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

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From sample emails to social media posts, this toolkit has everything you need to help you achieve your BATL for Mental Health fundraising goal.
Jazz found a job he loves at Krackers Katering, a social enterprise that employs people with disabilities and mental health challenges, empowering them to overcome barriers and achieve their goals.
For some individuals, budgets, forms and taxes can feel overwhelming to face alone. When people who are socially and economically vulnerable need support, EBO Financial Education Centre in Ottawa can help.
With the help of United Way, community organizations are pursuing new, collaborative ways to prevent suicide in Ottawa.
Missed our Mix & Mingle with Capital Pride? Get the takeaways from our Q&A with Fae Johnstone, a leading voice on 2SLGBTQ+ issues in Canada. 
Isaac’s personal experiences with substance use and homelessness help him connect with youth he interacts with daily at Operation Come Home. But safeguarding his mental health means investing in the right resources—that’s what United Way and the Community Services Recovery Fund make possible.

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