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Nov02

CAMPAIGN SERIES: The City of Brampton Immerses its Staff in Poverty Awareness

Written by // Roxanne Van Damme Categories // Workplace Campaign

CAMPAIGN SERIES: The City of Brampton Immerses its Staff in Poverty Awareness

You may or may not know that workplace fundraising campaigns are in full swing across Brampton, Caledon, and Mississauga! Basically, every year, hundreds of workplaces across Peel Region engage their employees, give back to the community, support the United Way, and have fun doing it.

Oct17

It’s the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty!

Written by // Jennifer Turner Categories // From poverty to possibility

It’s the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty!

October 17th is an important day that is recognized worldwide. It’s Eminem’s birthday. It’s also the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Eminem is taking the day off today, (presumably to eat his mom’s spaghetti) but I’m sure if he was around he would have asked me to write this blog post about the intersection of poverty reduction and policy solutions.

Oct03

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Invests in the Mental Well-being of Newcomers

Categories // Strong Communities

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Invests in the Mental Well-being of Newcomers

Workplaces across Peel Region have officially kicked off their campaigns for the season, and with that, we have another incredible agency that's making waves across the community to share with you! This longstanding agency is all about helping newcomers settle into their new lives within our community.

Drumroll, please, for this incredible agency!

Sep14

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Brings Mentorship for Youth to Peel Region

Categories // Strong Communities, Impact

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Brings Mentorship for Youth to Peel Region

This longstanding agency provides outstanding mentorship services to over 1,800 youth across Peel Region, and celebrates their 50th anniversary this year.

Drumroll, please, for this incredible agency!

Sep13

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Creates a Safe Space for Children and Youth

Categories // Strong Communities, Impact

IMPACT SERIES: This Agency Creates a Safe Space for Children and Youth

They’ve been around since 1983, and they change the lives of at-risk children, youth, and families from low-income communities. They serve over 1,200 children and youth in after-school and summer programs. And over 250 families benefit from their services.

Drumroll for this incredible agency!

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