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Local Love Toques – Now On Sale!
Local Love Toques on Sale NOW. Made with Local Love in partnership with PTBO Northern Originals $25 – available from our office – 277 Stewart Street, Peterborough...
2019 Living Wage Report
The living wage for Peterborough in 2019 is $17.63 per hour for a family of two parents and two children with both parents working. “A living wage is the hourly wage required of two parents working ...
The TVM Group to Launch East City Condos Showroom Sales to Support United Way
We are please to share this wonderful partnership with TVM Group. Click here for Media Release or read below.  Amit Sofer, President and Founder of The TVM Group – Developers of the 9-storey East C...
Opinion – Jim Russell: What will the political parties do to end poverty?
There isn’t a single community in Canada immune to poverty and ours is no different. Unfortunately, according to 2016 census data, 14,645 Peterborough residents, have incomes below the low-incom...
Coat Collection – Last Chance!
More winter coats are needed While the response for the 1 day coat collection was amazing, more winter coats, jackets and snowsuits are needed for the annual Coats for Kids and Adults too! distributio...
EXTRA’s Armchair Quarterback
It is truly time for people to put their money where their mouth is! “EXTRA’s Armchair Quarterback for the United Way” is a chance for YOU to bid on an appearance on EXTRA 90.5 to chat sports. ...
Coats For Kids – Collection!
United Way Peterborough is once again partnering with The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul Peterborough’s thrift store, Vinnies, for the one-day fall collection of Coats For Kids on Saturday, Octobe...
2019 UWP Campaign Video
We live in, work in and support a community that we love. Yes, there are problems. You, can be part of the solution. Want to learn more? Watch our official 2019 Campaign Video:...
Care. Hope. Vote!
Care. Hope. Vote! Peterborough, was launched September 10, 2019 by 19 community groups as an innovative on-line and in-person initiative to highlight social issues in Peterborough City and County duri...
Kicking off the 7th Annual Paint the Town Red event!
Today near the Hunter Street alley, Jim Russell CEO of United Way of Peterborough & District was joined by Campaign Chair, David Goyette, along with a variety of participating restaurants to annou...
UWP 2018-19 Annual Report and Audited Financials
We are pleased to share our 2018-2019 Annual Report and Audited Financials. 2018-2019 Annual Report Fiscal 2019 Audited Financials....
Announcing: #LocalLove Showcase of UWP Neighbourhood Fund!
Media Release: Last night, at their Annual General Meeting, United Way Peterborough & District (UWP) provided a showcase of Local Love as they profiled several of their Neighbourhood Funded progra...
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