Backpacks for Kids
Backpacks for Kids

Help local youth be all they can be by supporting United Way Peterborough & District in providing basic tools to those who cannot afford them this fall. 

Love Local

When you give to the United Way, your gift will be
invested where it has the most impact.

Land Acknowledgement

United Way Peterborough & District respectfully acknowledges that we are on the treaty and traditional territory of the Mississauga Anishinaabeg. We offer our gratitude to First Peoples for their care for, and teachings about, our earth and our relations. May we honour those teachings.


Are being helped by the United Way
Peterborough & District every year



Individuals were helped by our programs and initiatives in meeting their basic needs and moving out of poverty.



Children and youth accessed programs to reach their highest potential.



People were helped by programs and initiatives supporting personal wellbeing and strengthening neighbourhoods.

What's New

We’re Hiring!
Data  Finance Officer The United Way of Peterborough and District has a 79-year history of building community and improving lives. We pride ourselves on engaging donors, volunteers, and community par...
It’s Back!  Get ready for our 2021 Day of Caring
For more than a decade, United Way volunteer teams have shown their local love and helped agencies with gardening, painting, and more at our annual Day of Caring. In 2021, the United Way will be adapt...
Tampon Tuesday
Tampon Tuesday – 2021 For the 5th year, United Way Peterborough and the Peterborough & District Labour Council are joining with Pure Country 105 and Move 99.7 to collect and distribute menst...
UWP Local Love Virtual Auction
UWP Local Love Virtual Auction United Way Peterborough & District will be running an online auction open to the City of Peterborough and surrounding area. The auction will launch at 10:00am on Mon...
Leadership Development Program for Non-Profits
Leadership Development Program: Overview Who is this for? Laridae’s Leadership Development Program caters to experienced leaders, as well as those new to the role. It is ideal for you if: You are cu...
Give the Gift of Giving
Don’t know what to get the person who has everything? Wanting to show your local love but don’t know how? It’s simple! Make a donation in honour of someone you love to celebrate the ...

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