We can do great things when we stand united! Our community came together last year to create ripples of positive change. More than 26,000 local people helped improve the lives of over 179,000 people in 2019.

Find out what impact looks like in our 2019 Community Impact Report.

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Our response to COVID-19 and commitment to our community. Click here to learn more.

COVID-19 Funding Investments

See the COVID-19 funding investments to charities and non-profit organizations to help serve and support vulnerable persons.

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Shell Spans 30 Years Of Doing Local Good

Shell Canada’s 30-year, $100 million commitment to being a good neighbour changes thousands of Canadian lives.

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Standing Together With Our Community

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

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Transforming local lives.

United Way of Calgary and Area is a 100% local charity that changes people’s lives, and works to realize a brighter future for everyone across the communities we serve.

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Bringing people together     

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Solving #UNIGNORABLE issues

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Creating lasting impact

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Be a champion for good

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Discover #UNIGNORABLE issues

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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Every donation, no matter how big or small, creates positive change. See how people like you are transforming lives across local communities.

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Do local good

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

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Meet a few of the people whose lives have been improved thanks to support from people like you.