A community garden is growing again, and community health and spirit is growing along with it. Working alongside newcomer families, RBC Royal Bank teamed up with Immigrant Integration & Farming Worker Co-op (IIFC) to build new garden plots and grow the Rainbow Community Garden for a United Way Day of Caring. The expansion means even more
On July 6, 2012, our city lost a great leader and devoted champion. But Bill Norrie’s legacy of community service and spirit will live on for Winnipeggers everywhere, including the volunteers and staff at United Way of Winnipeg.
Hundreds of volunteers work to make our city a better place through United Way every day. In workplaces there are staff strengthening our community through Days of Caring, Employee Campaign Chairs, Canvassers & committees who inspire their peers to raise money, and the Speakers’ Bureau volunteers who share how that makes a difference in people’s lives. There
100: Gail Asper: In what was largely a dull election, Gail dropped some serious rhymes encouraging people to vote. Type Gail Asper into Google and all the suggestions have the word rap in them. Word indeed.
Volunteer Canada and Investors Group today released new emotionally-charged videos to promote National Volunteer Week 2011 in collaboration with Volunteer Ottawa.
At United Way of Winnipeg, volunteers really do make the difference.
More than 140 students from 19 local high schools showed outstanding community pride and responsibility by taking part in
Congratulations to Heather Grant-Jury on receiving the 2009 United Way of Canada Partnership Builder Award.
His big night behind him, Santa made one final appearance at Rossbrook House in Winnipeg to the delight of close to 30 children.
Marina Clay didn’t think she would settle down in Winnipeg, but as a young professional, she realized this is the city where she can make her mark