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Custom United Way CB necklace

Looking for the perfect gift for Mom this Mother’s Day?

Why not give her the gift of helping to move a local child from poverty to possibility!? With the purchase of this custom Hillberg and Berk United Way necklace all proceeds go to programs helping reduce Cape Breton’s current child poverty rate of 1 in 3 (31.9 %).

Please note: You can order the necklace and pick it up, if you are local, should you wish to do so. Our office is located at 245 Charlotte Street. Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 3:00pm or we can ship the necklace for a fee (up to $20.00, depending on the location). You must provide the mailing address if you wish to have it shipped.

 

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Price: $150.00

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HELP FOR MOM; HOPE FOR A CHILD

Provide a counselling session for 10 at-risk women.

 

85% of incarcerated women have children in their care, give a child hope – help their Mom.

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Price: $130.00

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HELP FOR MOM; HOPE FOR A CHILD

Provide 1 day of childcare for mom to attend her program.

This program is for women who have criminal record and are experience difficulty in obtaining employment. 85% of incarcerated women have children in their care, give a child hope – help their Mom.

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Price: $25.00

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SAFE PLACE TO PLAY

Boredom can spell trouble for school-age children.

This gift help provide a child with access to before- and after-school recreation programs in a safe and supportive environment where he or she can have fun, meet positive adult role models and make new friends.

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $100.00

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MEALS ON WHEELS

Provide one week of hot, balanced and nutritious meals delivered to an isolated senior in our community.

This program gives seniors an opportunity to maintain or regain independence in the comfort of their home as well as reduces the likelihood of hospitalization due to poor nutrition. It also facilitates regular social interaction with drivers, volunteers and staff.

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $30.00

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HOPE FOR HOMELESS

Give a man hope for another chance for a better life. One night in the Homeless shelter will provide access to support for referrals with addictions, mental health issues, job readiness and finding a home, not to mention a warm, dry, safe place to sleep.

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $50.00

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HELP FOR MOM; HOPE FOR A CHILD

Pay for a seat in a structured program for Work Readiness (28 weeks).

This program is for women who have criminal record and are experience difficulty in obtaining employment. 85% of incarcerated women have children in their care, give a child hope – help their Mom.

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $100.00

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COOKING WITH YOUTH

Give a family a fish and they’ll eat for a day – teach them how to fish and they’ll eat for a lifetime!

This gift can help one low-income youth access fresh and healthy food while they learn more about proper nutrition and how to prepare and eat healthy.

 

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $30.00

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SEND A KID TO CAMP

Summer camp is an activity for many children but for others it is a dream. Every kid deserves to be a happy camper. Campers have the chance to build strong relationships through sports and activities.  Make the dream happen, make children smile.

This gift can help send one child to camp, where they’ll learn the value of fair play, teamwork and leadership – and discover the fun of being a kid.

You will be redirected to PayPal to complete your purchase. Please change the shipping address if you wish the card to be mailed to someone other than yourself.

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Price: $80.00

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You will be redirected to PayPal. Please do not forget to change the shipping address if you wish to have the gift mailed to someone other than yourself.