United Way Announces 2018 Campaign Total

The United Way Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo announced on Thursday, January 10th their 2018 Community Campaign total of $4.6 million. “To be able to raise this much at this time is incredible! We have amazing support from our community.” said Steve Yatauro, President of the United Way Board of…

United Way Extends Local Campaign

FORT MCMURRAY, AB – The United Way Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo announced a new total and a projection. Citing growth in the Red Menu, successful fundraising events, and a high level of engagement at workplaces throughout the region, Ken Sandmoen, Community Campaign Chair, announced that the campaign had reached…

Collaboration Project To Strengthen Wood Buffalo Social Profits

            Fort McMurray, Alta., October 17, 2018 – Three social profit agencies today announced a collaboration project to help strengthen the Social Profit Sector of Wood Buffalo by working together to coordinate efforts within the region.   The Boards of the United Way Fort McMurray…

2018 Community Campaign Goal is Revealed

A crowd gathered together under the canopy of the Heritage Shipyard earlier today as the 2018 United Way Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo Community Campaign officially kicked off. The program opened with Gilly Alook, a Woodland Cree; traditional knowledge keeper from the Bigstone Cree First Nation in Treaty 8 Territory….

Board of Directors Elects New President

The United Way of Fort McMurray Board of Directors elected Steve Yatauro as its new president during a meeting held on April 18th.  Yatauro assumed the position from outgoing President, Tony Mankowski, who held the title from 2016-2018. Steve has been involved with United Way for a quarter century, in…

2017 Community Campaign Total Revealed

The United Way of Fort McMurray announces the 2017 Community Campaign total of $6 million. “On behalf of the United Way Board of Directors, staff and our partner agencies, I would like to say thank-you to the community for your incredible generosity,” said Steve Yatauro, Campaign Chair.   The Community…