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Tag Archive "food-banks"

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Oakville Food Banks experiencing a 3 fold increase in demand

The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened a lot of people’s livelihoods as well as their financial stability in Oakville. Luckily for the community, there has also been a surge in the desire to help out the ...

Oakville Family Resiliency Fund

Oakville Family Doctor pledges $200K for Food Relief

A local Oakville Family Physician wants to inspire and challenge others with her personal pledge of $200,000 in support of Food Relief efforts, a gift made to the Oakville Resiliency Fund.

United Way COVID-19 Emergency Fund

United Way COVID-19 Emergency Fund – Please Donate

The generosity of our community continues to give me – and those in need – hope during this unprecedented time of crisis. Thank you to those who have contributed from their heart to the United ...

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Burton applauds Ontario’s first COVID fiscal response

Mayor Rob Burton applauds the Province’s beginning economic and fiscal response to COVID-19 as outlined in Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19, released Wednesday.

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Get your shovels ready!

From Monday, May 5 until Saturday, May 10 Halton Region will once again host its popular spring Compost Giveaway. Held at the Halton Waste Management Site (HWMS) at 5400 Regional Road 25 in Milton, the ...

A,B… uh… F?: Literacy in Oakville

It’s as easy as A, B, C… or is it? According to The Excellence in Literacy Foundation, 42 per cent of Canadians are only semi-literate. They lack the skills required to read advertisements, legal documents, ...