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Stuff-a-Sock Deadline Fast Approaching!!

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in United Way 2014

The deadline for stuffed socks, sock items and monetary donations is this coming Wednesday, December 3rd.   Donations can be dropped off during business hours (8:30-4:30, M-F) at our office located at 39 Pippy Place (The Ultramar Building). If for whatever reason you are unable to make it to our office during these times, please email info@nl.unitedway.ca to make alternate arrangements. Every donation will make a difference.   For anyone needing a quick recap of stuffing lists and all things Stuff-a-Sock, visit our Stuff-a-Sock page for more details.

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Stuff-a-Sock 2014 Seeking Donations

Posted: November 13th, 2014 in United Way 2014

With over 1300 sock requests received from Labrador, the West Coast, Central and the Avalon, we are seeking your help in filling orders. If you would like to learn more and/or participate in this year’s Stuff-a-Sock Campaign, please visit our Events page to find out what you can do to spread some joy this holiday season.  

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Deadline Fast Approaching for Stuff-a-Sock Requests!!

Posted: November 4th, 2014 in United Way 2014

For the past 6 years, United Way has teamed up with charities and workplaces across the province to coordinate its annual Stuff-a-Sock Campaign. Targeted toward isolated adults province-wide, the campaign provides basic necessities, as well as a measure of comfort during the holiday season.We are currently inviting requests from community groups accepting socks to distribute to isolated adults in their community. If your group would like to receive socks, please forward along the following information: Community Group Name & Full Address Contact Name, Email & Phone Number Number of [...]

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New Poster Series Launched!

Posted: October 8th, 2014 in United Way 2014

United Way Newfoundland and Labrador has just launched a new poster series profiling individuals who have benefited as a result of United Way Funding. It's one thing to tell you about the various charities and projects we fund province-wide, but it's another to show and tell you the stories of those impacted most by your donation to our Community Fund. All posters in the series (5 in total) will be revealed over the next two weeks on our FB and Twitter pages. In the meantime, each poster links to a full story which can be found at nl.unitedway.ca/stories.

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September 2014 Newsletter

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in United Way 2014

Check out the latest Newsletter from United Way Newfoundland and Labrador.    If you do not currently receive our newsletter, but would like to subscribe, please email newsletter@nl.unitedway.ca to start receiving our monthly updates!

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Annual General Meeting!

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in United Way 2014

United Way of Newfoundland & Labrador is hosting its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September 30th.  Please see notice for more information!

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United Way NL distributes over $652,000 to 54 NL Charities

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in United Way 2014

United Way of Newfoundland & Labrador has once again invested hundreds of thousands of dollars into the province’s charitable sector using funds raised during its 2013 annual workplace campaign. A total of 54 charities throughout our province will receive funding for a variety of programs and projects. The value of grants being disbursed total just over $652,000. A detailed listing of our 2014 Community Fund Grant Recipients can be downloaded and viewed on our Downloads page. 

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Contribute to a positive change in Newfoundland and Labrador

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in United Way 2014

Who is United Way of Newfoundland and Labrador?   We are a charity for our province’s charities We are the second largest funder of the social sector, second only to the government. We raise money locally, to reinvest into local charities. We invest in specific programs and services for charities based on our 3 main focus areas: Poverty to Possibility Healthy People, Strong Communities All that Kids Can Be   Why Support United Way? It is our business to know and understand the issues within our province. Working with a cross-section of volunteers and business [...]

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2013 Campaign Announcement

Posted: May 2nd, 2014 in United Way 2014

On April 10th, 2014 we held our Campaign Celebrations where we announced the total raised during the 2013 Campaign. With big smiles we were pleased to reveal a fundraised amount of $1,164, 061.90! It was truly a great evening, and we were thrilled to be spending it with so many of the individuals who made the new record possible. Throughout the Evening, workplaces who participated during our 2013 campaign were awarded Merit, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum certificates for their contributions. In total there were 69 participating workplaces and 24 departments from the Government of Canada [...]

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ANNUAL DAY OF CARING - June 5th, 2014

Posted: May 2nd, 2014 in United Way 2014

On June 5th, 2014, United Way will be hosting its 4th Annual Day of Caring. Each year, we bring together charities/non-profits and volunteers from our workplaces, for a full day of volunteering. Projects can range from cleaning, to painting, to building, to gardening, to data entry, to organizing – essentially, whatever an organization has been putting off or has been unable to find the time or resources to complete, volunteers will be available to help get it done.   Day of Caring projects run from 9:00AM to 4:00PM, and depending on the size of your project, we can provide a [...]

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Campaign Celebration!

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in United Way 2014

On Thursday April 10th, at its annual Campaign Celebration event, United Way of Newfoundland and Labrador will publicly reveal its 2013 campaign results.  Through workplace campaigns running throughout the entire province, once again the community at large has come through to support United Way and the work this organization does throughout Newfoundland & Labrador.  United Way will distribute its Annual Spirit Awards, to honor organizations and individuals who made outstanding contributions to the 2013 United Way workplace campaign. 

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