We announced our campaign achievement, and celebrated the people in our community who Give. Volunteer. Act. to make Cambridge and North Dumfries great at our second annual Community Achievement Night! Thanks to our sponsors and everyone who joined us for this evening of celebration and community spirit.
To read more about the event, and the people we celebrated - individuals and organizations in our community who are really making a difference - check out some of the event coverage:
A huge thanks to the sponsors who made it all possible!
Major Gift to United Way of Cambridge and North Dumfries Annouced:
Gore Mutual and Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada have pledged $75,000 to United Way to help reach our $2.3 million goal.
Online Auction - Dec. 4 - 6, 2014
Thank you to all of our Online Auction sponsors and everyone who participated. With your support we were able to raise over $9,000 for our community!
Thank you and Congratulations to the winners! Click here for information on payment and picking up.
Check our our 2013 Campaign Video:
Some great editorials encouraging people to give and talking about why it is so important!
First, a Cambridge Times editorial on why our goal matters: http://www.cambridgetimes.ca/opinion-story/4113301-united-way-of-cambridge-and-north-dumfries-needs-our-help/
Second, community columnist William Conway explains why he gives in the Record: http://www.therecord.com/opinion-story/4117449-open-your-hearts-and-your-wallets-when-charities-come-calling/
Please share both messages with your friends. We the support of the whole community to reach our goal and help more than 46,000 people next year.
Our Kickoff was a huge success! We announced our financial goal to the community, and the number of people we intend to help in the coming year!
This year our goal is to raise $2,300,000 which helps more than 46,000 people in our community!
Every year we help more than 1 in 3 people in our local community.
A huge thanks goes out to our friends at Ridgehill Ford who were presenting sponsors for our Kickoff.