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Campaign Celebration - tickets now available!

Join United Way Peterborough & District as we celebrate the results of our 2018-19 Campaign. March 27th, 2019 at Showplace in the Nexicom Room Registration from 11:30am-Noon. Lunch begins at 11:50am.

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Change Starts Here - Rob's Story

Giving is about people. Your local love can truly change a life, right here in the city and county of Peterborough. This is one story. Thank-you to our community partners who gave Rob the support he needed to change his life. Thank-you to everyone who has donated to our campaign and invested in our friends, family and neighbours. But mostly, thank you to Rob for your courage to change your life and share your story. There is still time to give. Please click on the donate button on our website to make a donation today. Film Credits: Megan Murphy & FilmKelly

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2019 Scholfield Award - Submit Nominations Today

United Way Peterborough & District is inviting nominations for the Scholfield Award of Community Distinction. This award was established to recognize an individual or organization for their outstanding contribution and ability to mobilize change within our community. “Through their excellent leadership, the award recipient energizes and inspires people to come together to make a lasting difference in the City and County of Peterborough,” says Jim Russell, CEO, United Way Peterborough and District. Nominations close March 15, 2019 and the award will be presented during National Volunteer Week (April 7th – 13th 2019).

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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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Scholfield Award 2019 Nominations Now Open!

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Scholfield Award of Community Distinction Recognizing and celebrating outstanding volunteer contributions to the City and County of Peterborough. United Way of Peterborough & District’s Scholfield Award of Community Distinction was established to recognize an individual or organization for their outstanding contribution and ability to mobilize positive change within our community. Through their excellent leadership, the award... Read More

Peterborough’s low-income earners aren’t moving upward, still below provincial income levels

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Our CEO, Jim Russell weighs in on income levels here in Peterborough.  Click here for full article in Peterborough This Week  or read below. Peterborough’s low-income earners aren’t moving upward, still below provincial income levels According to a provincial study, since 2000 high-income earners have been making more money while low-income earners have stagnated NEWS Feb 19,... Read More