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December 01, 2023

100 years of volunteering

United Way Greater Toronto celebrates the contributions of six of our volunteers, who all received the Ontario Volunteer Service Award. Together, they represent 100 years of continuous service in their community.

September 08, 2023

A United Way hub helped Nafisa feed her family and find a community 

When Nafisa first arrived in Canada she was isolated and struggling to make ends meet. Then she found the Rexdale Community Hub.

April 14, 2023

Why do we volunteer?

This week we're talking about National Volunteer Week, Ontario's minimum wage increase and inclusive affordable housing.

January 18, 2023

5 ways you can support your community this year

Looking for new ways to do good in 2023? We have some ideas!

July 08, 2019

At 81, Mr. Jane and Finch is still fighting for his neighbourhood

Winston LaRose is making sure Toronto sees positive changes in his beloved neighbourhood.

March 06, 2019

How to get your boss on board with workplace volunteering

There are plenty of benefits to workplace volunteering, but if your boss still needs convincing, here's what to do.

January 16, 2019

How to be a respectful volunteer

Planning to volunteer? Amazing! Here's how to make sure you do it right — and courteously.