Archive for November, 2015

Responding to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

November 25th, 2015

We believe in building a safe, inclusive community for all, which is why United Way Peterborough & District is part of the community task force charged with helping welcome 1,000 Syrian refugees to the Peterborough area. United Way partner agency New Canadians Center will be facilitating the creation of the task force, expected to be […]

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Wrapped in Courage

November 12th, 2015

In recognition of Women Abuse Prevention Month, Wrapped in Courage invites everyone to purchase a purple Wrapped in Courage scarf in support of local women fleeing abuse. “United Way is committed to lending its voice to important social issues facing our community,” Russell said. “Violence in all its forms is unacceptable and we stand in […]

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Breakfast at the Airport

November 10th, 2015

Friday Nov 13, Peterborough Airport hosted breakfast in support of United Way Peterborough & District. Thank you all those who attended and to Peterborough Airport for putting on this great event!

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John Howard Society Lasagna Lunch

November 5th, 2015

On Nov 19th the John Howard Society of Peterborough hosted their annual lasagna lunch as part of their UW workplace campaign. Thanks John Howard Society for a delicious meal!

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