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Breakfast focused on youth mental health, campaign progress

$7.5 million raised by generous Winnipeggers so far, over $20 million needed On Friday 200  Winnipeggers gathered at Robert A. Steen Community Centre for breakfast and to learn more about the importance of connecting Winnipeg youth with mental health supports … Continue reading

The greatest gift

Neighbourhood family centre brings healing. Human connection is one of the greatest gifts to be found at a neighbourhood family centre. When Malofo Fofana lost her husband to cancer in 2014 the Winnipeg Central Park Women’s Resource Centre gave her … Continue reading

Calandra’s story

Your gift means more job skills and money management training so people can stand on their own, above the cycle of poverty. People like Calandra, who struggled to find work and make ends meet after high school. “I was kind … Continue reading

Mirela’s story

Your gift means more support for people in need, close to home. People like Mirela, who looked for help at a neighbourhood family centre after her dad died. “I went looking for guidance…initially for my mental health and depression because my … Continue reading

A new Way, together.

After a year of conversations with Winnipeggers, United Way unveils our 2016-2019 Strategic Plan. About 500 community members gathered on the historic rail bridge above the Assiniboine River at The Forks Wednesday to learn about the strategic plan that will guide … Continue reading

Leah’s story

Your gift means more support for Winnipeg families right where they live. For Leah, a single mom of six, the help she got through a neighbourhood family centre kept her kids fed and brought her out of depression and isolation. … Continue reading