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City and United Way offer Poverty Strategy workshop

News Release  September 16, 2014 Those working with or interested in poverty in Kingston are invited to a Bridges Out of Poverty workshop on Tuesday, Read More

Empire Life United Way Garage Sale

In the News | CKWS News September 15, 2014 A giant garage sale to help the United Way… went ahead despite the rain. Employees of Empire Life held th Read More

United Way 2014 Kick-Off Breakfast

In the News | Station 14 September 12, 2014 The United Way held its annual Breakfast Kick-off to announce its 2014 fundraising goal. KLFA Campaign Cha Read More

Charity Intelligence Canada gives United Way KFLA Top Rating

News Release September 15, 2014 United Way KFLA has earned Charity Intelligence’s highest 4-Star rating. The grade is based on the charity’s publi Read More

United Way sets campaign goal of $3.48 million

In the News | Kingston Whig-Standard September 14, 2013 The goal for the 2014 United Way campaign hadn’t even been announced yet when the money Read More

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City and United Way offer Poverty Strategy workshop

News Release  September 16, 2014 Those working with or interested in poverty in Kingston are invited to a Bridges Out of Poverty workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 30. “The United Way and the City wanted offer this workshop to equip frontline workers with a common framework to build better outcomes for people living in poverty,” says… Read More

Empire Life United Way Garage Sale

In the News | CKWS News September 15, 2014 A giant garage sale to help the United Way… went ahead despite the rain. Employees of Empire Life held their annual parking lot “garage sale” — just a day after the united way announced its fundraising goal this year of 3.48 million dollars. The event featured… Read More

United Way 2014 Kick-Off Breakfast

In the News | Station 14 September 12, 2014 The United Way held its annual Breakfast Kick-off to announce its 2014 fundraising goal. KLFA Campaign Chair speaks about the breakfast, the initiative, and numerous community participants.

Charity Intelligence Canada gives United Way KFLA Top Rating

News Release September 15, 2014 United Way KFLA has earned Charity Intelligence’s highest 4-Star rating. The grade is based on the charity’s public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves. The organization found that United Way excelled in the areas of financial transparency, accountability to donors and cost-efficiency. Charity Intelligence Canada… Read More

United Way sets campaign goal of $3.48 million

In the News | Kingston Whig-Standard September 14, 2013 The goal for the 2014 United Way campaign hadn’t even been announced yet when the money started coming in. More than 500 workplace volunteers were at the Ambassador Friday morning for the annual campaign kick-off breakfast and the cheques were arriving with them. Empire Life gave $50,000,… Read More

An Action Packed Weekend

Two exciting events are taking place this weekend! Some individuals testing themselves in the Commando Challenge will others hunt for bargains and treasures in the Empire Life Giant Garage Sale CFB Kingston Commando Challenge CFB Kingston Commando Challenge is on Saturday, September 13 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is the perfect team building… Read More

Kingston Radio Unites

One local radio station can change a life, imagine the difference we can make if we come together! So Kingston Radio is working together for the United Way. The United Way invests in programs that have a wide range of impact. United Way funding supports a network of agencies that provide vital programs to thousands… Read More

United Way announces campaign goal of $3,481,000 for 2014 season

In The News | Kingston Heritage September 12, 2014 Heritage News – It’s that time of year again – time to support and contribute to the KFL&A United Way’s annual fundraising campaign. At this year’s kick-off breakfast on Sept. 12, campaign chair, Carrie Batt, announced the 2014 goal of $3,481,000 – an increase of $63,000… Read More

Partially blind student speaks of CNIBs help at United Way kick off

In the News | Kingston Whig-Standard September 12, 2014 Oscar Evans hasn’t had much experience in public speaking but there was one thing that helped him Friday morning as he stood before 600 workplace campaign volunteers at the United Way campaign kick-off breakfast. He couldn’t see anyone in the crowd. The 15-year-old, who has been… Read More

United Way KFLA targets record $3,481,000 goal

News Release September 12, 2014 Every dollar raised makes a difference in our community United Way kicked off its annual fall fundraising campaign by unveiling the fundraising goal as more than 500 enthusiastic supporters and volunteers packed the ballroom at the Ambassador Conference Resort. 2014 Campaign Chair Carrie Batt announced that this year the campaign… Read More