Support from the United Way helped put Asare on the right track. Now he’s giving back.
Mike lived his life on the streets, selling scraps to survive. Then a United Way drop-in centre helped him find a home.
A trip abroad led Cecil Cheng to a revelation about never taking an easy life for granted.
How a United Way-funded social enterprise helped a young woman get her life back on track.
Ken was a single dad experiencing tough times, but United Way agencies helped him get back on his feet—and now he pays it forward.
Humaira’s own history makes it easier to help women experiencing domestic violence.
United Way agencies helped AJ when he left home as a teen. Now, he’s reconnected with his family, thinking about school, and helping other young people.
When Atiya experienced domestic violence, she had to overcome cultural barriers to seek help. Today, she helps other women.
How volunteering helped Samantha gain confidence—and change her community in large and small ways.
How United Way supporter Alix found a way to share her love of reading with children.
Daniel and his colleagues work with United Way to help their neighbours.
Rose wants to be the first Indigenous prime minister—and she’s on the right path thanks to a United Way program.
Travis went from experiencing homelessness to studying at university. Now, he’s helping others get their lives on track.
When Jayce’s kids fell behind in reading, a United Way program helped them improve their skills—and their confidence.
Wendy learned the importance of giving back at a young age. Now she helps kids finish high school.
Emily struggled at school, but a United Way program helped her get on track.
When Nuhaa’s family first moved to Canada, it was a difficult adjustment. But a United Way program made it easier.