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United Way Waterloo Region Communities is dedicated to helping people live better lives in every one of the seven communities we serve. We are fundraisers who support a network of agencies whose programs and services are locally focused, informed, connected, and deeply invested in helping people reach their full potential.
Joan Fisk is Chief Executive Officer for United Way Waterloo Region Communities, part of the world’s largest privately funded non-profit organization. Joan brings 30 years of senior level executive experience to the role. Since joining the organization in 2017, Joan steered the integration of United Way Kitchener Waterloo & Area and United Way Cambridge & North Dumfries. Under Joan’s leadership, United Way Waterloo Region Communities has continued to be the second largest funding organization outside of government while also shifting the focus of its mission to driving community change and collaboration.
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2021 Press Releases
- October 7, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities distributes $724895 through General Community Fund
- September 16, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities Celebrates 80 years in Waterloo Region with 80 for 80th Virtual Auction
- August 6, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities Welcomes New Volunteer Board Members
- July 22, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities distributes $690,895.00 through General Community Fund
- June 29, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities raises over $87,000 through Children and Youth Summer Survival Fund
- June 7, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities launches Children and Youth Summer Survival Campaign
- February 9, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities provides over $4.6M in support in 2021
- January 21, 2021: United Way Waterloo Region Communities distributes $560,490 to local organizations through 2nd Round of Emergency Community Support Fund
2020 Press Releases
- October 23, 2020: United Way Waterloo Region Communities distributes $646,000 through General Community Fund and COVID-19 Response Fund
- August 14, 2020: United Way Waterloo Region Communities distributes $1,240,000 to local organizations through Emergency Community Support Fund
- May 19, 2020: Emergency Community Support Fund distributes $1,240,000 through United Way Waterloo Region Communities
- April 23, 2020: Over $800,000 in support announced for Region's charitable sector
- April 1, 2020: Funders united to support Region's charitable sector
- United Way distributes $724,895 through Community Fund October 7, 2021
- United Way distributes $690,895.00 through Community Fund July 21, 2021
- Now hiring a Sponsorship & Events Lead June 24, 2021
- Join United Way’s Campaign Cabinet and Make a Difference in Your Community! April 14, 2021
- Finding Joy Even During Challenging Times April 7, 2021
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