United, we make the biggest difference!

When we stand united to help others, we can be part of something bigger than ourselves. Click below and learn how you can create ripples of positive impact that swell to waves of lasting social change.

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Read our response to COVID-19 and commitment to our community and view our funding investments

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Want to make a difference right now? Together, we can give away up to $10,000 to help people affected by COVID-19 in Calgary.

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September is United Way month!

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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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Solving #UNIGNORABLE issues

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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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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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