Change Lives. Start Here. - United Way Alberta Capital Region

Let's Change Lives Together.

Join our movement of changemakers in creating a community where everyone can thrive, ensuring that no one is left behind.

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Our Community is Facing Profound and Complex Challenges

Right now in our community, individuals and families are grappling with a range of complex social and economic challenges. As a result, more and more are slipping through the cracks and in urgent need of resources and support.

A Better Tomorrow Starts Today

By focusing on strengthening mental health, creating equitable opportunities for education, and empowering financial security, we are building the foundation of a strong community that can tackle any challenge.

But we can’t do it alone. Your support makes all the difference…

The Power Of Partnering With United Way

By developing game-changing and collaborative solutions, we unite to address social challenges head-on. We make the most of your resources by fostering collaboration and amplifying our impact. Your contributions go farther and wider, making a direct impact right here in our community.

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Example of how your contribution can make a meaningful impact.

$25 can support 2 families living with low income to file their taxes and receive government benefits.
$100 can provide 30 children (or one classroom) with healthy school lunches for one day.
$600 can provide mental health support and resources for a 2SLGBTQ+ youth and their family.
$1200 can provide wrap-around supports for a student at risk of not completing high school.

Let's Create Lasting Change Together.

When you give to United Way, you join a movement of passionate changemakers who are dedicated to making our community a better place. Your generous contributions have a direct and transformative effect on your neighbours, making a tangible impact right here in the Alberta Capital Region. Donate below!

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Your Support Makes A Local Difference

Alicia's Story

Alicia and Ace access Norwood Centre’s Parent Respite, a United Way-funded program that provides drop-in childcare and family support workers. Now, Alicia can go to school for nursing while her son gets quality early-childhood education.

Vanessa's Story

Vanessa was homeless and numbed her feelings of guilt and shame with drugs and alcohol. When Child Welfare told her she couldn’t live with her son due to her addiction, she decided to reach out for help.

Nevaeh's Story

Nevaeh discovered a love of cooking through the United Way-funded Community Kitchen Program delivered by the Alberta Parenting for the Future Association. But she also found a place where she could thrive, in turn building her confidence and resilience.