IMPACT in February

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FEBRUARY 2016


Tuesday, February 2, 10:30am
JOHN EVANS

Chair of the United Way’s Community Investment Committee and board member with the Keyano College Foundation, John Evans has made giving back to the community integral to his approach to life. Find out why in the inaugural edition of IMPACT.

Rob Van Hecke

Tuesday, February 9, 10:30 am
ROB VAN HECKE

Fire Captain Rob Van Hecke is the spokesperson behind the remarkable Bo Cooper Leukemia Treatment Fund. How did a small group of passionate people inspire over $700,000 in support? We’ll hear how on IMPACT.

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Tuesday, February 16, 10:30 am
LYNN RHODDY

When young people in this community find themselves in a situation where they have nowhere to turn, many end up on the doorstep of Stepping Stones. Lynn Rhoddy has been a driving force in giving shelter, support and hope to youth in our community for years. Hear her story on IMPACT.

Kate

Tuesday, February 23, 10:30 am
KATE PENNEY

Kate Penney is on the front lines of providing care and compassion to people experiencing homelessness in role as Shelter Manager with the Salvation Army. She’ll share stories of generosity and heart that you’ll never forget on this edition of IMPACT.


IF YOU KNOW A LEADER, INNOVATOR, FRONTLINE LIFE CHANGER OR VOLUNTEER MAKING A DIFFERENCE THROUGH THEIR ROLE IN THE SOCIAL PROFIT SECTOR, AND YOU WOULD LIKE US TO SHARE THEIR STORY ON IMPACT, EMAIL OR CALL RUSSELL THOMAS AT THE UNITED WAY.

rthomas@fmunitedway.com 780-791-0077, extension 3018

IMPACT IS A COLLABORATION BETWEEN THE UNITED WAY OF FORT MCMURRAY, FUSESOCIAL AND KAOS 91.1

 

 

Author: Russell Thomas

​Russell is a marketing and communications professional who has spent 20 years in Wood Buffalo working with the OK Radio Group, Keyano College, Arts Council Wood Buffalo, and now with The United Way of Fort McMurray. A regular blogger, Russell's writing can be seen online (www.middleagebulge.com) and in multiple publications. His paintings can be seen in homes and businesses throughout the community. Married to Heather and "Papa" to Dylan and Ben, Russell is a passionate spokesperson for United Way.