News 2018 United Way Funding Applications Now Open SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, staff Thursday, Dec. 7th, 2017 Photo Supplied by United Way Applications are being accepted for United Way program funding for 2018. United Way North East Ontario says applications for funding of $10,000 or over must apply to a program that has been operating successfully for at least one year. The organization says it must also fall under one of three categories including helping kids be all they can be, building strong communities and moving people from poverty to possibilities. Click here to register as an agency and apply for program funding. The deadline for agency registration is December 20th and funding applications is January 12th.