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Refugee Relief Fund seeks donations to support refugees in Kingston

KINGSTON, ONT./Oct. 10, 2017 – Residents are urged to donate to the Community Refugee Relief Fund through the United Way of KFL&A. The funds... Read more

The 2017 Iron Mountain Shred-a-thon is Saturday September 30, 2017

THE 2017 IRON MOUNTAIN SHRED-A-THON IS THIS SATURDAY! WHAT:  On Saturday, September 30, 2017, Iron Mountain is happy to host the 2017... Read more

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Tickets on Sale for 24th Annual United Way Fare for Friends

KINGSTON, ON. / July 4, 2017 – United Way’s Fare for Friends returns to the Vimy Officers’ Mess, Canadian Forces Base Kingston, on Sunday, September 17 from 2:00pm-6:00pm. At this premiere fundraising event, patrons get a chance to sample local culinary delights, excellent wines and microbrewery beer while enjoying live entertainment and participating in a… Read More

The 17th Annual Day of Caring takes place on June 9th, 2017

KINGSTON, ON (June 5, 2017) – On Friday, June 9th, teams will come together for a special day of volunteering. They will work together in groups and tackle light construction, maintenance and gardening projects at United Way funded community agencies across Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington. United Way Day of Caring is an opportunity for… Read More

United Way Success By 6 Week focuses on early childhood development

Kingston, ON (April 27, 2017) – United Way Success By 6 Week is a fun-filled week of events and activities for the youngest members of our community. Once again, this year the week features over a hundred free activities in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington for children 0-6 years, their parents and caregivers. This annual… Read More

Pat Murphy takes over as 2017 United Way Campaign Chair

Long-time volunteer takes the reins for United Way’s 76th annual campaign Kingston, ON (April 25, 2017) The United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington today announced that Pat Murphy of the Secura Financial Group will chair the 2017 annual campaign this fall. The announcement was made at United Way’s annual Workplace Volunteer Award Luncheon,… Read More

United Way recognizes workplace volunteers during National Volunteer Week

Kingston, ON (April 21, 2017) The United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington will recognize workplace volunteers at a luncheon on April 25, 2017. (11:30am – 1:30pm) The luncheon takes place at the Ramada Kingston Hotel and Conference centre and is sponsored by Bell. The event honours the achievements of workplace campaigns, labour groups… Read More

Kingston Youth Shelter set to open doors to new transitional home

Kingston, ON (April 20, 2017) The United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington is pleased to announce that the Kingston Youth Shelter will open a new transitional home for homeless youth. A celebration will take place with an open house on Tuesday, April 25, from 3 to 5 p.m. at its location on 294… Read More

2016 Workplace Volunteer Awards Winners

Download the 2016 Workplace Volunteer Awards Winners The 2016 Workplace Volunteer Awards will be presented at the Ramada Kingston Hotel & Conference Centre on April 25, 2017. If you are interested in volunteering visit the United Way Volunteer Centre today.                            

3rd Annual Youth Homelessness Summit in Kingston

KINGSTON, ON / April 5, 2017 – Organized by the Youth Out Loud Kingston & Area Youth Council (YOLK), the third annual Youth Summit will take place on Friday, April 7th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Memorial Hall, City Hall. The Youth Council, supported and coordinated through the United Way, is made up… Read More

Community Groups: Get a suite deal at the Rogers K-Rock Centre

KINGSTON, ONT./ April 5, 2017 –  Community organizations can once again apply to use the City of Kingston’s community suite at Rogers K-Rock Centre for Kingston Frontenacs’ home games during the regular hockey season. Use of the suite includes complimentary tickets to the game. Groups interested in applying for this suite deal should: Review the… Read More

Nominate an outstanding citizen for a Civic Award

KINGSTON, ONT./March 27, 2017 –  The City of Kingston is now seeking nominees for its annual Civic Awards, which recognize the significant community contributions of outstanding Kingstonians. “In 2017, as we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, we are happy to announce the introduction of a bursary program for the Mayor’s Awards for Youth Volunteerism,” says Mayor… Read More