams is the most we’ve ever had in … Continue reading