January 21, 2023
How do you build an inclusive community?
In this week’s newsletter we’re talking about building inclusive communities, combating Islamophobia and setting community-minded goals for 2023.
January 20, 2023
Islamophobia is still present in our communities, but there is hope
ISNA Canada’s Elaaf Siddiqui shares her perspective on Islamophobia today and the inspiration she gets from Muslim youth
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!
December 21, 2022
10 incredible moments of impact from 2022
As we near the end of 2022, we wanted to take a moment to look back at everything United Way Greater Toronto accomplished this year.
November 22, 2022
We know the way, but where is the will to end homelessness?
This National Housing Day, it’s no secret we’re in a housing crisis. What’s missing in the headlines and strategies is the need for a deeply affordable and supportive housing.
November 07, 2022
Pandemic innovation: Using what we’ve learned to achieve lasting change in our communities
United Way Greater Toronto’s commitment to systems-level change means championing potential initiatives and harvesting the lessons they have to offer – like our new five case studies series exploring social service innovations during COVID-19.
November 14, 2022
Bonds borne out of shared experiences
Adrian found connection and community thanks to Bella, his case worker at Native Canadian Centre of Toronto, a United Way-supported agency.
August 24, 2022
Welcoming a refugee family to the GTA
Simran and her family got the support they needed thanks to United Way agencies dedicated to helping refugees arriving in the GTA.
November 26, 2021
Why community collaboration is the key to building back better
Why community coordination tables are a ‘game-changer’ when it comes to our response to COVID-19.
October 16, 2020
A neighbourhood lens on food security
Maybe you’ve heard the term ‘food desert,’ but what about ‘food swamp’? Here’s what that means—and why you might be living in one without even knowing it. Food insecurity doesn’t always look like you think.
August 11, 2021
#HelpStartsHere, for all Canadians
Anyone living anywhere in Canada can pick up the phone and dial 2-1-1 to reach a Service Navigator for information on community-based health, social and government services in or near their community.
September 02, 2020
5 steps to building a more inclusive workplace
United Way partner McCarthy Tétrault shares five steps they’ve taken to build a more inclusive workplace. They want more companies to follow their lead.