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Workplace of the Week: Community spirit growing at Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods.

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Food’s United Way campaign is growing! We’re profiling this enthusiastic company for their passion and their strong growth. We talked to the good folks at Manitoba Harvest about how seriously they take giving back to their community. Just … 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

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

Workplace of the Week: HSC raises over $100,000 for a stronger community!

Health Sciences Centre has just finished a phenomenally successful “Give the Way You Want to Give” joint campaign, raising over $110,250—exceeding last year’s totals and still growing! Starting with the lofty goal of raising $100,000, the HSC Your Charity at … Continue reading

Report Session 1: 46% of the way to goal!

Almost halfway there! The first of our four Campaign Report Sessions took place at the Delta Winnipeg’s Grand Ballroom, with a buffet breakfast and wise words on the incalculable value of young people from West Broadway Youth Outreach’s Ken Opaleke. … Continue reading

Keeping pace to raise $20 million+ for our community!

Numerous organizations give the annual United Way Campaign—which kicks of in September and wraps in January—a huge boost in the early weeks. These “Pacesetter” corporations and workplace campaigns get us off to a great start. We’re already closing in on … Continue reading