Last year was the inaugural The Next event, a fundraising gala hosted by United Way’s GenNext Council to celebrate, grow connections with other young leaders, and give back to the community at the same time! The 2011 Cirque theme was a smash hit with almost $18,000 raised for the community in just one night. This
There was no stopping hundreds of city, provincial and federal employees in Winnipeg today as they kicked off their 2012 United Way campaigns with the fourth annual Tri-Government Bus Pull.
152 great golfers, 55 generous sponsors, $107,918 raised, and one amazing day! Despite some questionable clouds in the morning, and a torrential downpour by dinner, the weather during the day couldn’t have been much better and the 20th Annual United Way Golf Tournament Pine Ridge Golf Club on August 1st, 2012 was a tremendous success!
Plane Pull 9 – the official kickoff of United Way’s 2012 Campaign – is right around the corner! Set for September 21, 2012, this year’s event features changes that will make it the best Plane Pull ever.
You’re welcome at our AGM on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at the Winnipeg Convention Centre (375 York Street), 3rd Floor, Hall B. Single tickets for lunch are $35, and a table for 10 is $315. Doors open at 11 am, lunch seating is at 11:30 am, and the AGM follows at 1:10 pm. Please RSVP by
The abstract work of prolific octogenarian Regina artist John Coleshaw Sr. is a vibrant, colourful expression of “a gentle and generous soul.”
This festival was developed in 2010 to increase public awareness of the work needed for the elimination of social inequality and racial discrimination.
With campaign entering the home stretch, United Way is relying on Winnipeggers to pick up the pace and raise the remaining $2.5 million required to meet this year’s campaign goal.
The At Home/Chez Soi project will have an exhibit of photographs from participants in the Housing First project, a project that provides services and housing to people experiencing serious mental health issues and homelessness.
Ace Burpee has set out to raise $100,000 for the United Way this Fall.