Stories & News

Storytelling is a huge part of how we show our supporters the tangible difference their donations make in the lives of real, local people.

Take a look at our latest news, impact stories, and more.

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04.20.21
Homelessness, an issue that was hard to see in normal times, is even more in the dark because of the pandemic. See how we’re supporting youth like Ciizzy to find housing and a fresh start.
04.01.21
A recap of Amplify: a 2-day virtual event celebrating the launch of GenNext East Ontario.
02.22.21
Powered by United Way East Ontario, GenNext now represents and works with communities across Prescott-Russell, Ottawa, Lanark and Renfrew Counties.
08.11.20
Through virtual one-on-one, grief, trauma, and group therapy, residents in need can continue to access the mental health services they need as they navigate the impacts of the pandemic.
08.05.20
United Way partner, Hot Shoe Productions, offers youth the opportunity to produce videos and stories, empowering them with valuable work experience they otherwise wouldn’t have access to.
09.07.19
After experiencing homelessness, Charlotte and Bailey are now researching how to get other young people off the streets with the help of United Way.

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