FIND YOUR LOCAL UNITED WAY
Learn more about United Way’s work in your community, or donate to help improve lives locally.
HOW WE HELP
United Way is improving lives locally by moving people from poverty to possibility, helping kids be all they can be, and building strong and healthy communities.
You can change lives
Join us as we create opportunities for a better life for everyone in our communities.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOUR DONATION LOOKS LIKE?
Maimoona is only 22, but the struggles she’s faced extend far beyond her years. At just 19, she was homeless, afraid and completely hopeless. Thanks to United Way, now she has a home, a job and a support system.
211’s telephone line and online directory help Canadians deal with life’s challenges. The service connects users with vital community and social resources, close to home and specific to their needs.
Across Canada, United Way is putting your donations to work where they get the greatest results. Together, we are creating lasting change in local communities from coast to coast to coast.
Behind our work, there are people who give, volunteer and act to make their community a better place. You can join us.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do you have a question about United Way or our work to improve lives locally? Our FAQs provide answers to the questions that we get most often.
ASK THE EXPERT: CAN WE END POVERTY?
Daniyal Zuberi is the RBC Chair and Associate Professor of Social Policy at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work and School of Public Policy & Governance at the University of Toronto. He provides a big-picture lens on poverty across North America.