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January 17, 2022

Open Letter in advance of the provincial-municipal housing summit on January 19, 2022

In advance of the provincial-municipal housing summit planned for January 19, our broad partnership of social service organizations, grassroots and community networks and United Way Centraides across Ontario are calling on elected provincial and municipal representatives and officials for urgent action on affordable housing.

December 8, 2021

Student earns life-changing opportunity

An On Track to Success graduate has been awarded a valuable provincial LGBTQ scholarship.

December 1, 2021

The Ujima Initiative: Black Youth Empowerment

United Way is committed to collaborate with, support and empower Black youth in the community. One way we're taking action is the Ujima initiative.

September 27, 2021

Mentoring Builds Confidence

Janice Smith, a member of Women United, had an ‘aha’ moment while mentoring On Track to Success Students in West Windsor.

August 10, 2021

Empowering Kids for a Brighter Future

United Way provides children with access to out of school programs that give them opportunities to learn and thrive.

August 5, 2021

Release: 2021 Impact Report to the community

Windsor, ON – Thanks to local residents and donors, United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County is helping kids succeed in school and grow into healthy adults.

July 16, 2021

United Way Launches Annual Backpack and School Supply Drive

United Way’s Backpacks for Success program provides students with backpacks filled with grade-appropriate supplies they need for school.

April 30, 2021

Paving the Way to Post-Secondary

VIDEO: Lidiana talks about her career aspirations after graduating from United Way's On Track to Success program and shares how the program helped her.

April 30, 2021

Helping children stay inspired and learning

Providing virtual out of school support ensures that students don't fall further behind their peers in school.

November 2, 2020

VIDEO: Helping Youth Reach Their Potential

Brooklyn graduated from United Way's On Track to Success program which helped her overcome both personal and academic struggles.

June 16, 2020

On Track to Success Student Awarded Huge Scholarship

VIDEO: Leah, a Grade 12 student, was awarded the Ed Lumley Bursary in the amount of $32,000 - a life changing award for Leah and her family.

June 5, 2018

Learning in Leamington

VIDEO: Newcomer families in Leamington are benefiting from the SPARK after-school program.