Creating opportunities
for a better life
for everyone.

Workplace of the Week: St. James-Assiniboia School Division

This was St. James-Assiniboia School Division’s—or #SJASD, as they’re tagged on Twitter—very first year in the United Way Plane Pull. And they “pulled in” a ton of enthusiasm, school spirit and fundraising dollars! SJASD’s team, the Principull Hercs, were the … Continue reading

Campaign 2014 kicks off with hundreds #PullingForThePeg.

Planes pulling. Perogies piled on plates. And a bold goal of raising $20.7 million this year to help make poverty a thing of the past, see every child enter school ready to learn, support strong communities and healthy people and … Continue reading

When we all pull together, we’re #PullingForThePeg.

City buses. Fire trucks. Hercs. Boeing 727s. If it’s big and heavy, you can bet a fierce team of fundraisers or volunteers is pulling it this month for United Way. Why so many heavy objects slowly-but-surely inching forward by comparatively diminutive … Continue reading

Planes, perogies & #PullingForThePeg!

Our 2014 Campaign Kickoff & Plane Pull is right around the corner! Set for September 12, this year’s event is filling up quickly and promises to be an exciting start to the annual campaign. 10:30am Team Registration 11:00am Campaign Kickoff … Continue reading

Where United Way invested in 2013.

Have you ever wondered where, exactly, United Way invests the donations you make? Our shared vision of a thriving community where everyone can reach their potential includes investment in 3 key focus areas. Here are the concrete results of last … Continue reading

Dream on: endless possibilities for a better Winnipeg.

Our annual Community Luncheon & AGM is one the best moments of the year: old friends coming together to celebrate everything we’ve done together and all the progress we’ve seen in the past year. We were pleased to share the … Continue reading