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Homeless in Kingston Ontario

Homeless in Kingston - Stories from Youth This is a collection of stories from just a small group of youth who are homeless in Kingston, Ontario.... Read more

2018 Point In Time Homeless Count

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The 2017 United Way KFLA Campaign raises $3,504,001

KINGSTON, ON (Nov. 30, 2017) The United Way of KFL&A announced today that the annual campaign goal has been reached, raising $3,504,001. The goal of $3.5 million was the highest in the United Way’s 75-year history. The announcement was made this morning in front of 500 volunteers at the Campaign Touchdown Breakfast hosted by Ambassador Conference Resort… Read More

United Way Touches Down November 30th With Traditional Breakfast

November 29, 2017 United Way Touches Down November 30th With Traditional Breakfast What: The United Way of KFL&A wraps up the 2017 annual campaign with their traditional touchdown breakfast, sponsored by TD Bank Group and hosted by the Ambassador Hotel & Conference Resort Centre. Join 500 volunteers and see how much money was raised by… Read More

Festive Family Photos with a Fire Truck

November 24, 2017 Photo/Video Op: Festive Family Photos with a Fire Truck What: Join Kingston Fire & Rescue for a festive family photo opportunity. Donations will be collected in support of the local United Way. You can take your own selfies with your family or we will have a photographer there to take digital photographs…. Read More

Queen’s Engineering Students invite you to visit Laguna Di Venezia

Kingston, ON (October 30, 2017) – For one day only, and in support of United Way, Queen’s Engineering students will open the doors of the 2017 Science Formal and give the community a sneak peek into their highly anticipated Science Formal. This year, they’re working hard to transform Grant Hall into the Laguna Di Venezia…. Read More

Novelis Neighbor Supports Local Project through United Way

KINGSTON, ONT. / October 25, 2017 – Novelis, the world’s premier producer of rolled aluminum and the global leader in aluminum recycling, will be impacting the Kingston community, as part of the company’s global Novelis volunteer month projects. Novelis provides large-scale volunteer projects in all major locations. Locally, Novelis employees work with United Way KFLA… Read More

Alternative music project, The Peculiar, to release new album in Kingston

KINGSTON, ONT. / October 23, 2017 The Peculiar will release its new album at a concert in support of the United Way, 8 November at The Merchant Tap House in downtown Kingston. The event also features up-and-coming Kingston musician Nadia Pacey of Konig. “We are thrilled to be a part of introducing talent to Kingston… Read More

Rocktober 27th Eighties Event in Support of Local United Way

KINGSTON, ON (October 19, 2017) – The United Way of KFL&A is excited to announce a night of live music complete with hairstyles and outfits from the eighties. On October 27th, an 80s themed event in support of United Way is taking place at Blu Martini in Kingston,  featuring musical act 80s Enuff. Pat Murphy,… Read More

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 raised help refugees settling in our community with critical needs to help them integrate. Supports provided by the fund include work certifications, emergency dental work, mobility devices and other needs. “I… 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 Shred-A-Thon in support of the local Kingston community. The public is invited to bring their boxes of documents for secure onsite shredding by the Iron Mountain team, and all proceeds from the event will… Read More

United Way campaign chair likes helping people in our community

Friday, September 15, 2017 By Ian MacAlpine, Kingston Whig-Standard For Patrick Murphy, this year’s chair of the United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington campaign, it’s all about giving back to the community and giving to the community. Murphy, an owner/partner at Secura Financial Group, has enthusiastically taken up the task to chair a United… Read More