Wednesday, October 1, 2014 (all day)
University of Waterloo Goes Red for United Way

OCTOBER 1ST marks the start of the annual University
of Waterloo campaign in support of the United Way of
Kitchener Waterloo and Area.

Spread the message by
WEARING RED and show your support.

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

Both ‘con carne’ and vegetarian options will be available.

Donations are not mandatory, but they are still appreciated.

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

Psychology’s Annual Halloween Pizza Lunch:

Friday October 31 at 12 noon in the PAS lounge!!

Pizza: 2 slices for 5 bucks (gluton and dairy free option available)

Bake Sale: MMMMM!!! Baked and donated by generous volunteers – bring your extra change and buy some treats!

Cake Raffle: Professionally made Halloween theme cake. Tickets: $2 each or 3/$5.

Friday, October 31, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

This exciting addition from last year will return for a second time. Items donated by Advancement staff will be set up for a silent auction during the Chili Potluck.

Items will be on display leading up to the day however bids will only be taken during the lunch (so be sure to send a friend if you can’t make it!).

If you have any gifts or services to donate to the auction please feel free to drop them off to Alex Farley or email her to let her know. More details to come.

Friday, October 31, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

Back by popular demand is the “backwards” potluck where we bring the food, and you enjoy all the chili you can eat for $5 a ticket.

For those of you who like one-stop shopping and/or don’t carry cash, a reminder you can use Advancement’s United Way Ultimate Ticket: you choose all the activities you’d like to participate in, and pay all at once via e-transfer. Convenient and easy. (Transparency and record-keeping procedures have been established.)

Friday, October 31, 2014 — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT

Waterloo International Bake Sale!

Cost: Good will donations welcome!
All proceeds are being donated to the KW United Way.

Click here for more info.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 — 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT

Attendees will each get a personalized photo session for up to 10 minutes in length and these photos will be edited and processed afterward for an even better product. The best variety of these photos (usually 3-5) will be sent out within a couple of weeks by our experienced photo editors. These photos can be used however you please, such as for LinkedIn, Facebook, business cards, or your portfolio.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

As part of the Faculty of Science’s United Way fundraising efforts this year with the help of UW catering, they are having a Poutine Bar. 

The Poutine Bar will be located just outside of B1(Science CND). 

The cost for a Poutine is $ 5.50 for regular Poutine and $ 6.00 for Poutine with Sausage. 

It will be held on Wednesday October 29, 2014. We need to confirm numbers by October 22,2014 so that we have enough Poutine for all.

Email with your order.

Monday, October 27, 2014 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT

University Relations United Way Grilled Cheese Fundraiser

Stop by the Arts Quad in the middle of DP, AL, and ML to contribute to our United Way campaign by grabbing some lunch!

Friday, October 10, 2014 — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

Bake Sale

Bake up your favourite or your specialty for the sale. Invitations go faculty-wide!

There is a sign-up sheet at Juli-Ann Sannuto's desk (PAS 2401), right near the 50/50 tickets if you'd like to bring something in for the bake sale!

PJ Day

Perfect attire for a sugar buzz, followed by a temper tantrum, then an afternoon nap :)

Pay $2.00 for a sticker to explain the PJ’s - you are on your own to explain the tantrum

Thursday, October 9, 2014 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

This traditional office event is the chance for you to enjoy delicious treats provided by generous co-workers, while supporting a good cause.

Please join us for the opportunity to not only partake of the treats, but to also catch up for a  few minutes with co-workers, and hear from an agency United Way supports.

We have a special twist to this event this year: bring your own container to fill and take home to share with your family (if you imply you made it yourself, we’ll never tell).

Thursday, October 9, 2014 — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

Drop-in bake sale:

Lots of delicious treats made by your United Way housing committee will be for sale. Please let a United Way committee member know if you would like to contribute baked goods!

Take-out cartons will be available for purchase for $5, $10 and $20. Individual items will be $1 each.

A raffle will also be available with tickets at $2 each or 3 for $5.

Thursday, October 9, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT



PLEASE SIGN UP by Tuesday October 7th and pay your department contact person

Thanks for your Support!!

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

Food items available:

  • Hamburgers
  • Veggie Burgers
  • Hallal
  • Hotdogs
All come with a drink, a bag of chips, and a surprise treat.

There will be a game to play to see if you can win your lunch for $2.00.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 — 11:00 AM to Friday, October 31, 2014 — 11:00 AM EDT


Ticket Prices: $1 each, 6 for $5, and 15 for $10

Raffle Prize:  William’s Coffee Shop Package

Raffle Prize:  Pamper Package

Raffle Prize:  Movie Night Package

Raffle Prize: Picnic Package

Prizes may be viewed in Chem Eng main office E6-3024.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 — 9:00 AM to Friday, October 31, 2014 — 9:00 AM EDT


$1 each, 6 for $5, or 15 for $10

Click here to see what the raffle includes!


Tickets Available from Nancy or Shirley - CPH 1320

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 (all day) to Friday, October 31, 2014 (all day)

Name that baby

The Office of the President and the Office of the Vice-President, Academic & Provost have gotten into the spirit of the United Way campaign with a fundraising campaign as cute as it is courageous. Here are the University's senior leaders, as you've probably never seen them before.

Friday, September 26, 2014 7:30 AM EDT
UW United Way Reps pull plane for 2014 Launch

United Way KW launches their 2014 campaign with a plane pull competition!

This event hosted community members and organizations at the Waterloo-Wellington Flight Centre and Waterloo Region Airport to compete at pulling the Mako Shark Plane! This event included a continental breakfast and the introduction of the Campaign Champion Amanda Knapp!

With a focus on the difference United Way makes in the community, there was a clear understanding of how United Way impacts everyone. This year, volunteers are encouraged to increase their donations by 6% to reach new targets!

United Way KW announced their 2014 campaign goal...

                               5 Million Dollars!

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