Congratulations to the 2022 Campaign Award Winners!

Each year United Way Niagara is proud to recognize the outstanding achievements of local partners and supporters with yearly campaign awards. The following award winners have shown tremendous support and dedication to strengthening our community over the past year.

Anita Robertson Legacy Award

Carol & Mike Clarke, winners of the Anita Robertson Legacy Award

This memorial award is bestowed annually upon an individual or individuals that embody Anita’s kind heart and community spirit and demonstrate an unwavering commitment to our cause.

Mike and Carol Clarke’s support and loyalty to United Way has been exemplary and we are thrilled to recognize them for their outstanding commitment in addition to their personal financial support. We are grateful for their leadership which has touched nearly every aspect of our organization, including Campaign Cabinet, Community Investment Panel, Golf Committee, Women United and involvement with the Anita Project. It is for these reasons that we have unreservedly chosen Mike and Carol Clarke as this year’s recipients of the Anita Robertson Legacy Award. Congratulations!

Campaign of the Year

The Campaign of the Year award is presented to an organization that achieved tremendous success in their employee campaign in 2022.

This year we are delighted to present the award to General Motors St. Catharines Propulsion Plant GM and employees of UNIFOR Local 199 conducted another successful employee giving campaign demonstrating immense creativity, enthusiasm and perseverance. What was already a successful campaign saw an increase thanks to creative incentives and an overall commitment to the campaign by the Hourly Reps and Campaign Committee.

GM has remained the number one Employee Campaign for United Way in Niagara for nearly 70 years with a current 41% participation rate, GM is a model for a successful campaign. The success of the United Way campaign is a direct result of the culture of giving that is engrained in the plant. Congratulations, General Motors and Unifor local 199!

Community Builder Award

The Community Builder award is presented to an organization that has demonstrated tremendous support to United Way and the community we serve.

This year, we are honoured to recognize