United Way is honoured to work with Canada’s leading corporations, employers and labour organizations to improve lives and build community across the country. Thanks to their remarkable generosity, and that of their employees or members, we are creating opportunities for a better life for everyone.

Every year, the Thanks a Million award is bestowed upon organizations that have raised $1 million or more in support of this important work. We extend our heartfelt gratitude and sincere appreciation to United Way’s valued supporters.

2015 Thanks a Million recipients

10 Million +

BMO Financial Group


Canadian Labour Congress (CLC)




Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign




TD Bank Group


1 Million +
  • Agrium Inc.
  • Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE)
  • Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU)
  • Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
  • Bell
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Bombardier Inc.
  • Brookfield
  • Cameco
  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • Canadian Federation of Nurses Union (CFNU)
  • Canadian Natural Resources Limited
  • Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union (COPE)
  • Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
  • Cargill Limited
  • CGI
  • City of Toronto
  • City of Toronto Administrative, Professional, Supervisory Association Inc.
  • CN
  • Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
  • Deloitte
  • Department of National Defence
  • Desjardins Group
  • Employment and Social Development Canada
  • Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc.
  • Enbridge Inc.
  • Enbridge Pipelines Inc.
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada with the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency and Parks Canada
  • EY
  • FCA Canada Inc.
  • Federal Service Retirees
  • Ford Motor Company of Canada Ltd.
  • General Motors of Canada Ltd.
  • Global Affairs Canada
  • Government of Alberta
  • Government of Ontario
  • Government of Quebec
  • Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life
  • Health Canada
  • Hydro-Québec
  • IBM Canada Ltd.
  • Imperial and ExxonMobil Canada
  • Industrial Alliance Financial Group
  • Intact Financial Corporation
  • International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)
  • International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers (IAM&AW)
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
  • James Richardson & Sons Ltd.
  • LCBO
  • Manulife
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • National Bank
  • National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE)
  • Nexen Energy ULC
  • NOVA Chemicals
  • ONEX
  • Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)
  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • PCL Construction
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation
  • Polar Asset Management Partners
  • Power Corporation of Canada
  • Pratt & Whitney Canada
  • Procter & Gamble Inc.
  • Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC)
  • Public Services and Procurement Canada
  • PwC
  • RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Rio Tinto Inc.
  • Rogers Communications
  • Scotiabank
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
  • Shell Canada Ltd.
  • Spectra Energy
  • Sun Life Financial
  • Suncor Energy
  • Syncrude Canada Ltd.
  • Teamsters Canada (TC)
  • The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada
  • TransAlta Corporation
  • TransCanada Corporation
  • Unifor Canada
  • United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW)
  • United Steelworkers (USW)
  • United Way Centraide
  • UPS Canada and UPS SCS Inc.