UW Puts its Resources to Work



UW Puts its Resources to Work

For our 2017/2018 – Allocation period
The United Way of Lunenburg County invested $99,737 in 20 programs

 Funded programs will assist residents of
Lunenburg County
Includes the Towns of Bridgewater, Lunenburg, Mahone Bay,
The Municipalities of Chester and Lunenburg

211 Information and Referral
Adult Learning Network – Literacy & Skill Building
Back in the Game Free Skates to Borrow at the LCLC
Back in the Game FREE LCLC Swimming and Skating Passes for Financially Stressed Families (2,000 FREE passes given away each year)
“Bikes for Kids” – 300 FREE bikes  distributed to date
Girl Talk Summer Day Camps
Hinchinbrook Farm Volunteer and First Aid Training
Hinchinbrook Farm Therapeutic Riding for Mentally Challenged Adults
living with their Parents
Kids and Kops Summer Day Camp
Plow it Forward – Rake it Forward – Mow it Forward – Stack it Forward Campaign
St. Vincent de Paul Community Outreach
South Shore Safe Communities Senior Safety Coordinator
YMCA Friday Night Youth Zone
YMCA King Street Youth Centre

Municipality of the District of Lunenburg
P.R.O. Kids (Positive Recreation Opportunities for Kids)
Senior Wheels
South Shore Family Resource Centre Buccaneer Bay/ Heritage House 4H
VON Breakaway Adult Day Program Pilot in New Ross

Town of Bridgewater
Bridgewater Outdoor Pool
P.R.O. Kids (Positive Recreation Opportunities for Kids)
Senior Wheels
South Shore Family Resource Centre 4H – BES School 

Town of Mahone Bay
Mahone Bay Swimming Pool Free Family Swims
Mahone Bay Museum Children’s Programming 

Programs that benefit residents of Region of Queens Municipality
211 Information and Referral
Girl Talk Summer Day Camps
Helping Hands Community Engagement Project (Caledonia)
Hinchinbrook Farm Therapeutic Riding for Mentally Challenged Adults living with their Parents
Hinchinbrook Farm Volunteer Training
Kids and Kops Summer Day Camp
“Plow it Forward” Community Engagement Campaign
YMCA Friday Night Youth Zone

Previously purchased Community Assets
that are still providing benefits to our community
Harbour House Community Outreach Material
Buster the Bus School Bus Safety Program

Dance Dance Revolution High School Recreation Program
Bonny Lea Farm Industrial Shredders (2)
ARK Crew Cab Truck Purchase

New Hope Playing Surface in Western Shore
Chester Community Wheels Bus
North River Recreational Concrete Pad
Riverport and District Community Room Furnishings
Commercial Toasters for Lunenburg County High Schools
New Ross School Community Recreational Facility
South Shore Scouts Start Up Kits
Fox Point Community Centre Upgrade
Chronic Disease Management Program at South Shore Regional Hospital
Lunenburg County Sexual Health Centre Education Support Program (SHIFT)
Chester Heritage Society Community Labyrinth
Active Energized & Empowered for 55 + Recreational Equipment
Bonnie Lea Farm Ground Maintenance Training Riding Mower
Pinegrove Outdoor Play Association Community Park
Through the Years Community Centre and Day Care Specialized Recreational Equipment
Voglers Cove Community Centre Equipment Purchase
Voglers Cove Community Centre Library
Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre – Aquatics for All Adaptive Devices
Freeman House Community Kitchen
VON Breakaway Adult Day Program Pilot in New Ross

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