Archive for April, 2017

Coats for Kids and Grown-Ups Too

April 28th, 2017

  United Way of Peterborough & District’s Coats for Kids and Grown-Ups Too program strives to ensure that children and their families will be warm during the winter by providing clean, gently-used winter wear to children, youth, and adults in Peterborough City and County. This program provides much needed relief to local families as one […]

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2017 Campaign Chair Announcement

April 25th, 2017

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!

April 20th, 2017

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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The Report Card is In!

April 4th, 2017

March 30, 2017 There was a celebratory tone today down at the water’s edge in the Holiday Inn as United Way Staff and volunteers reveled in the success of the 2016, 75th anniversary campaign results. Close to 100 people were in attendance to share in the celebration. Among those was Eileen Kimmett who shared with […]

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