100% of donations help local families in the Alberta Capital Region.


Taking Action Together

Creating Pathways Out of Poverty is a bold initiative - one that we must take on together as a community. Governments are working to build up supports; non profits are focused on delivering a balance of programs and services; and corporate partners are exploring investments in key initiatives and opportunities for workplace campaigns. And YOU, as a community member, have an important role too.

More ways you can show your support

Learn About Poverty

Seek out information and further expand your knowledge about poverty in our community. This website is a great place to get started.


Days of Caring are opportunities for volunteers to see their gifts in action.

You can do anything to raise money

Need some inspiration? These are a few of the fundraising campaigns that we will never forget.

Kaitlyn's Birthday

Kaitlyn asked all her friends to donate to Tools for School instead of present for her birthday. Hear what she had to say.


Harriet's Shave

Harriet offered to shave her head if she raised $10,000. Read more about Harriet.

Recognizing the people that make it all possible.

Donors who give $1,200+

Donors who give $10,000 or more

Donors who have given for 25 years or more

Additional Giving Options

There are many more ways to help generate the critical resources needed to fund programs and services. 


Leave a Bequest

United Way, accepts property, life insurance, and trusts from donors who choose United Way in their Will.

Gifts of Securities

A tax-smart way to give; donating securities to United Way is fast, easy and both you and your community benefits.


Tomorrow Fund

Leave a lasting legacy for generations to come by contributing to United Way's endowment fund.


Donate A Car Canada accepts vehicle donations for United Way of the Alberta Capital Region.  They provide free towing in many areas, or you can drop off your vehicle to maximize your donation.

Tax Credits and Charitable Giving

Your donation is eligible for charitable tax credits, which can reduce the federal and provincial income tax you pay each year; Making giving to United Way a benefit to you and our community. For more information about how tax credits could impact your giving visit the Canada Revenue Agency's website.