News & Events

Western's 2016 United Way Campaign Wraps Up

We all play a role in a caring community. The Western United Way wrapped up this year's campaign with a contribution of $657,234 - together we cab to help create real and lasting change in London and Middlesex.

Sponsored employee joins Western's United Way effort

Grace Kelly has started her three month placement as Western's Sponsored Employee. Grace, a staff member in Research Ethics, will be helping the 2016 Western UW campaign to achieve success. 

New format for UW prizes

November is United Way month at Western. Make a donation to the United Way and you are automatically entered into win a great prize every workday in November. Visit Monday to Friday every week in November to see if you are the daily winner.

Thanks to you we can build a community where everyone matters.

Scotiabank StairClimb - Thursday, Nov. 3

Get your sneakers dusted off and help the United Way tackle poverty, mental illness and support individuals and families in transition. More information


Sales for Candy Gram begin (closes Dec. 2)

Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Monday, November 14, 2016 - MSB Lobby - 11:00 AM - 1:00PM

Come order your candygrams! Each candygram will cost $2 or you can get 3 for $5. Large group orders may get a special visit from Santa :)

Orders can be placed via email to

Grad Student Bake Sale - Nov. 17

Education Faculty - FEB Cafeteria 11:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Coffee Day for the United Way - Thursday, Nov. 24

What could be easier - buy your large or extra-large coffee (or other hot beverage) on Coffee Day and help support the United Way. Thanks to Hospitality Services for donating 25 cents for each of these beverages sold in Campus Eateries on Coffee Day.

United Way Chili Lunch - Nov. 29

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Somerville House
$10 donation to United Way at the door (includes chili, biscuit & drink)
Dine in or take-out


Beach Volleyball Tournament @ Spikes - Saturday, Nov. 26

Get your squad together for this fun tourney at Spikes. More information and registration: