WHEREAS, United Way Thunder Bay is a local organization that focuses collective efforts on issues of poverty in our community; and

WHEREAS, Show Your Local Love Day is a time to recognize the impact of COVID-19 on our community and those who have been disproportionately affected; and

WHEREAS, Show Your Local Love Day is an initiative led by United Way Thunder Bay to celebrate the role, played by United Way agency partners in helping the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

NOW THEREFORE, I, Bill Mauro, Mayor of the City of Thunder Bay, encourage all citizens to join together, to give back to the community in a way that is personally meaningful. And with the express aim of inspiring individuals, businesses and organizations to show their local love by participating in United Way’s RECOVER 2020 campaign, I do hereby proclaim December 1, 2020, to be Show Your Local Love Day, and December 1-4, 2020 to be Show Your Local Love Week.


Please contact United Way of Thunder Bay for any questions or concerns