• admiralty-house-museum

    Admiralty House Museum

    Admiralty House was built in 1915 by the British Admiralty to monitor icebergs, ships at sea and provide weather forecasts to mariners. The sinking of the Titanic and the First World War prompted the development of a grid of wireless communications stations around the Atlantic,...

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    Wooden Boat Museum

    Come visit the Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador – a place where the history and traditions of wooden boat building come to life! We are located on the Avalon Peninsula, in Winterton, Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • cupids-legacy-centre

    Cupids Legacy Centre

    The Cupids Legacy Centre stores the extensive artifact collection discovered at the Cupids Cove Plantation site, and houses its field laboratory. The site, now a Provincial Historic Site, is one of the most significant archaeological digs in North America.  
  • apothecary-hall-pharmacy-museum

    James J. O'Mara Pharmacy Museum

    Apothecary Hall housed the Peter O'Mara Drug Store from 1922 to 1986. It was one of the last surviving old drug stores to operate in Newfoundland and the second home for Peter O'Mara's business, which had operated out of 484-486 Water Street as The West End Drug Store from 1899.. 
  • labrador-interpretation-center

    Labrador Interpretation Centre

    The Labrador Institute of Memorial University was established by the University to stimulate, coordinate, and support major University projects and programs designed to promote the well-being of the people of Labrador and to expand the Labrador knowledge base.

Atlantic Compassion Fund

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Atlantic Compassion Fund

United Way NL COVID-19 Response TIER 2

Application Deadline: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 by Midnight

Homelessness, food insecurity, mental illness, and precarious employment are difficult things to have to experience. As public health measures are being made in response to COVID-19, people who are already vulnerable are facing major disruptions and new risks – and many are in crisis right now.

United Way NL is responding to this crisis with The Atlantic Compassion Fund - TIER 2, intended to help meet basic and immediate needs, reduce the impact of further marginalization as a result of poverty and COVID-19, and bring people back together when the time is right. TIER 2 will be available to registered charities and qualified donees to help serve some of the many people in our Province impacted by this public health crisis as it continues to unfold. 

Emergency funding to a maximum of $5,000 is available to cover eligible costs and or expenses such as accommodation and food, personal and hygiene items, wages for additional or existing staff, as well as transportation and delivery costs. Due to the immediacy of the need, applications will be assessed on a first come, first served basis.

Applications must be received no later than midnight tomorrow, Tuesday, April 7, 2020.

Click here for more and to apply today.


Tammy Davis, United Way NL


(709) 753-9888