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LETHBRIDGE-Following September’s Reconciliation Week in Lethbridge, three local organizations are aiming to keep the discussion going through creative expression. The #YQL Expressions of Reconciliation art and media contest offers local artists of all ages a chance to win one of three cash prizes.... more
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Dates: Sept. 19 – Oct. 19 Donation Locations: United Way office, Lethbridge TD Canada Trust branches, Lethbridge ATB Financial branches   LETHBRIDGE- Each year, coats and winter wear donated to United Way’s Coats for Kids & Families program help hundreds of people to be prepared for the cold.... more
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Media Release – Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Southern Alberta Chapter is pleased to announce the following 2018 “Inspiring Philanthropy Award” honourees: Small Business – Cox Financial Group (Nominated by: University of Lethbridge Pronghorn Athletics)... more
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City of Lethbridge and United Way partnership provides local non-profits with access to grant-writing expertise Lethbridge, AB – Non-profit organizations in Lethbridge are getting a hand to enable them to better compete for grant funding, thanks to a new partnership between the City of Lethbridge... more
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Pictured L to R: Terry Huisman (Business Manager, Lethbridge Hurricanes), Vance Malchow, Darren Malchow (friends of United Way), Janelle Marietta-Vasquez (Director of Development & Operations, United Way)   Lethbridge Hurricanes fans may only spend a few dollars on a raffle ticket at each home... more
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United Way is once again inviting human service organizations in Lethbridge and South Western Alberta to apply for funding to support programs for people and families in the 2018-2019 year. Proposed programs will align with United Ways vision of alleviating poverty; building healthy, inclusive... more
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  For the second year in a row, the United Way of Lethbridge & South Western Alberta is counting down the minutes until 11:59pm on December 31 – the last possible minute to make a donation eligible for a 2017 tax receipt. With a goal of $50,000, United Way’s Last Minute Lethbridge campaign runs... more
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Event Date:  Monday, October 30, 2017   |   7:00pm Event Location:  Theatre Gallery - Lethbridge Public Library, Main Branch [Lethbridge]  Together with the Lethbridge Public Library and the City of Lethbridge Social Housing In Action group, United Way will host a screening of US AND THEM, a... more
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Event Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 Event Location: Lethbridge City Hall United Way is preparing to raise the flag and light the lights at Lethbridge City Hall on Thursday, September 28 at 10:00am to kick off the 76th Annual Fundraising Campaign. The organization is inviting donors, volunteers... more