Awards Night postponed

Awards Night postponed

ST. CATHARINES, ON (March 13, 2020) – Due to escalating Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, United Way Niagara’s Donor Awards Night scheduled for March 25, 2020 has been postponed.

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United Way Niagara Postponing Annual Awards Night

Awards Night has been postponed due to COVID-19

ST. CATHARINES, ON (March 13, 2020) – Due to escalating COVID-19 concerns, United Way Niagara’s Annual Awards Night scheduled for March 25, 2020 has been postponed.

United Way Niagara’s top priority is the safety of our donors, volunteers, staff and the community we serve. The decision to postpone the event was determined to be the most responsible precautionary measure.

"While it was a difficult decision to postpone Awards Night, we are fully committed to protecting the health and well-being of those attending. United Way Niagara will continue to do our part to help in the containment efforts called for by Canada’s top government officials and medical experts" said Frances Hallworth, Executive Director.

United Way Niagara is closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation and an update about Awards Night will be made available on our website and through our social media channels.

Planning for Awards Night will resume and a re-scheduled date will be announced as soon as it is known.

Information for attendees:

  • For attendees who have purchased tickets, your ticket will be held for you for the future event date.
  • Once a rescheduled date is announced, if alternate arrangements are required they will be accommodated at that time.
  • For more information, please contact United Way Niagara at 905-688-5050 between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


    About United Way United Way Niagara works locally to raise funds and invest in programming that improves lives in our community. Our goal is to improve lives and build community by engaging individuals and mobilizing collective action. For more information about United Way Niagara, please visit

    Media Inquiries

    Frances Hallworth, Executive Director

    (905) 688-5050 ext. 2102