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United Way Supports Grassroots Community Projects Through Its Neighbourhood Fund

United Way of Peterborough & District announced the recipients of the organization’s Neighbourhood Fund launched in February 2018. A total of $25,000 will be shared between twelve (12) citizen lead, grassroots projects. United Way also announced that it will be supporting the Precarious Employment Research Initiative with $2500. To date United Way Peterborough has released $100,000 in new funding into the community.

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United Way Drives Community Innovation

United Way of Peterborough & District announced the recipients of the organization’s Innovation Fund launched in February 2018. A total of $75,000 will be shared between two ground-breaking projects addressing issues of housing and homelessness in our community. United Way Peterborough’s funding model is based on extensive engagement and consultation with the community. The Innovation funding stream was developed based on advice from close to 2000 donors, partner agency representatives, volunteers and community leaders.

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2018 Training & Consulting Services

Our ongoing commitment to your organization is to offer training opportunities that are timely and responsive to your needs. Our professional development training program is updated annually, and is based on feedback received throughout the year, as well as trends within the non-profit sector. We continue to collaborate with trainers and content specialists to provide high quality training relevant to your work. Training programs are designed to suit adult learners by offering small class sizes and an interactive learning environment. Capacity building supports continuous development of individuals and excellence in the non-profit sector. United Way Peterborough & District is committed to working with all local non-profit agencies to enhance the capacity of the sector through training and consulting. We work with board members, staff, and volunteers to develop the skills and knowledge needed to be effective and responsible leaders. As a non-profit agency, United Way Peterborough & District understands the challenges of non-profit leadership in an environment of rapid change and increasing demands for accountability. Our Board Governance Series features proven, nationally recognized materials developed by United Way Canada in partnership with local expertise. We possess a deep commitment to this community, your agency, and your volunteers. The training opportunities outlined in this calendar are designed to enhance your capacity to be a stronger leader, create a stronger organization and build a stronger community.

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United Way Supports Grassroots Community Projects Through Its Neighbourhood Fund

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United Way of Peterborough & District announced the recipients of the organization’s Neighbourhood Fund launched in February 2018. A total of $25,000 will be shared between twelve (12) citizen lead, grassroots projects. United Way also announced that it will be supporting the Precarious Employment Research Initiative with $2500. To date United Way Peterborough has released... Read More

United Way Drives Community Innovation

News

United Way of Peterborough & District announced the recipients of the organization’s Innovation Fund launched in February 2018. A total of $75,000 will be shared between two ground-breaking projects addressing issues of housing and homelessness in our community. United Way Peterborough’s funding model is based on extensive engagement and consultation with the community. The Innovation... Read More