Having a common purpose brings us together, makes us stronger and creates community. That might look like helping local families put food on the table, connecting Calgarians with crucial mental health services, or giving people a sense of belonging and inclusion. When we stand united to help others, we can be part of something bigger than ourselves, and create ripples of positive impact.
1 in 5 Calgarians worry about having enough money for food.
1 in 5 Albertans experience a mental health problem every year.
1 in 3 Calgarians don’t feel like they belong in their community.
“When you donate to United Way, it’s people’s lives that you are improving, or saving. I don’t know if I would be standing here today if it wasn’t for partnerships like United Way.”
We can do great things when we stand united!
We exist to improve local lives. We do this by helping Calgary and area identify its most pressing social issues and find solutions that change lives. Thanks to the generosity of our community, we were able to help hundreds of thousands of individuals build better lives.
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Start your own ripple of positive impact! Thanks to a generous local donor, We have $10,000 to give away and need you to help decide where it goes. We want you to claim $20 to put towards the cause you care about most—basic needs, mental health or social isolation.
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