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We are now accepting applications for the second round of the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) until Oct 30, 2020

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Be kind to your neighbour

Q&A with Anita Poffenroth, Distress Centre Calgary volunteer on mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Watch the highlights!

Relive all the best moments from our virtual Kickoff event—the official launch of our 2020 campaign.
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Community standing together

We stand against racism and injustice, united in building more equitable and inclusive communities for all.

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Four United Way employees hold up signs at campaign kickoff that reads “Show your local love.”

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There are so many opportunities to make a meaningful difference in your community. Here are a few ways you can get started.

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The toughest issues facing our community can be hard to see and even harder to solve. Let’s bring them out of the shadows.

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Chase and Nadine talk with their vounteer mentor Alix

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Every donation, big or small, creates positive change. See how people like you are transforming lives across local communities.

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