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Blog Posts
How volunteering helped Samantha gain confidence - and change her community in large and small ways.                                                                                  “When I first came to Canada, I was super shy. I could not leave the house at all. My English wasn’t very good, and... more
Press Releases
Terry Huisman, Business Manager for the Lethbridge Hurricanes (left) presents a cheque in the amount of $26,000+ to, Janelle Marietta-Vasquez, Director Operations for United Way, and United Way raffle volunteers  Harley No-Runner and Terry Eaglespeaker. Photo by Erica Perreaux (@perreauxphoto)... more
Press Releases
LETHBRIDGE-United Way is once again inviting registered Canadian charities in Lethbridge and South Western Alberta to apply for funding to support programs for people and families in the 2019-2020 year. Proposed programs will align with United Way’s visions of alleviating poverty; building healthy... more
Press Releases
LETHBRIDGE - Prizes have been awarded to the three winners of the first #YQL Expressions of Reconciliation Art and Media contest. Each of the winners was presented with a cash prize on Friday, December 14 at the Lethbridge Public Library. First Place: “Celebrating Our Differences” by Gabby... more
Updates
Event Date: Friday, December 14, 2018   |   10:00am Event Location:  Indigenous Space – Lethbridge Public Library (North Wing, Main Branch) The winners of the first #YQL Expressions of Reconciliation Art & Media contest will be announced on Friday, December 14, at 10:00am. Members of the media... more
Press Releases
LETHBRIDGE-We all do it sometimes, but this is one time of year where people in Lethbridge are encouraged to embrace what some might consider a personal flaw. It’s a trait that Lethbridge is famously (or infamously) known for – waiting until the last minute to do things. With a goal of $10,000,... more
Press Releases
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
Press Releases
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
News Articles
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