Shirley Turner Named Chair of United Way Peterborough &Amp; District'S 2024 Community Campaign

"Every dollar raised here, stays here."

That's how Shirley Turner sums up her new role as chair of the United Way's 2024 community campaign in Peterborough, Ontario.

The CBC reports the real estate agent and former teacher has been a longtime supporter of the United Way, first as a young teacher and later as a board member and committee chair of Women United Peterborough.

"Over the years, she witnessed the profound impact of United Way-funded programs on her students and their families," reads a United Way press release.

"Her commitment to the cause grew even stronger upon her retirement, as she transitioned into real estate and continued her philanthropic efforts."

As campaign chair, Turner will lead the fundraising cabinet of volunteer leaders who will spearhead fundraising efforts, engage with potential donors, and host community events.

"Her enthusiasm and deep-rooted belief in the power of community collaboration will inspire others to join the cause and contribute to the campaign's success," the press release states. Read the Entire Article


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