Tag Archives: ryan erb

Rural Transportation Challenges

Whenever I meet with social service agencies they tell me one of their most significant challenges and costs is client transportation. With over 6000 square kilometers in Perth and Huron counties, and services at ...
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The Importance of Collaborations Among the For Profit and Not-For-Profit Sectors

Recently I was asked to be the guest speaker at the Stratford & District Annual Chamber of Commerce awards. This is a significant honour. My plan is to speak about the increasing importance of ...
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The Heart of Community

Last month our Social Research and Planning Council released a new report, “The Heart of Community, A Report on Volunteerism in Perth and Huron Counties.” The report highlights the importance of volunteers in any ...
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Violence Against Women – A Difficult but Important Topic to Report On

Recently Larry Marshall (Co-Chair of our Social Research and Planning Council and the Executive Director of Children’s Aid Society) and I presented the latest Social Research and Planning Council report, Opening the Door: A ...
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A Word From our Executive Director for November

Access to Healthy Food is everyone’s right. This fall I’ve proudly stated “Access to Healthy Food is everyone’s right”. My sentiment was loudly endorsed by community members at our Kick Off lunch and our annual ...
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A Word from our Executive Director, Ryan Erb

There are many privileges with being the Executive Director of a fabulous organization like the United Way Perth-Huron. Not the least of them is to experience the incredible generousity of our community. Each year ...
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The future is already here

In some ways the future is already here.  The United Way Perth-Huron has already evolved into a leading community not-for-profit organization, touching the lives of 45,000 people annually by funding agencies, researching social issues, ...
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