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Neighbourhood Funding - Call for Applications Now Open

This request for proposal will distribute $20,000 in funding from April 1, 2019 to April 2020. Applications must be received by Feb 11, 2019 at 5pm United Way of Peterborough & District’s (UWP) Neighbourhood Fund provides small, one-time grants to support informal groups of individuals that are working together to improve their neighbourhood or demographic community within the City and County of Peterborough. This funding will support residents to identify solutions and/or opportunities to local neighbourhood or community issues and act on them. A neighbourhood may be defined as a physical place or a connection of people (ie. an online neighbourhood). United Way Neighbourhood Funding will be used to enhance resident engagement and leadership while offering valuable opportunities for residents to get to know their neighbours and engage in their community.

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Meg On Board

United Way Peterborough Announces 560K Milestone

United Way Peterborough & District Campaign Chair Megan Murphy and CEO Jim Russell announced the campaign has hit $560,000. The announcement was made in front of one of the Chalk Talk Boards in downtown Peterborough.

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United Way Peterborough Annouces 1.2 Million Milestone

The United Way of Peterborough and District announced Wednesday morning that the fall campaign has reached $1.2 million toward its goal of raising $1.85 million for the local agencies funded by United Way.

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50 People, 1 Peterborough

We asked 50 people, 1 question and the result was incredible. 50 people, 1 Peterborough.

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Housing is Fundamental

We are pleased to be partners on the Housing is Fundamental report. We not only funded its production but were also part of an advisory committee who reviewed the research and advised the researcher and author Paul Armstrong. Thanks to everyone involved. 

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United Way Peterborough Announces 1.2 million

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The United Way of Peterborough and District announced Wednesday morning that the fall campaign has reached $1.2 million toward its goal of raising $1.85 million for the local agencies funded by United Way. United Way CEO Jim Russell and campaign chairwoman Megan Murphy joined members of the campaign team in making the announcement at the... Read More

United Way Peterborough Announces 560K Milestone

News

United Way Peterborough & District Campaign Chair Megan Murphy and CEO Jim Russell announced the campaign has hit $560,000. The announcement was made in front of one of the Chalk Talk Boards in downtown Peterborough.   Media Coverage: www.thepeterboroughexaminer. Read More