• Tis the season to give: Scottish writer and lecturer Henry Drummond once said, “There is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving.” These words especially ring true in our minds and heart during the holidays. Tis the season to be jolly … but for many in our commun...
  • Local youth creates a positive impact in his community, and the world around him: As a typical teenager, Brennan Wong loves to hang out with his friends, play volleyball, and play the Cajon percussion instrument in his spare time. He is also a trail-blazing 17 year old who is looking to create a positive change in his community, and the...
  • Joining forces to tackle homelessness in our community : “When you have a safe roof over your head, you can focus on any other issues going on in your life,” states Christine Hill-Caballero, Community Investment Manager, United Way York Region. “However, when you are homeless, tackling other problems like mental...
  • United Way of York Region’s Storytellers Bureau: Tom’s Story: Currently, researchers estimate that more than one million Canadians are living with blindness or a significant loss of vision. Vision loss cannot be fully corrected by glasses or contact lenses, and can negatively impact a person’s life. United Way of Yor...

 

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