North Island & Mt Waddington District
In these challenging times, your local United Way has stepped up to support those most vulnerable in your community.
We are proud to say that since April 2020, we have funded a variety of services in the North Island & Mt Waddington District through our dedicated community partners.
Some of the ways we’ve helped include:
735 + meals served
1,838 + food hampers delivered
739 + phone calls made to reduce social isolation and improve mental health
numerous food cards for seniors and families distributed
supported non-profits to adjust their processes so they can continue to safely serve people in need during the COVID-19 pandemic
funded 9 programs through 6 local agencies
Your North Island & Mt Waddington District communities need your help now more than ever.
Read about the impact in your community.
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