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Thanks to the support of our donors, for over 70 years United Way Peterborough & District has worked with human and social service agencies to transform our community. We strategically align our investments to issues and populations identified by our research to set outcomes and indicators realizing the greatest impact possible for our community.

Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS)
Request for Proposal (RFP)

United Way of Peterborough & District is issuing a call for proposals to apply for funds available through Employment and Social Development Canada’s HPS initiative over a two year period from April 1, 2015 until March 31, 2017. Applicant organizations are eligible to apply for up to $112,000 per year for a total of $224,000 over the funding period. Homelessness Partnering Strategy RFP Guidelines & Criteria

RFP Timeline
RFP Details Released to Community – October 6, 2014
Proposal Deadline – October 31, 2014 (4pm)
CAB Review of Proposal – 2nd  week of November
Notification of Funding Decision – Late November/Early December

For questions or more information email impact@uwpeterborough.ca. Please note that late applications will not be considered.

 

Youth Grants

United Youth Grants foster leadership skills and demonstrate the value of volunteerism. The program empowers youth to improve their communities and the lives of those around them. Youth gain skills in project management and leadership, as well as use their talents to support issues of concern to them. Projects eligible for grants are to make a positive contribution to the school community, City and County, and/or peers.

To learn more, see our Youth Grant Brochure.

To apply for a Youth Grant, see our Youth Grant Application Form 2015

2017 Campaign Chair Announcement

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Jim Russell, CEO United Way Peterborough & District announced today at the United Way office on Stewart Street that local social media maverick and entrepreneur, Neil Morton would Chair the 2017 Community Campaign. Russell made the announcement saying, “Neil’s leadership style, social media expertise, deep roots in the community, and entrepreneurial spirit are widely known…

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Faith Dickinson, "Cuddles for Cancer" is 2017 Scholfield Award Recipient!

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United Way of Peterborough and District today announced the 2017 recipient of the Scholfield Award of Community Distinction. The annual award was established to recognize an individual or organization for their outstanding contribution and ability to mobilize change within the community. The 2017 recipient was 15 year old Faith Dickinson, creator of “Cuddles for Cancer.”…

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