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Paint the Town Red - 2019

Save the date & pull out your stretchy pants for the 7th annual #PaintPtboRed July 17th! Local restaurants will donate 25% of their daily sales to support our community - all you have to do is EAT! (the hardest part is choosing a restaurant..or 2..or 3...) Do you have a local restaurant/pub/cafe and want to join? Contact Erica for more details:

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Showcasing our #LocalLove Neighbourhood Fund

Last night, at their Annual General Meeting, United Way Peterborough & District (UWP) provided a showcase of Local Love as they profiled several of their Neighbourhood Funded programs and initiatives from 2018 and announced the 2019 recipients. The Neighbourhood Fund provides small, one-time grants to support groups of individuals that are working together to improve their neighbourhood, defined as a physical place or a connection of people, within the City and County of Peterborough. United Way Neighbourhood Funding is used to enhance resident engagement and leadership while offering valuable opportunities for residents to get to know their neighbours and engage in their community. In its second year, the Neighbourhood Fund initiative distributed $20,000 in grants ranging from $500-$5,000.

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Kicking off the 7th Annual Paint the Town Red event!


Today near the Hunter Street alley, Jim Russell CEO of United Way of Peterborough & District was joined by Campaign Chair, David Goyette, along with a variety of participating restaurants to announce the launch of the 7th annual Paint the Town Red event. Last year’s event raised over $16,000 bringing the total to over $75,000 since... Read More