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What we’re up to right now in community

Here’s a roundup of our latest news and events, including research report launches, community stories and special announcements from United Way. Get an in-depth look at our work on the ground in Peel, Toronto and York Region and learn why your support matters more than ever as we recover and rebuild from the pandemic.

April 13, 2024

Extra! Extra! ILEO hard at work in Scarborough

This week we’re talking about students from Centennial College creating a newsletter about ILEO, an upcoming mayoral debate in Mississauga, National Volunteer Week and United Way’s new book club!

March 22, 2024

Supporting survivors of gender-based violence as they build new lives

A United Way-funded agency helped Francisca find safety and family

March 09, 2024

Celebrating International Women’s Day AND a remarkable campaign achievement

This week we’re talking about International Women’s Day, the results from our 2023 Community Campaign, a job fair in the Golden Mile and connection for seniors.

February 10, 2024

Celebrating Black Leadership

This week we’re talking about Black leadership and Black-led initiatives, non-profit appreciation, and the need for real housing solutions.

January 31, 2024

Provincial Budget 2024: Ontario United Ways are calling for investment in the non-profit sector to deliver a full range of housing options

As the Government of Ontario outlines its budget priorities for the coming year, Ontario United Ways are calling for investment in, and engagement of, the non-profit sector to deliver the full range of housing options, particularly the affordable and deeply affordable homes, so desperately needed in this province.

A transformative gift

An equitable recovery from this crisis belongs to all of us. Learn more about how The Barrett Family Foundation’s $2.6 million investment will help United Way scale support for organizations and programs serving Indigenous, Black, and other racialized populations impacted by poverty.

Learn more

2020-21 Annual Report

Read our Annual Report for an overview of our progress, as it pertains to building a better region.

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