A big thank you to Western United Way sponsored employee Natalie Samuel, left, along with WIL Employment Connections sponsored employee Maria Bozovic, assisted with the campus campaign, and were instrumental in helping Western exceed its fundraising goal. (Read more)
Western's United Way Campaign announced a record-breaking donation at an event headlined by the talented Rick McGhie who was supported by a musical team of faculty, staff and students. The campaign raised $785,386, which is the largest donation ever made to the United Way of London and Middlesex, breaking the previous record of $746,101 set by Western’s 2012 campaign.
Western's United Way Committee welcomes Peggy Wakabayashi, Director of Residences as campaign co-chair. Peggy will be joining returning co-chair Betty Anne Younker, Dean, Don Wright Faculty of Music in helping to steer this year's campaign towards its goal. More campaign facts.
When you support the United Way, your donation stays in London and Middlesex County. Your financial support is invested in programs that have the proven ability to change people's lives and helps make our community stronger, healthier and more productive.
The possibilities are limitless - get involved in your department's/faculty's United Way campaign, buy a coffee on United Way Coffee Day on November 27th or volunteer at a United Way funded agency. Bringing your own unique blend of talents and interests can have a dramatic impact on your community and as an added bonus you'll learn about yourself.
United Way’s Community Impact Agenda identifies that United Way can create change not only through investments in critical programs and services, but also through efforts to advocate and mobilize our community to understand and respond to key issues that matter right here in London and Middlesex County.