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Updates
The annual FloorRight Interiors Golf Tournament in support of United Way's Community Fund raised $4,440 to invest in programs and services for people and families in the Lethbridge region. The tournament took place on June 29, 2016 at Land-o-Lakes in Coaldale. United Way thanks the staff at... more
Press Releases
As it begins its 75th year of service to the community, United Way of Lethbridge & South Western Alberta welcomes a new Executive Director who brings a wealth of global and local experience and knowledge to the table.  United Way’s Board of Directors has invited Trudy Carrels to join the United... more
Press Releases
In Memory of John Wichers Registration for the 2016 tournament is now open. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Golf Classic in Memory of John Wichers and also United Way's 75th year of service to Lethbridge & South Western Alberta. It's a big year and we are excited about all the... more
News Articles
May 12, 2016 Alberta government delivers on its promise to strengthen consumer protection and create fair rules for payday lending. If passed, An Act to End Predatory Lending will bring substantive changes to the payday lending industry, including the country’s lowest borrowing rates... Read... more
Press Releases
With the knowledge that evacuees from Fort McMurray are spread across the province, there has been no shortage of people stepping forward to meet the immediate needs of food, clothing and shelter. Following the fire, the need will be no less great. The United Way of Fort McMurray has launched a... more
Blog Posts
This year, we’re turning 75. To mark the occasion, we decided to go out in the community and ask what you hope to accomplish by the time you are 75. Being part of the celebration is simple! All you have to do is download our PDF below and fill in the blanks. You can be as broad or as specific as... more
News Articles
As published Feb. 24 J.W. Schnarr LETHBRIDGE HERALD   Some local hockey players were serving up meals for a good cause in a way that gives all new meaning to the term “saucer pass.” On Monday night, members of the Lethbridge Hurricanes took part in the annual Tip a Cane fundraiser at Mr. Mike’s... more
News Articles
Location: Mr. Mike’s Steakhouse Casual – 2375 Mayor Magrath Drive S. Lethbridge Event Date: Monday, February 22, 2016 5:00pm – 7:00pm On Monday, February 22 from 5-7pm, all your favourite players from the Lethbridge Hurricanes hockey team will be serving up drinks, appies and dinner at Mr. Mike’s... more
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**UPDATE** Donations just kept arriving following the collection wrap-up date, leading to a total of 480 coats collected altogether! United Way appreciates the generosity of the community and thanks all donors for helping to keep the community warm this winter! Community members donated nearly 450... more