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Pledges for Change raises $ 1,020 for United Way York Region. Thank you for supporting people in York Region, close to home. (Carmen Clayton, Associate Director, Corporate Partnerships, UWYR, with Brennan Wong, Founder, Pledges for Change).
York Region and York Regional Police raised money for UWYR.
Our partnership with labour continues to thrive. On November 17th, 2014 the Carpenters Union presented a cheque to UWYR. Left photo: Tony Iannuzzi, Daniele Zanotti and Claudio Mazzotta Right photo: Tony Iannuzzi and Marcia Lopez
- Volunteer Profile: Kevin Kennedy - Recipient of the 2014 Doug E. Lear Award: The Doug E. Lear Award, sponsored by Allstate Canada, is handed out annually at United Way of York Region’s Spirit Awards ceremony during our signature Celebration event. In memory of a dedicated and exemplary community volunteer and long-time Allstate Exe...
- United Way thanks community supporters at ‘Happy Hour’ Celebration: On Thursday January 22nd, United Way York Region staff thanked volunteers, donors, and corporate supporters during our annual Celebration event. This year’s theme ‘Happy Hour’ saw DJ DZ (also known as United Way York Region’s CEO, Daniele Zanotti) break ou...
- Time for a Celebration!: It’s that time of year again! Volunteers, corporate supporters, and United Way of York Region staff gather to celebrate the generosity and hard work of community members throughout our nine municipalities. As United Way’s most anticipated event of the year...
- 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...